Joel Hanson

Jul 09, 2017
Oct 27, 2009
Jan 01, 2002
Jan 01, 2000

Joel Hanson is listed in the credits for the following albums:

Year Artist Album Role
1992 PFR Pray for Rain Songwriter, Guitar, Lead Vocals
1993 PFR Goldie's Last Day Songwriter, Guitars, Wurlitzer, Vocals
1994 PFR Great Lengths Songwriter, Guitar, Lead Vocals
1996 PFR Them Songwriter, Guitar, Vocals
1997 PFR The Late Great PFR Songwriter, Guitar, Keyboards, Vocals
1998 Sierra Story of Life Songwriter, Guitars
1998 Buck Enterprises Buck Additional Vocals
1998 Out of the Grey Remember This Songwriter
2000 Joel Hanson Captured Producer, Songwriter, Guitars, Keyboards, Vocals
2000 Petra Double Take Songwriter
2001 PFR Disappear Songwriter, Guitar, Vocals
2004 MercyMe Undone Songwriter
2004 PFR The Bookhouse Recordings Songwriter, Guitar, Vocals
2012 Jason Gray Christmas Stories: Repeat The Sounding Joy Songwriter, Background Vocals
2016 Dogs of Peace Heel Guest Vocals

Joel Hanson

Joel Hanson has been a member of:

Nov 08, 1966

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Joel Hanson is an American singer, songwriter, musician, and worship pastor mainly known as the lead singer and guitarist for Christian rock band PFR, which formed after Hanson played in groups known as the Joel Hanson Band and Inside Out. After the breakup of the band, he went on to a solo career with the albums Captured, Broken, and What If It Is. Hanson is a songwriter who has collaborated with several artists across the music industry, including Sara Groves, Geoff Moore, and Phil Keaggy. His brother, Jade, was the lead singer for the Christian rock band Believable Picnic.

Wikipedia contributors. (2021, February 5). Joel Hanson. In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved 01:50, March 5, 2021, from

Where are they Now: 

Joel has served as the Pastor of Worship at the Church of the Open Door in Maple Grove, MN since 2008.

Church of the Open Door. (2019). Our Leadership.

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