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April 11, 2012

Nashville, Tenn. —  Multi-platinum, AMA, GRAMMY and Dove award-winning artist Casting Crowns garners its third RIAA certified Gold digital single surpassing more than 500,000 units with “East to West,” from the group’s 2007 platinum release The Altar and the Door.

April 10, 2012

NASHVILLE, Tenn.— Faith, Hope & Lullabies: Sing Me To Sleep, the latest offering in Sparrow Records’ popular Faith, Hope & Lullabies series, brings together some of the top names in Christian music, including Steven Curtis Chapman, Nichole Nordeman and Matthew West.

April 04, 2012

Seattle, Wa. –This week, BEC RecordingsKJ-52 released his seventh studio album, Dangerous, which debuted in the Top 10 on the iTunes® Christian & Gospel Album chart this week. The title track is climbing the radio charts -- at CHR the song is New and Active this week, and at Rock it has moved into the Top 25.

April 04, 2012

It has been 10 years since Rick Elias recorded his last solo album. Why the long absence? Let Rick explain it: “I've always felt there are two kinds of writers--those who write until they have something to say and those who write when they have something to say. I've always wanted to be the latter.

April 04, 2012

Nashville, Tenn., April 4, 2012: Sparrow Records recording artist Britt Nicole, newly dubbed as Christian music’s “Queen of Pop," struck Gold with both critics and fans alike as she unveiled her third studio album last week.

April 04, 2012

NASHVILLE, Tenn.— Acclaimed Irish modern hymn writers and recording artists Keith & Kristyn Getty made their debut on one of the world’s most prestigious stages, Nashville’s Grand Ole Opry, on Saturday.

March 30, 2012

Nashville, TN — The accolades continue to grow for Aaron Shust and his incredible career, as he was just fan-voted as Best Inspirational Artist on the 2012 Readers’ Choice Awards. Voting began on the popular website February 22 with fans nominating twenty artists, and the top five artists who garnered the most votes became the finalists. Voting ended March 21 with Shust winning the category.

March 30, 2012

NASHVILLE, Tenn.— Hymns, the highly-anticipated sophomore solo effort from Christian music’s premier country recording artist, Guy Penrod, is slated to bow March 27 from Gaither Music Group/Servant Records.

March 30, 2012

Nashville, TN - After receiving five GRAMMY® awards, countless other accolades, and with album sales in excess of 10 million, it’s no surprise that critics and fans alike bravoed superstar TobyMac upon the release of Dubbed & Freq’d: A Remix Project, his first remix album in seven years.

March 21, 2012

Breathe In Receives Media Acclaim Upon Release

Nashville, Tenn., March 21, 2012: On the heels of a street week filled with overwhelmingly positive reviews, several sold-out album release concerts and their single “When The Stars Burn Down” poised to crown radio charts, it’s good to be Phillips, Craig & Dean! Their latest recording Breathe In (Fair Trade Services) bowed at retail last Tuesday, March 13.