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Matt Redmond: 'Gracefully Broken'
Matt Redman is an English Christian worship leader, singer, songwriter and author now based in Brighton, East Sussex, United Kingdom. An artist for sixstepsrecords, he is also a member and trustee of Compassionart, a charity founded by fellow musician Martin Smith. He has been involved in a number of events for the Passion Conferences and worked with Hillsong London.
'Morning Has Broken' by MonaLisa Twins
The MonaLisa Twins are 23-year-old twins Mona and Lisa Wagner. The young 60’s-influenced band based in Liverpool, UK, started out releasing covers, eventually releasing original songs leading to five albums and millions of YouTube views.
Love: The Piano Guys play 'Angels We Have Heard on High'
The Piano Guys are an American musical group consisting of pianist Jon Schmidt, cellist Steven Sharp Nelson, videographer Paul Anderson, and music producer Al van der Beek. They gained popularity through YouTube, where in 2010 they began posting piano and cello compositions combining classical, contemporary, and rock and roll music, accompanied by professional-quality videos. In August 2016 the group surpassed one billion views on their YouTube channel, which at that time had nearly 5 million subscribers.
Joy: Seoyeon Im plays 'Joy to the World'
Seoyeon Im is a student at Berklee College of Music, and she was born in Korea.
Peace: 'Silent Night' by King's College Choir
On Christmas Eve in 1818, a blizzard stranded the tiny village of Ogledorf nestled in the Austrian mountains. That same day the people of St. Nicholas' church found their organ broken. So the priest and organist began composing a song that could be sung without an organ yet beautiful enough to express their Christmas joy.
Hope: Tasha Cobbs sings 'O Holy Night'
Tasha Cobbs was born Natasha Tameika Cobbs, on July 7, 1981, in Jesup, Georgia. Her parents are Bishop Fritz Cobbs (1954–2014) and Lady Bertha Cobbs. She grew up in the church at Jesup New Life Ministries, which her parents led. These worship services are where she started singing, from her childhood and into her young adult years.
'Pure Religion' by Liz Vice
Elizabeth Lorraine Vice is an American gospel music recording artist and musician from Portland, Oregon. Her music career started in 2015, with the studio album, There's a Light, with Ramseur Records.
'Love Has A Name' by Jesus Culture
Jesus Culture Music is the music label for the Jesus Culture Ministry. Its albums feature the worship of the Jesus Culture band, performing a mix of original and cover songs. Youth worship leaders Kim Walker-Smith, Melissa How and Chris Quilala, long active with the youth group at Bethel Church in Redding, became the core of the Jesus Culture band. Jesus Culture states the purpose of music in their movement is to "ignite revival in the nations of the earth; to compel the Body of Christ to radically abandon itself to a lifestyle of worship; to encounter His extravagant love and raw power."
'Prove It' by David Crowder
Few artists have been more successful at blurring musical boundaries than David Crowder. The "Prove It" video is a recent release. Historical facts about the broken chains at the feet of the Statue of Liberty follow the lyrics.
'He Will' by Ellie Holcomb
Elizabeth "Ellie" Holcomb is an American CCM-folk singer-songwriter raised in Nashville, Tennessee. Her father is noted music producer Brown Bannister, and she was a member of Drew Holcomb & the Neighbors, whose frontman is her husband, Drew.
'Clean' by Natalie Grant
Natalie Grant is a Grammy-nominated Christian vocalist and multi-Dove Award winner. She is from Nashville, Tenn.
'Hills and Valleys' by Tauren Wells
Tauren Gabriel Wells is an American Christian rock and pop artist and the former frontman for the American Christian pop rock band, Royal Tailor, which produced two albums over a five-year career. The band garnered two Grammy nominations and a New Artist of the Year award from the Gospel Music Association's Dove Awards.
'Unconditional' by Urban Rescue
“Unconditional” performed live in Los Angeles from Urban Rescue’s City Sessions album. Urban Rescue is an American Christian music electropop group from Los Angeles, California, that plays Christian pop, Christian EDM and contemporary worship music.
'Mountaintop' by The City Harmonic
The City Harmonic is a Canadian Christian rock band formed in 2009 after having served together as the house worship band for an inter-denominational "worship and mission" event for students in Hamilton, Ontario. Here they perform "Mountaintop" live at the Relevant Magazine studio.
The Brilliance: 'Does Your Heart Break'
In 2015, The Brilliance performed "Does Your Heart Break" from their album "Brother" live for Relevant Magazine.
Desperation Band: 'Take Me to the River'
Desperation Band was first formed in 2001, when New Life Church pastor David Perkins suggested that Jon Egan, Jared Anderson and Glenn Packiam play together with their bands at the first Desperation Conference. Held annually in June and July, Desperation Conferences draw thousands of college and high school students.
Hillsong Young and Free: 'When the Fight Calls'
Young & Free is a collective of young people who come together to make music for youth and young adults everywhere. With hearts to bring truth to this generation, they sing passionately of their belief grounded in the love, grace and freedom found in having a relationship with Jesus Christ. Their dream is that through the message that they bring, people everywhere would discover the very reason that they were created.
'Rivers of Babylon' by Playing for Change
This video is Rocky Dawuni, Mermans Mosengo and Jason Tamba performing “Rivers of Babylon” live in the desert at Joshua Tree.
'Glorious Day' by Passion
"We believe God is calling out a generation of college students committed to the glory of His name in all things. God longs to bring awakening to every campus, mobilizing the students of today to finish the task of global evangelization in this generation. God is calling us out for this purpose, in this moment, for His renown." -Passion
'Death Was Arrested' by Aaron Shust
Aaron Shust performs “Death Was Arrested” in Nashville as a part of his live album, "Love Made A Way."
'I Got Saved' by Selah
Selah is a contemporary Christian vocal trio consisting of Todd Smith, Allan Hall, and Amy Perry. They have won seven Gospel Music Association Dove Awards and sold more than 4 million album and single units combined.
Playing for Change: 'Down by the Riverside'
Playing For Change is a movement created to inspire and connect the world through music. The idea for this project came from a common belief that music has the power to break down boundaries and overcome distances between people.
Andrew Marcus: 'Glory To His Name'
Andrew Mark Marcus is a Canadian worship musician. He has released five studio albums, "Salvation and Glory" (2007), "Emptiness Speaks Volumes" (2009), "Our Conversation Behind the Veil" (2011), "When Winter Falls Summer Springs" (2013) and "Constant" (2016).
'Change the World' by Derek Minor
Derek Johnson, Jr., better known by his stage name Derek Minor and former stage name PRo, (born December 16, 1984) is an American Christian hip hop artist, record producer, entrepreneur, actor, and screenwriter.
'Never Let Me Go' by Fearless BND
Partnering with Swam Dance Crew from New Zealand, Fearless created a cinematic approach to one of the singles released on their 12-month journey.
Hillsong United: 'Heart Like Heaven'
As the sun set over the Sea of Galilee we captured this song: The beauty and the surrealism of the moment, we hope, is compared to our hearts towards heaven. In moments where we have no words, we can sing Holy. --Hillsong United
'Go' by Darlene Zschech
Australian Darlene Zschech is acclaimed all over the world as a composer, worship leader, pastor and speaker, most notably for her involvement in the music from Hillsong Church, Sydney over many years.
We Are Messengers: 'Point To You'
We Are Messengers is an Irish worship band from Monaghan, Ireland, and they formed in 2015, with vocalist Darren and Heidi Mulligan. Their first studio album, "We Are Messengers," released in 2016, with Word Records and Curb Records.
'I'm Still Here' by Mandisa
Mandisa Lynn Hundley, known professionally as Mandisa, is an American gospel and contemporary Christian recording artist. Her career began as a contestant in the fifth season of American Idol, in which she finished in ninth place.
All Sons and Daughters: 'This My Inheritance'
All Sons & Daughters is an American Christian worship music duo, who perform in the styles of acoustic and folk music, originating from Franklin, Tennessee. The group's leads are Leslie Anne Jordan on vocals and guitar and David Alan Leonard on vocals and piano. They are worship leaders at Journey Church in Franklin, which is a non-denominational church.
'Home' by Chris Tomlin
Christopher Tomlin is an American contemporary Christian music (CCM) artist, worship leader and songwriter from Grand Saline, Texas, who has sold nearly 30 million records. He is a former staff member at Austin Stone Community Church.
Elevation Worship: 'Yours (Glory and Praise)'
Elevation Worship is a contemporary worship music band from Elevation Church in Charlotte, North Carolina. The band's main vocalists are Chris Brown, Mack Brock, London Gatch, Jane Williams, Jenna Winders Barrientes and Jonsal Barrientes, as well as many other contributing musicians and vocalists.
Aaron Shust: 'Lead On' (King Eternal)
Aaron Shust is an American contemporary Christian music artist on the Centricity Music label. Shust was named the Songwriter of the Year at the GMA Dove Awards of 2007, and his song, "My Savior My God", received the Song of the Year award.
Jaci Velasquez: 'God Who Moves The Mountains'
Jacquelyn "Jaci" Davette Velasquez is an American actress and Contemporary Christian and Latin pop singer and songwriter, performing in both English and Spanish. Velasquez has sold almost five million albums worldwide, recorded three Platinum and three Gold albums, and recorded 16 singles that hit No. 1 plus six more that entered the top 10. She has received seven Dove Awards.
Hillsong United: 'Say The Word'
"Say The Word" is from "Empires," the fourth studio album from Australian contemporary worship music band Hillsong United, a worship band from Hillsong Church. The album was released on May 26, 2015.
'Forgiven' by David Crowder
Forgiven! Forgiven! Child there is freedom from all of it, Say goodbye to every sin, You are forgiven!
'Start a Fire' by Unspoken
Unspoken is an American Christian band composed of Mike Gomez, Jon Lowry, Chad Mattson, Ariel Munoz, and the newest member, pianist Don Eanes.
'Hallelujah Chorus' by Handel
This version of Handel's "Hallelujah Chorus" is by the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields and conducted by Sir Neville Marriner.
'Back to God' by Reba McEntire
This is from Reba McEntire's album "Sing It Now: Songs of Faith & Hope" released in February 2017.
For King and Country: 'No Turning Back'
"The power of music can impact our mood, emotions, our day. But when you merge the strength of music with the heart, hope and passion of the Gospel... it has the ultimate power not only to change someone's day, but to impact them for eternity. This is why we write music and sing songs - we hope that people will be moved, encouraged and stirred to live a life for Someone greater than themselves." --For King and Country
Jason Gray: 'Remind Me Who I Am'
Jason Gray was born and raised in Southwestern Minnesota where he spent six years in youth ministry before going into full-time music ministry in 1999 as an independent artist. He lives near the Twin Cities area.
'Never Stop' by Urban Rescue
Urban Rescue is a revival band from Los Angeles and the first ever act signed to Rend Family Records – a partnership between Irish celebration band Rend Collective and Capitol Christian Music Group. Fronted by Jordan Frye, Urban Rescue is on a mission to inspire the next generation of believers to see their churches, communities and cities awakened by the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
Tenth Avenue North: 'I Have This Hope'
Tenth Avenue North is an American contemporary Christian music band from West Palm Beach, Florida that takes its name from an east-west road in Palm Beach County. The group was formed while members attended Palm Beach Atlantic University. "I Have This Hope" is from their album "Followers," released in September 2016.
Hillsong United: 'Heaven Knows' from 'The Shack' movie
"It was an honor to write a song for the soundtrack, something we have actually had little experience in. We hope, as with everything we do, that people take away a portion of the greater message about Jesus!"
CrossRoad church complements Beatitudes series with Beatles' tunes
CrossRoad church in Jacksonville complements their sermon series on the Beatitudes with their band's covers of several Beatles' tunes. For the sermon based on Matthew 5:3, the band offers "Can't Buy Me Love."
'Relent' by Citizens and Saints
"Relent" is a cut from the band's album, "A Mirror Dimly," released in September 2016.
All Sons and Daughters: 'Brokenness Aside'
"We are all poets and saints, we all have something to say, and whatever we have to say comes from our places of brokenness." --All Sons and Daughters
'Soul On Fire' by Third Day
"Soul on Fire" is on the album "Lead Us Back: Songs of Worship," which was released in 2015.
Kristene DiMarco's 'Jesus, Your Love'
Jesus Culture Music presents Kristene DiMarco performing "Jesus, Your Love" from her album "Mighty."
'Zion' by Kings Kaleidoscope
This song is from the band's album "Becoming Who We Are."