Matt Redman is married to Beth and they have five children. Based on the south coast of England, they are part of St Peter’s church, Brighton. Matt has been a full-time worship leader since the age of 20 and this journey has taken him to countries such as South Africa, Japan, India, Australia, Germany and the Czech Republic. Along the way he has sung in venues such as the Angels baseball stadium, both old and new Wembley stadiums, St Paul’s Cathedral and the Royal Albert Hall.
Matt’s earlier songs include 'The Heart of Worship', 'You Never Let Go' and 'Blessed Be Your Name'. More recent compositions include the Grammy-nominated ‘Our God’, and the double-Grammy winning ’10,000 Reasons’ – for which he also received a Billboard award in the USA. His latest record was recorded live at LIFT, a worship leader collective hosted by Passion City Church in Atlanta, GA.
Matt is also the author of several books, including The Unquenchabl Worshipper, Facedown, Mirrorball, Blessed Be Your Name (co-authored with Beth Redman) and Indescribable (co-authored with Louie Giglio).
Dove Awards| Posted October 22, 2013
5 categories on Dove Awards! woooow!
SONG of the Year - 10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord)
Songwriter of the Year
ContempChristianPERFORMANCE - 10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord)
Pop Contemporay SONG - 10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord)
Praise & Worship SONG - 10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord)
Special Event ALBUM - Passion: Let The Future Begin (with Chris Tomlin, Kristian Stanfill, Brett Younker, Kari Jobe, Crowder, Christy Nockels)
passionate wshp| Posted November 10, 2009
wow, matt is such an anointed worship leader. his songs have reached millions of worshipers. matt is a really humble guy. you can tell the lyrics he writes (together with his wife) are heart-felt and deep. solid worship.