NASHVILLE, Tenn.--Dove Award-winning Christian rock band Seventh Day Slumber has signed a recording agreement with VSR Music Group, it was recently announced. The band's highly anticipated 10th studio recording will be released May 13, distributed by Capitol Christian Distribution.
"We are very excited to have Seventh Day Slumber as a part of the VSR family," said Ken Mary, President, VSR Music Group. "We have been huge fans of the band since their first recording, and we feel that their commitment to ministry and creating great music works perfectly alongside the vision we have for the label."
Since their debut in 1996, Seventh Day Slumber has been at the forefront of the Christian rock scene. The band has recorded nine albums, selling a combined total of nearly 500,000 units. Once Upon A Shattered Life, released in 2005, reached #1 on Billboard magazine's Heatseekers Albums chart, while 2007's Finally Awake landed at #1 on Billboard's Top Christian and Gospel Albums chart. In 2009, the band's Rescatame garnered a GMA Dove Award for Spanish Language Album of the Year.
A consistent force on Christian CHR and rock radio, Seventh Day Slumber has charted five #1 singles and 14 Top 10 hits. Their signature songs include "Oceans From The Rain," "Inside Out," "Caroline," "Finally Awake" and "Wasted Life." Throughout their career, the band has maintained an active touring schedule, bringing their powerful live show to countless festivals, fairs, churches and colleges throughout the country.
VSR Music Group, established in 2006, is distributed by Capitol Christian Distribution. The roster has included internationally recognized artists such as Esterlyn, Ever Stays Red, Chris and Conrad, Daniel Winans, Ember, Echoes the Fall, Jason Allen Rich, Re:zound and Silverline, as well as celebrated new artists such as Brian Weaver and Anna.