NRT Christian Music News Update
NBA MVP Stephen Curry Joins Lecrae On Stage
NRT News Roundup, August 26, 2015
 

NBA MVP Stephen Curry Joins Lecrae On Stage
   

Posted: August 26, 2015, 5:00 PM | Category: General
Artist Tags: Matthew West / Beacon Light / Kevin Max / NEEDTOBREATHE / Lauren Daigle / Trip Lee / Crowder / Passion / Jesus Culture / Bethel Music / Kari Jobe / Hillsong UNITED / Jonny Diaz / Lecrae / Sanctus Real / Carlos Whittaker / 1GN (1 Girl Nation) / Anthem Lights
Source: Staff Reports

Here's what's happening TODAY in Christian music...

1. Kyle Kupecky and wife Kelsey announced to the world they're expecting a boy! They've already picked (and shared) a name: Hudson. They said Hudson is both a surprise and a miracle, and they couldn't be more excited.

2. Caleb + Kelsey--the married couple representing both Anthem Lights and 1 Girl Nation--said they got a brand new bedspread that really reflects their passions. It's a giant set that makes the bed look like a pepperoni pizza. We don't think they really got it, but kudos for sharing the memorable photo!

3. Speaking of Anthem Lights, the band is always covering songs, and they just released their take on throwback hit "Drops of Jupiter" by Train. It'll get lots of plays, because they've solidly established themselves as YouTube stars.

4. Worship leader/author Carlos Whittaker has a sizable social media following, and he activated them after he said a rental car company overcharged him. The company apologized, agreed to refund the money and is giving him a complimentary rental. They asked if Whittaker could tweet something positive to offset the negative publicity, and he said he'd be happy to as soon as his money has been refunded.

5. Sanctus Real has released a lyric video for their new song, "Longer than a Lifetime," which features throwback archive footage of the band on tour and behind the scenes. It's a great companion to the "best of" album that the new song accompanies.

6. Reigning NBA MVP Steph Curry joined Lecrae onstage recently and showed off some dance moves. The outspoken Christian athlete has long been an admirer of the Reach Records rapper.

7. Jonny Diaz took his daughter to her first concert over the weekend. He said it's safe to say that little Charlie is a NEEDTOBREATHE fan.

8. The 2015 OUTCRY tour recently wrapped a two-week, 7,200-mile, 12-city journey supporting local church ministries. Led by Hillsong UNITED, Kari Jobe, Bethel Music, Jesus Culture, Passion, Crowder, Trip Lee and Lauren Daigle, the first-ever tour led more than 130,000 people in powerful times of praise and worship.

Quotes (3)

1. "Neighbor Kid: 'Mr Max, are you a real pirate?' Me: 'Not really, but I have sailed the seven seas, got a tattoo of a ship on my arm, met many a fair lady, been in some fights, and have pilfered ideas from the treasure chests of the artistic collective..' Neighbor Kid: 'Sounds real enough to me...'" - Kevin Max

2. "A stage is made of material that will fade away, but I use it to declare eternal truth." - Rapper Beacon Light

3. "While you and I may have been born broken, God won't let us stay there. Healing is real; we can go from wounded to mended if we take the hand of our Healer." - Matthew West

For more quotes from your favorite Christian artists, click here.

 


More Christian Music News Headlines View All News Add News

ADVERTISEMENT

Filming has started on "God's Not Dead 4"
Monday, January 18, 2021
Reach Records Drops "Still 40 Deep" Featuring Hulvey And Wande
Monday, January 18, 2021
The Dailys - A Musical Collaboration Of Ellie Holcomb and Jillian Edwards Release EP
Monday, January 18, 2021
Gotee Records' Terrian Set To Release New Album February 26th
Monday, January 18, 2021
Remedy Drive Unveils 'Imago Amor' Jan. 29th
Monday, January 18, 2021
Upcoming Rock Band The Midnight Wedding Readies Debut Album
Thursday, January 14, 2021
Powerful Pop Amplifies Joel Vaughn's 'Louder Than The Lies'
Thursday, January 14, 2021
UK-Based Christian Rock Band Amongst Wolves Release "Voices" Single
Thursday, January 14, 2021
Curb/Word Entertainment's Sidewalk Prophets Announces 'Reasons For Joy' Tour
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
View All News

Christian Music, Facebook Christian Music, Twitter Christian Music, YouTube Christian Music, Instagram
ADVERTISEMENT

Christian Music

©2021 NewReleaseToday
A Division Of NRT Media Inc.

 

Secure
CHRISTIAN MUSIC

Discover New Artists
New This Week
Coming Soon
Playlists
NEW! PodCasts
Free Music
Album Reviews

NEWS

New Music
Movies / Media
Events
Tours
General

VIDEOS

Music Videos
Exclusives

EXCLUSIVES

Articles
Devotionals
Interviews
Concert Reviews
We Love Awards

MORE INFO

RSS
Privacy Policy
Terms of Use
Advertising
Staff
New Music Email
Contact

RESOURCES

Music Studies
Artist Training

CONNECT

Facebook
Twitter
Instagram
YouTube