Forming for the first Planetshakers Conference in 1997, Australian Christian Worship band Planetshakers is passionate to see generations worldwide unite together to worship God. Their heart is to see people encounter God, be transformed by His presence, and be empowered to make a difference in their world.
What It Sounds Like:
Once again, Planetshakers showcase a collection of songs that displays their full worship style. They have performed music multiple ways from piano ballads to the beats in the background. The EP delivers many different types of music.
There are multiple spiritual highlights on the EP, but the biggest moment was on “I Choose You.” Repeating the phrase, “I Choose You” is inspiring, and brings a feeling of renewal as you reflect that God chooses us to live our best life. It makes you stop in your tracks and want to praise Jesus wherever you are at!
Best Song On The Record:
It’s hard to choose a single best song on this record, but if you had to choose one song out of this beautiful collection of five, it would be the final track “God is on the Throne.” With lyrics like, “God you are faithful to move again”, “Jesus I’m grateful,” and “You’re my savior so I won’t fear,” it will help you get through the day. This is also a great song to listen to after you say a little prayer, and is one piano ballad that you’ll want to add to your playlists.
Joel Vaughn is an artist who plays pop/rock praise and worship music. He has released three studio albums to date; this EP is Control Volume 2 which is a follow up to Control Volume 1 from 2018.
What It Sounds Like:
With a variety of styles on Control 2, there is something special for each person who listens. The first song “Unreserve” is an upbeat pop song that reminded me of Mercyme and The Afters. The second song “More Than Good Enough” reminds me of an energetic pop song, while the third song “Something New” reminds me of a Tobymac song with it's EDM style. The fourth song, “I Look to You,” is an uplifting pop song that makes me feel loved and full of hope. The last song, “I Give It All Back,” is my favorite song. With the piano and amazing vocals, it reminded me of Danny Gokey’s "Tell Your Heart Beat Again."
This album was inspired by the song “More Than Good Enough.” With lyrics like, “You are strongest at my weakest” and “I’m more than good enough,” it makes me feel loved and reminds me that God isn’t done with me yet.
Best Song On The Record:
“I Give It All Back” is an amazing piano ballad, and now resides on my daily playlist. I instantly feel loved and appreciated when hearing this track.
This is, by far, Vaughn’s best release to date. Every song is great to listen to and a great addition to your daily shuffle. Put this on at the start of your day, and watch the sun shine a bit brighter!
No Limits with Jesus on our Side | Posted March-26-2019 What you Need to Know:
The Freedom Movement band is a collective; a melting pot of musicians, diverse in ethnicity, influences and backgrounds spanning a wide array of human experiencesFreedom Movement Worship was found at the Freedom Church of Philadelphia, a fast-growing church in the city. Freedom Movement is the collective of artists creating the soundtrack to the wave of growth the church is experiencing in this season.
What it Sounds Like:
This album offers many different styles and should be a joy for everyone to listen to. With a variety of genres from rock, pop, and gospel this is one album that should be in your weekly rotation. The album also is live so it makes you feel like you are in the front row watching them perform. Every song in this album will make you want to play the next one and play the entire album again and again.
For Fans Of:
Passion, Kirk Franklin, Diverse City
Every song is a spiritual highlight but “King of my Heart” is the biggest highlight. This song is an inspiration because God loves us no matter what and he will always be in our hearts. He will defend us from evil and always be there in our darkest times. The entire album is an inspiration and a journey of wonder.
Best Song on Album:
"Spirit Break Out" is by far my personal favorite song on the album. It gives you the classic gospel vibe and makes me want to sing along. “Heaven Come Down” and “Spirit Break Out” makes you want to go out and worship and spread the good news of God.
Freedom Movement’s new album is a must play for everyone. It makes you feel connected with Jesus and it makes you want to explore them more. It gives you a classic Gospel album feel in 2019. This is a must listen and you will enjoy every moment of the day.
Radiate Worship is a worship band from Bergen, Norway. They started as a part of the worship ministry in a local church and they have been focusing on writing and producing songs with a fresh expression since 2008. "We have a burning passion to show young people who Jesus is," the group explains. "We dream about crushing the boundaries of what worship can be."
What it sounds like:
Radiate Worship’s new album, Come Alive, is a marvelous praise and worship album. If you enjoy some uplifting tunes and want to feel connected to Jesus, the group's third release is for you. Every song on the album makes you feel connected to Jesus. Songs like “Victorious” and “Trust” are two songs that everyone should listen to, but all songs are packed with uplifting messages full of inspiration.
For the fans of:
Passion, Hillsong Worship, Bethel Music
I felt closer to God and fully inspired while listening to this album and it made me want to share his good news with everyone! The spirit was definitely infectious!
Best Song on Record:
The headlining song of the album, “Come Alive,” tells us Jesus is alive in every single one of us and he will never leave us.
Throughout the album, I grew in my faith journey and I felt connected with every song. This will certainly be part of my weekly shuffle.