Family Life Music News 8/26/13

08.26.13 | Terese Main | Comments[0]

Mandisa's new CD, "Overcomer" is in stores Tuesday, 8/27.  Monday night, she will share the heart behind the music, perform some of the songs acoustic and even give a "Mandisercize" workout!  It happens 8/26 at 7pm and 10pm on her Ustream page, here

Big Daddy Weave is hitting the road for their "The Only Name Tour".  They have two stops in our area: 
10/12 Lewisburg, PA
11/3 Butler, PA
Find out more at

Jamie Grace recently got in touch with her inner 12-year old when she posted a Facebook pic of herself on the road:  "chillin in the back of a mini van playing my DS, snacking on cheese cubes and blastin Veggie Tales adn Cheetah Girls in my headphones." 

Newboys are making a cameo in the upcoming movie, "God's Not Dead," coming in the Spring of 2014.  Watch a trailer here

The Dove Award Nominees have been announced.  Winners will be announced 10/15.  Here are some of the category contenders:

Pop/Contemporary Song of the Year
"10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord)" – Matt Redman
"Need You Now (How Many Times)"– Plumb
"Redeemed" – Big Daddy Weave
"The Dream" – David Phelps
"Proof of Your Love" – for King and Country
"Where I Belong" – Building 429

Pop/Contemporary Album of the Year
Burning Lights – Chris Tomlin
Crave – for King and Country
Eye On It – TobyMac
Need You Now – Plumb

Rock Contemporary Album of the Year
A Messenger – Colton Dixon
Come to the River – Rhett Walker Band
Give Us Rest or (A Requiem Mass in C [The Happiest of All Keys]) – David Crowder Band
Reckless – Jeremy Camp
Run - Sanctus Real

Song of the Year
"Ten Thousand Reasons" – Matt Redmon
"All I Can Do" – Mikeschair
"Break Every Chain" – Tasha Cobbs
"Forgiveness" – Matthew West
"From My Rags to His Riches" – Devin McGlamery
"Greatly Blessed, Highly Favored" -  Gaither Vocal and
"Hold On" – Canton junction
"I’m Learning" – Aaron and Amanda Crabb
"Live Like That" – Sidewalk Prophets
"Need You Now" – Plumb
"Not for a Moment" – Meredith Andrews
"One Thing Remains" – Kristian Stanfill
"Redeemed" - Big Daddy Weave
"Sometimes I Wonder" – Ernie Haase and Signature Sound
"Take Him to the Place" – Aaron and Amanda Crabb
"Take Me to the King" – Tamela Mann
"Proof of Your Love" – for King and Country
"What the Blood is For" – Jason Crabb
"Where I Belong" – B429
"Whom Shall I Fear" - Chris Tomlin
"Why Can’t We" – The Isaacs

Praise and Worship Song of the Year
“10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord)”– Matt Redman
“Beautiful Things” – Gungor
“One Thing Remains” – Kristian Stanfill
“Redeemed” – Big Daddy Weave
“Whom Shall I Fear” – Chris Tomlin

Artist of the Year
Chris Tomlin
Francesca Battistelli
Tamela Mann

New Artist of the Year
Capital Kings
Colton Dixon
for King and Country
Rhett Walker Band
Tasha Cobbs


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