Fresh off the release of Love Come To Life: The
Redeemed Edition (Fervent Records/Word), contemporary Christian mainstay
Big Daddy Weave is back on the road, turning in new tunes alongside plenty from
its Dove Award-winning past.
Recent favorites like “Overwhelmed” and “The Only
Name (Yours Will Be)” provided musically straightforward, lyrically uplifting
moments, while the older “Fields Of Grace” and the Jesus Culture cover “Your
Love Never Fails” found the fellas jamming with joy for a standing-room-only
Hands down the hottest hip-hop act in Christian music,
Group 1 Crew tore through the current faith-fueled party Fearless
(Fervent/Curb/Word), including chart-toppers such as, “Dangerous,” “He Said”
and “His Kind Of Love,” which could easily match, if not surpass, mainstream contemporaries
like Pharrell Williams, Black Eyed Peas and Outkast.
Opener Tim Timmons, a relative newcomer on the
Reunion Records roster, presented powerful singer/songwriter material off his
debut disc Cast My Cares, along with a moving message of daily, full
reliance on the Lord, in spite of living with an incurable cancer.