Few seasons connect through music like Christmas, with familiar holiday tunes drawing out memories of cheer-filled Christmas mornings, family gatherings, and thoughts of the perfect gift. Yet, all too often those songs turn stale as we hear them repeated over and over again, covered by different artists. Here are ten of our favorite CCM Christmas originals, written and performed by the artist, in no particular order.
The second season of Dinner Conversations with Mark Lowry and Andrew Greer (https://youtu.be/IbFJtR1b8n8) kicks off in January, but in the meantime, catch some shots of the guys getting all geared up to bounce ideas off of one another and interview several fascinating guests.
The Gospel Music Association (GMA) announced all-star presenters for the 49th Annual GMA Dove Awards, including Bart Millard, Bill Gaither, Dr. Bobby Jones, Chris Tomlin, Deborah Joy Winans, Devon Franklin, Jasmine Murray, Mark Lowry, Marvin Sapp, Matt Maher, Matthew West, Pat Barrett, Ricky Dillard, Russ Taff and Tasha Cobbs Leonard.
Gaither Vocal Band has released a new audio compilation in celebration of this year’s Gaither Vocal Band Reunion LIVE! concert event, scheduled to take place on October 19 and 20. Special Anniversary Collection.
Nashville’s Lipscomb University hosted the 5th Annual GMA Honors and Gospel Music Hall of Fame Ceremony featuring several of the most meaningful artists and folks behind the scenes of the last several generations.