- Long-time Inspirations lead singer Matt Dibler is leaving the Southern Gospel quartet due to recent health challenges.
Legendary Kingsmen tenor Ernie Phillips, one of Southern Gospel’s all-time most beloved performers, passed away this week at his home in Asheville, NC. Here’s audio of Ernie in his peak:
Here is is, in recent years, singing the classic “Look For Me at Jesus’ Feet”:
- Andrew Peterson: Resurrection Letters Anthology
- Embassy: Emmanuel EP
#1 On the Charts
- CCM (Billboard): “You Say” (Lauren Daigle)
- CCM streaming (Billboard): “You Say” (Lauren Daigle)
- CCM streaming (Spotify): “Rescue” (Lauren Daigle)
- Southern Gospel radio (Singing News): “Run the Race” (Hyssongs)
- Amazon sales: Look Up Child (Lauren Daigle)
- WorshipLeader interviews Dr. James Charlesworth about The Odes of Solomon, an ancient Christian collection of songs. Two CDs have been released of songs drawn from this collection; the multi-artist recordings feature Fernando Ortega, Kelly Willard, Bryan Duncan, and others.
- CCM Magazine lists the ten most added Christmas on CCM radio (with YouTube links).
- CCM Magazine lists their picks for the ten all-time greatest CCM original Christmas songs.
- Tim Challies spotlights five songs worth hearing by CityAlight.
- Worth listening: WorshipLife Podcast interviews Keith & Kristyn Getty about their Christmas tour.
- Worth watching: WorshipLife Podcast interviews Andrew Peterson.