New Worship Album Spotlight: Nicole Crosby, The Project & Sathiya

Nicole Crosby “Your Way” 13087226_10105098159963412_9019238403535185028_o

Nicole grew up in a small Florida town and now resides in Nashville Tennessee. At 8 years old, she sang her first solo in church and by age the of 12 she was asked to join the worship team! Nicole has always felt a sweet connection with God through singing. Nicole’s desire is to see people transformed by the love and power of Jesus Christ through music! Her debut single “Your Way” is an upbeat, feel-good anthem that declares Christ as the King of Glory & is layered with driving drums, bright synths, crunchy guitars & Nicole’s powerful voice! Buy on iTunes

CoverThe Project “Mystic Chapel” 

“The Project” is a collaboration of musicians under the leadership of Michael Glen Bell and Duane W. H. Arnold from Indianapolis, Indiana. Their sound is very diverse and refreshing and ranges from acoustic folk to rock n roll! Their latest release “Mystic Chapel” is music created around lyrics drawn from ancient liturgy that asks the question, “What if we still believed?” Michael & Duane offer this album as a “love letter” of sorts to the body of Christ. Buy on iTunes

 

Sathiya “Deeper”nIF73P0-

A self-taught musician based out of Ontario, “Sathiya” has released his debut album “Deeper.” With a strong understanding of both theoretical & practical elements of worship and Influenced by musicians such as Andrew McMahon, Matt Redman and Jesus Culture, Sathiya’s music comes to life from his private encounters with God! He hopes his songs and the stories behind them will launch others into radical God encounters and inspire them to use their own creative gifting. Buy on iTunes

Top 5 Worship Album Reviews & Posts of 2015

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#1 School of the Rock: 5 Keys to Building Great Youth Worship Teams

  • Are you a Youth Pastor or a Youth Leader? In this article you will find almost everything you need to know how to build great worship teams!

#2 10 New Worship Albums for Summer 2015 

  • Here you will find 10 of the top worship albums of the year with a short description for each & links to purchase them on iTunes!

#3 7 New Worship Songs for Spring

  • In this post, we focus on 7 of our favorite inspirational & diverse worship songs of 2015 with descriptions & links to purchase them on iTunes!

#4 Autumn: 9 New Worship Albums for 2015

  • This is our most recent worship album review with links to purchase 9 of the newest albums of the year!

#5 15 New Worship Songs for 2015

  • In this post you will find an eclectic mix of powerful worship songs released near the beginning of 2015!

Autumn: 9 New Worship Albums for 2015

rend-collective---as-family-we-goAs Family We Go” by Rend Collective

Favorite Song: “You Will Never Run”

In a Word: Eclectic 

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/as-family-we-go/id1015750760

“Before all Things” by Eleven22 WorshipEleven22-Worship-before-all-things

Favorite Song: “I’m Not Alone”

In a Word: Electronica

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/before-all-things/id1027548987

amanda-cook“Brave New World” by Amanda Cook

Favorite Song: “Heroes”

In a Word: Peaceful

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/brave-new-world/id1030012835

“Brighter” by Fearless Bandfearless-bnd

Favorite Song: “Brighter”

In a Word: Crazy

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/brighter-single/id1024764880

71QfKbA2r-L._SY355_“Grand Symphony” by Ricardo Sanchez

Favorite Song: “Take Over”

In a Word: Fun

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/grand-symphony/id1039598865

“Mighty” by Kristene DiMarcoPrint

Favorite Song: “Be Still”

In a Word: Moving

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/mighty-live/id1018519133

Open-Heaven-Flat“Open Heaven/ River Wild” by Hillsong Live

Favorite Song: “O Praise the Name”

In a Word: Anthem

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/open-heaven-river-wild-deluxe/id1039603106

“Pocketful of Faith” by Tim HughesPocketful_of_Faith_by_Tim_Hughes

Favorite Song: “Only the Brave”

In a Word: Hopefull 

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/pocketful-of-faith/id1008846475

ShoutYourName_Cover“Shout Your Name” by OneThing Live

Favorite Song: “In the Presence of the Angels”

In a Word: Stirring

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/shout-your-name/id999157351

10 Must Have Worship Albums for Summer 2015

Keep 2015 going strong with these new inspirational worship albums & songs!

“Everything and Nothing Less” by Chris McClarneychris_mcclarney_everything_and_nothing_less

Favorite Song: “Everything and Nothing Less”

Recorded live at the 2015 Jesus Culture Sacramento Conference, this album features a guest appearance by Kim Walker-Smith & beckons awakening

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/everything-nothing-less-live/id995118124

xteVqUiY“Singalong 3” by Phil Wickham

“Favorite Song: “Carry My Soul” 

This acoustic driven collection includes some past worship hits along with Phil’s latest favorites & features Kari Jobe, Shane & Shane & Jeremy Riddle

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/singalong-3-live/id992235105

“For Every Curse” by Daniel Bashta51pWAp+-voL._SL500_AA280_

Favorite Song: “Still I Will Praise You”

Daniel’s voice is uniquely amazing & his latest offering  features several epic praise anthems that will stir the listener to praise through the pain

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/for-every-curse/id973237490

MattRedman_UnrbokenPraise_web“Unbroken Praise” by Matt Redman

Favorite Song: “It Is Well With My Soul” 

Releasing June 16th, renowned worship leader & song writer “Matt Redman’s” newest project was recorded live at Abbey Road Studios & features 11 new songs

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/unbroken-praise-live/id995118166

“Psalms LP” by Robbie Seay Band

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Favorite Song: “Psalm 18 (I Love You O Lord)”

Taken straight from the scriptures, this melodic & record  will ignite within the listener a new love for the Psalms as songs and prayers

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/psalms-lp/id955940927

Empires_(Official_Cover)_by_Hillsong_UNITED“Empires” by Hillsong UNITED

Favorite Song: “Here Now (Madness)”

With an eclectic-synth-laced sound, Hillsong UNITED – one of the worlds most renowned worship bands, celebrates the grace & good news of Jesus on their newest project

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/empires/id976349771

“Let It Be Jesus” by Christy Nockels91nMCrcQaTL._SL1500_

Favorite Song: “My Anchor”

Part of the “Passion Worship Movement,” Christy’s beautiful voice & passion for Christ & worship shine through on this redemptive record

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/let-it-be-jesus-live/id982617845

derek-johnson“Real Love” by Derek Johnson

Favorite Song: “Power in the Cross” 

Part of the Jesus Culture family, Derek delivers a home-run with this edgy-guitar driven collection of hope-infused songs

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/real-love/id973718320

“Acoustic Sessions” by Kingdomkingdom

Favorite Song: “Redeemer” 

Natives of NorCal, Kingdom has crafted an acoustic driven record with a uniquely fresh sound that speaks of redemption & victory in Christ

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/acoustic-sessions/id993279249

Elim-100_Elim-Sound“Elim 100” by Elim Sound

Favorite Song: “I Will Give Thanks” 

With 15 tracks & a modern folk style, this album features some of the best worship leaders from across England, Scotland & Ireland & inspires praise with a variety of style & voices

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/elim-100/id984580174

7 New Worship Songs for Spring

Keep your new year going strong by worshipping with these inspirational & diverse anthems!

robbie-seay-band-155160-psalms1 “Psalm 118 (Your Steadfast Love)” by Robby Seay Band

Taken from Psalm 118, this song is a celebration of God’s steadfast love

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/psalm-118-your-steadfast-love/id955940927?i=955940958

2 “Even So Come” by Passion/ Featuring Chris Tomlin passion-even-so-come

A soul stirring anthem that celebrates & anticipates the return of the King of Kings

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/even-so-come-feat.-chris-tomlin/id971504477?i=971504482

2627ad8f94060bfccc71e7a9584eb5a0.1000x1000x13 “Energy” by Hillsong Young & Free

This synth driven feel good song celebrates the God’s sovereignty & will make you wanna dance

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/energy/id956776435?i=956776562

4 “Grace on Top of Grace” by Fellowship Creativealbum-art-aliveinus

A hand clapping, foot stomping celebration of God’s grace & freedom

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/grace-on-top-of-grace/id978730283?i=978730284

a0270310381_105 “Dear Refuge of My Weary Soul” by Pacific Gold

This eclectic piano laced hymn is a cry for God’s help in times of trouble

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/dear-refuge-of-my-weary-soul/id966605428?i=966605574

6 “Our Salvation” by Derek Johnsonderek-johnson

A guitar driven anthem that praises God’s salvation & holiness

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/our-salvation/id973718320?i=973718321

Davis7 “Victory” by Davis the Band

A joyous celebration of Christ’s Victory on the cross & the freedom that comes through His Word

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/victory/id962460241?i=962460482