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

15 New Worship Songs for 2015

Keep your new year going strong by worshipping with these faith-filled & diverse anthems, most of which have just been released this year!

1 “All the Earth” by Vertical Church Bandvertical

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/all-the-earth/id956026099?i=956026100

2 “Lamb of God” by Vertical Church Band

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/lamb-of-god/id956026099?i=956026102

bethel3 “Ever Be” by Bethel Music & Kalley Heiligenthal

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/ever-be-live/id959959559?i=959959561 

4 “No Longer Slaves”  by Bethel Music, Jonathan David & Melissa Helser

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/no-longer-slaves-live/id959959559?i=959959563 

5 “Praise Him” by Aaron Gillespieaaron

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/praise-him/id949713787?i=949713799

6 “You alone are God” by Aaron Gillespie

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/you-alone-are-god/id949713787?i=949713806

i-am-they7 “We are Yours” by I Am They

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/we-are-yours/id957959383?i=957959385

8 “King of Love” by I Am They

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/king-of-love/id957959383?i=957959393

9 “Light a Fire” by Bridge Citybridge

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/light-a-fire/id960486406?i=960486408

10 “Face to Face” by Bridge City

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/face-to-face/id960486406?i=960486728

cover170x17011 “Set Apart” by Worship Central & Tim Hughes

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/set-apart-feat.-tim-hughes/id927119593?i=927119685

12 “Worth It All” by Worship Central featuring Ben Cantelon

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/worth-it-all-feat.-ben-cantelon/id927119593?i=927119701

13 “On the Throne ” by Desperation Band featuring Kari Jobedesperation-band

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/on-throne-feat.-kari-jobe/id916319543?i=916319624

album-swell14 “Healing is Here” by Deluge, Daniel Eric Groves & Jonathan Stockstill

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/healing-is-here/id513353613?i=513353966

15 “Fill Me Now” by Darnisha Taylordarnisha

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/fill-me-now/id796652837?i=796652852

5 Brand New Must Have Worship Songs!

planet shakersPlanetshakers “This Is Our Time”

This fun, joy infused Aussie praise anthem is electronica laced & features a “Keytar!!”

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/this-is-our-time-live/id924224961?i=924225016

Justin Jarvis “Heaven’s Light

Justin JarvisWith gritty  vocals & an acoustic indie sound, this song is a celebration of the Creator’s splendor & light!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/heavens-light-live/id910555836?i=910556917

desperation-bandDesperation Band/ John Engan “Make A Way”

A powerful piano-layered declaration of hope in Jesus’ saving grace!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/make-a-way-feat.-jon-egan-live/id916402006?i=916402023

Worship Central/ Tim Hughes “The Way” 

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A synth driven celebration of “The light shining bright in the darkness” – Jesus ‘The Way!’

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/the-way-feat.-tim-hughes-live/id927119593?i=927119672

tyler millerTyler Miller “Million Miles”

A longing heart-cry for an encounter with the Savior’s embrace, this ballad pares pianos & strings for a beautiful sound!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/million-miles/id900165873?i=900167902

8 Must Have Worship Anthems

According to the dictionary, an “Anthem” is…

A song of celebration. A song of praise, devotion or loyalty.  A rousing or uplifting song identified with a particular group, body or cause.  A piece of sacred vocal music, usually with words taken from the Scriptures. A modern ballad accompanied by rock music instrumentation…

Here are 8 must have worship anthems!!

*Worship Leaders: many of these can make for great openers in your set-list!

NoOtherNameHillsong Worship “Heaven and Earth”

This electronica layered anthem is a celebration of Christ’s finished work on the cross!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/heaven-and-earth-live/id886320810?i=886320832

Covenant Worship/ Israel Houghton “Risen”covenant-worship

A joyful dance anthem of praise that sings of the risen & glorified King Jesus’ victory & authority!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/risen-feat.-nicole-binion/id890965562?i=890965577

Jesus Culture

Jesus Culture/ Chris Quilala “Sing Out”

An epic & universal cry for every living creature to lift up  an anthem of praise to the lamb that was slain!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/sing-out/id883411097?i=883411110

 

Planetshakers “Turn It Up”Planetshakers-Band-Endless-Praise-CD

A fun, fill good, stomp your foot anthem full of rock guitars & synth that beckons worshippers to turn up the volume of their praise!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/turn-it-up-live/id834554168?i=834554171

majesticKari Jobe “Hands To the Heavens “

Pairing melodic pianos & driving beats, this song is a call for The Lord to have His way & come in power & glory!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/hands-to-the-heavens-live/id831659885?i=831659886

 

Leeland “God With Us (You Are Emmanuel)”

A song of adoration to Emmanuel that combines driving acoustics on the verses with big guitars & vocal “Whoa’s” on the chorus!

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https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/god-us-you-are-emmanuel-live/id883663910?i=883664044

BraveBethel Music/ Amanda Cook “You Make Me Brave”

A hope infused anthem that stirs up picturesque images of God’s unfailing love!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/you-make-me-brave-live/id862593658?i=862593691

 

Andrew Ehrenzeller “Children of Promise”CHILDREN

With bright guitars & driving beats, this song is a celebration of who we really are in Christ – children of promise!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/children-of-promise/id862523900?i=862524017

BONUS:

youthforthenationsYouth For The Nations “Give Us the Nations”

An awesome raw-electric-guitar driven anthem with a cry to reach the nations for Christ!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/give-us-the-nations/id820604887?i=820604897

5 Must Get Worship Songs For Fall

all sons andAll Sons And Daughters “You Will Remain” 

This song is refreshingly beautiful with its modern folk/ organic-acoustic sound along with its hope-infused message of God’s unchanging promises & enduring love!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/you-will-remain/id863150354?i=863150426

Andrew Ehrenzeller “Set My Love”andrew

Combining piano, acoustic picking & epic strings, this song’s heart-cry is for deep intimacy with The Lord, revelation & to dwell in the shelter of the most high.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/set-my-love/id862523900?i=862524039

philkingPhil King “Worthy Of It All”

Phil is a friend from our Nashville days who features guest vocalist “Leeland” on this track & powerful picturesque lyrics that speak of angels bowing before God’s throne & elders casting down their crowns at His feet.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/worthy-of-it-all-feat.-leeland/id884497173?i=884497182

 Ian Yates “God I need You Now”

With its bright guitars & driving chorus beat,this song is a beautiful prayer anthem, a desperation cry for God’s help through the pain, suffering & hardships of life.

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https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/god-i-need-you/id888697329?i=888697366

amyAmy Gottlieb “Madly In Love”

A close friend of ours & local worship leader, Amy’s piano driven song “Madly In Love” is a celebration of the irresistible love of the Father!

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/madly-in-love/id677964546?i=677964556