Tag Archives: Amy Grant

Grant’s “Tennessee Christmas” Rocks the Charts, Impresses Critics

amygrantSix-time GRAMMY® Award winner Amy Grant’s newly released Tennessee Christmas earned the No. 3 spot on Billboard’s Holiday Albums chart just behind top sellers Pentatonix and Trans-Siberian Orchestra. The debut comes ahead of Grant’s appearance on the Hallmark Channel’s “Home & Family: Home for the Holidays” airing on November 17, and a performance of the title track on the CMA’s Country Christmas airing on ABC November 28.

Review: Amy Grant – Tennessee Christmas

amygrantThey say that when discussing realty and properties, the secret is “location, location, location.” And while Amy Grant’s Tennessee Christmas record, her first holiday outing in nearly twenty years, has nothing to do with realty, it sure helps when you are able to listen to this collection of thirteen original and cover tracks while rolling down a long stretch of Tennessee highway, the colors of the leaves having made their turn to fall, and with a cool breeze blowing in the air. Yet, even without that, you’ll have no problem falling in love with this latest of Grant’s, a soon to be seasonal favorite.

Grant, Smith, and Smith Gear Up for Christmas Tour with Release of Humorous Outtake Reel

christmastourIn anticipation of the 2016 Christmas Tour kickoff, a humorous outtake reel from promotional footage with multi-platinum GRAMMY® winners Amy Grant and Michael W. Smith, joined by Jordan Smith, winner of NBC’s The Voice, has been unveiled. The three artists obviously enjoy being together and the video contains outtakes from their attempts to record market specific liners for their tour.

Amy Grant to Release All-New Christmas Album on Oct. 21

amygrantMulti-platinum recording artist Amy Grant will unveil her first all-new Christmas album in nearly twenty years on October 21, just in time for the holiday season.

Review: Various Artists – We Will Stand

WeWillStandEvery great movement has to be built on some sort of foundation and celebrating that foundation seems to be the heartbeat behind the CCM United CD and DVD release, We Will Stand. Conceived by author and former music executive Stan Moser, the live concert brings together some of CCM’s most influential founders and puts them back in the spotlight, taking listeners on a trip of nostalgia and faith.

“We Will Stand” Steals #1 Spot on Billboard Music Video Charts

WeWillStandWe Will Stand (Gaither Music Group/CCM United), which just released nationally on CD and DVD, claimed the No. 1 position this week on Billboard’s Music Video chart and on the Christian Music Video chart, according to Nielsen Soundscan.

Amy Grant to Appear on “Oprah: Where Are They Now?” This Weekend

AmyGrantMulti-platinum selling singer, songwriter and six-time GRAMMY® winner Amy Grant is set to be featured on the top-rated “Oprah: Where Are They Now?” airing this Saturday, October 10 at 10 p.m. EST/9 p.m. CST on the OWN Network.

Michael W. Smith Announces Return of Nationwide Christmas Tour

MichaelWSmithSelling more than 15 million albums, Michael W. Smith will once again bring holiday cheer to arenas, coliseums and theaters to more than a dozen markets this holiday season through his nationwide Christmas tour. Smith’s long-time friend and fellow GRAMMY® winner Amy Grant will co-bill with him in select cities including Houston, Dallas, Minneapolis, Sioux Falls, St. Louis, Atlanta, Greensboro and Fairfax.

Grant’s Latest Collection Releases to Applause

AmyGrantBe Still and Know… Hymns & Faith, the latest from multi-platinum selling artist Amy Grant is available today with media praise and a tour on the horizon.

Review: Amy Grant – Be Still and Know…Hymns & Faith

AmyGrantSometimes it’s just like that old standard says, “Just give me that old time religion/It’s good enough for me.” And on Amy Grant’s latest collection, Be Still and Know…Hymns & Faith, something of a hymn-styled best of from the longtime CCM favorite, listeners are treated to a healthy dose of classic hymns and spirituals, all arranged with a deft acoustic touch that brings them to life. Add in a few guest spots by Grant’s husband Vince Gill and friend Sheryl Crow and you’ve got a fifteen song collection that is well worth the listen.