Skillet will release Unleashed, their new studio album August 5. The 12-track album, a year in the making, is currently available for pre-order via all digital retailers including iTunes. Pre-orders will include an instant download of the debut Active Rock single Feel Invincible, and a lyric video. Beginning tomorrow, Air 1 Network will be the World Premiere broadcast partner for the album's debut Christian single Stars, while featuring the track in their Spotify playlist.
Casting Crowns announced the release of its new studio album, The Very Next Thing, on September 16. This marks the group's 15th release and eighth studio album since the label debut release in 2003. With more than nine million records sold, the band currently holds the position as Billboard's top-selling act in Christian music since 2007.
Casting Crowns began in, serves in and continues to be rooted in the local church. It is at the local level that they are walking along with people in ministry and where the inspiration for albums are formed.
"Because we have the honor of walking with people in our churches, we get to see what people are going through - the issues that are impacting everyone now," shares front man Mark Hall. "It is in these situations that ideas are born for what we all need to hear right here right now."
The Very Next Thing is full of intimate songs as well as upbeat, fresh sounding tracks that will meet the listener with lyrics that impact with a strong message song after song.