Industry News Bits 12-4-19
Moody Radio presents the 65th annual Candlelight Carols, recorded live on Dec. 7 from historic Moody Memorial Church in Chicago. This year’s program, The Word Became Flesh, features music and drama from the Division of Music and Media Arts to paint a picture of the Christmas story and the life of our Savior. The Moody Chorale, Gospel Choir, Worship Collectives, and Campus Orchestra will be featured, along with the jazz ensemble and guitar quartet. The drama Candlelight Carols airs on Moody-1 Saturday, Dec. 21 at 3–4:54 p.m. CST.
CCMG VP of National Promotion Kenny Rodgers and his wife Jamie are celebrating the birth of their new baby girl Brooklyn Hope Rodgers born Dec 2nd.
Two-time GRAMMY® Award winning Curb | Word Entertainment artists for KING & COUNTRY enraptured the “CMA Country Christmas” audience with a unique and mighty performance of “Little Drummer Boy.” Today, the duo has seen their rendition of the Christmas classic dominate the iTunes charts, propelling the band to Top 10 in all three All Genre categories. The video of their performance has received over 1.7 million views, with 40 thousand total shares and counting. Click here to watch the powerful performance, which elicited a lengthy standing ovation from the CMA audience.
“The love we felt onstage and backstage – and through the TV last night was wonderful. Thank you,” says Joel Smallbone, one half of for KING & COUNTRY. “The reaction we’ve received since our performance aired is truly remarkable. What a wonderful celebration of people coming together under the banner of hope, love and peace.”
You can watch the official music video of for KING & COUNTRY’s “Little Drummer Boy,” which currently stands at #2 on the iTunes All Genre Music Videos chart, HERE.