Singer in the City
An enchanting voice out of New York’s Redeemer Church, Melanie Penn finds herself in her music, her church, and her city.
Like her stellar 2010 debut, Wake Up Love, Penn's new record is produced by Ben Shive (Andrew Peterson, Bebo Norman, JJ Heller). It's light and airy
Lights of Distant Cities
(12 user ratings) ADD YOURS. Artist Bebo Norman. Release Date October 23, 2012. Label Bec Recordings / Emd. ListenPurchase. Style: Subtly programmed
In This Hour
Jerome Music. ListenPurchase. Style: Folk/rock; compare to Sara Groves, Sandra McCracken, Bebo Norman. Top Tracks: "The One You Love," "In This Hour," "If You Were Here".
Heartache to Hope
Producer Mitch Dane (Jars of Clay, Bebo Norman) works the magic that puts her in the same angelic ballpark as Sarah McLachlan and Natalie Merchant.
This Is What We Believe
ListenPurchase. Style: Worship rock; compare to Philips Craig and Dean, Todd Agnew, Bebo Norman. Top tracks: "This Is What We Believe," "My Hope Is in You," "Your Majesty".
Love Is Waiting
Style: Folk-tinged acoustic pop; compare to Derek Webb, Shawn McDonald, Bebo Norman. Top tracks: "I Found Love," "Beautiful Mess," "Lullaby For the Forgotten".
ListenPurchase. Style: Organic alt-rock; compare to David Wilcox, Bebo Norman, Josh Groban. Top tracks: "Light in Me, "Your Love," "Stolen". Brandon
Raising Up the Dead
Purchase. Style: Acoustic rock; compare to Andrew Peterson, Bebo Norman, and Derek Webb. Top tracks: "Streets of Gold," "God's Hometown," "Family".
The Story of Your Life
Purchase. Style: Pop rock; compare to Bebo Norman, Phillip LaRue, Steven Curtis Chapman. Top tracks: "My Own Little World," "Broken Girl" and "To Me".
Overflowing with Compassion
Since having a few big years in CCM, Shaun Groves has been focusing on his work with Compassion International.
to Eavesdrop, which garnered six Dove nominations, including New Artist and Song of the Year for the chart topping hit "Welcome Home." He toured with Bebo Norman, Jars of Clay
Artist Bebo Norman. Release Date September 28, 2010. Label Bec Recordings. ListenPurchase. Style: Worshipful pop anthems; compare to Jeremy Camp, Brandon Heath, Matthew West
Letters to the Editor, Volume II
Sounds like … the folk stylings of Paul Simon, Andrew Peterson, and Bebo Norman performed by the lead guitarist of The Normals and Caedmon's Call.
2008 Music Awards: Our Suggestions
An examination of the year in Christian music, highlighting the artists and songs most likely to earn nominations, along with some other worthy contenders.
radio. Also, Bebo Norman's vocals are as warm and engaging as they were last time he was nominated in this category five years ago. Michael English.
Reinventing the Wheel
St. Jerome Music. ListenPurchase. Sounds like … storyteller folk/pop in the vein of David Wilcox, Rich Mullins, Andrew Osenga, and old-school Bebo Norman.
Facing the Giants
Purchase. Sounds like … a mix of pop and soft rock from the likes of Third Day, Casting Crowns, and Bebo Norman, with some simply recorded film score. At