Do you live in the south-east? Do you wish to attend a large gathering of Christian music artists all in one place? What if you could combine them with all the action and excitement of an entire theme park? Well we’ve got you covered! Come to Carowinds in Charlotte North Carolina and experience Christian Music Day 2011! This year’s featured artists include TobyMac, Brandon Heath, Disciple, KJ-52, Finding Favor, The Almost, and award-winning speaker Tom Richter. To order tickets visit www.1069thelight.org or call 1800-745-3000. Don’t miss it!
Just in case you are new to the contemporary Christian music scene, here are some facts about a sampling of these artists to get you started. Let’s begin with TobyMac. This legend’s real name is Kevin Michael McKeehan. He was born in Virginia in nineteen sixty four. His career as a musician began in nineteen eighty seven and covers a wide scope including singer-songwriter, wrapper, music-producer, and published author. His most recent album is Christmas in Diverse City and will be on store shelves on October fourth 2011.
Let’s move on to Brandon Heath. Brandon Heath was born July twenty first nineteen seventy eight in Nashville Tennessee. He began his musical career in two thousand and has performed in various capacities including singer-songwriter, vocalist, and he also plays the guitar. His most recent album is Leaving Eden which was released in 2011.
We conclude with Disciple. This Christian rock group has been around a while. Its style- according to www.christianmusic.com combines “… an explicit Christian message with aggressive, well orchestrated music.” This three-piece band composed of Vocalist an Bassist Kevin Young, Brad Noah-Guitarist, and drummer Tim Barrett came together in December of nineteen ninety two. Their latest album is Southern Hospitality, released in two thousand eight. Hope you can come out and have a listen to all these amazing artists!