News en Winter Jam 2015 Features 8 Word Artists <p><strong>Skillet Returns as Headliner, Joins Francesca Battistelli, for KING &amp; COUNTRY,<br /> Family Force 5, Everfound, Blanca, About a Mile and Veridia</strong></p> <p><strong>Marks 8 year partnership between Word Entertainment and Winter Jam</strong></p> <p>Winter Jam Tour Spectacular 2015 kicked off its 20th anniversary year at a launch party earlier this week in Nashville, Tennessee. Of the ten artists slated for the East Coast run, which begins January 2 in Charleston, West Virginia, seven are from Word Entertainment. Skillet reprises their role as tour headliner, joining label mates for KING &amp; COUNTRY, Family Force 5 and Blanca, as well as Francesca Battistelli, About A Mile, Everfound and Veridia who are also part of the West Coast run, launching November 6.</p> Official Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:09:45 +0000 teamword 29321 at Francesca Battistelli Partners with Mercy Ministries on Music Video “He Knows My Name” Currently #2 on the National Christian Audience Chart <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-artist"> <div class="field-label">Artist:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/francescabattistelli">Francesca Battistelli</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Features Testimonies from Four Mercy Ministries Graduates<br /> Announces third appearance on Winter Jam Tour Spectacular for 2014-2015 Run</strong></p> <p>Yesterday, GRAMMY®-nominated, Dove Award winning “Artist of the Year” and Christian music’s best-selling new artist in over 10 years, Francesca Battistelli, in partnership with Mercy Ministries, released her latest music video, “He Knows My Name,” which can be viewed here. The second single from Francesca’s third consecutive No 1 album, If We’re Honest (Fervent Records), “He Knows My Name” was also the most-added song during its first week at radio and is currently #2 at NCA, #3 at AC Monitored, #2 at AC Indicator and #6 at HOT AC/CHR.</p> Official Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:23:45 +0000 teamword 29311 at K-LOVE Christmas Tour 2014 Launches December 3 <p><b>Jeremy Camp, Plumb, Chris August and Love &amp; The Outcome</b></p> <p>Renew Partnership with Feed the Children for 3rd Year</p> <p>K-LOVE Radio and 25 Entertainment present the third annual K-LOVE Christmas Tour kicking off on December 3 in Pittsburgh, PA. This year’s tour features Jeremy Camp, Plumb, Chris August and Love &amp; The Outcome. The relationship between 25 Entertainment and K-LOVE Radio provides the opportunity for radio listeners and fans to experience an inviting evening of Christmas music along with popular radio hits from the artists they love during the holiday season in 15 of K-LOVE’s markets. </p> Official Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:38:11 +0000 teamword 29306 at “YOU MATTER – THE TOUR” Supporting Top 15 Billboard 200 Hit Album, RUN WILD. LIVE FREE. LOVE STRONG., Logs 13 Sold-Out Events So Far <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-artist"> <div class="field-label">Artist:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/kingcountry">for KING &amp; COUNTRY</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><b>RUN WILD. LIVE FREE. LOVE STRONG. Songs Have Been Featured on The Emmy’s, Today Show,<br /> Sunday Night Football, 7Up Commercials, U.S. Open Tennis Finals, Spotify’s Viral50, More </b></p> <p>Top-selling, award-winning for KING &amp; COUNTRY are being greeted by thousands of music fans in every “YOU MATTER—THE TOUR” city. With capacity crowds and 13 sold-out concerts already logged, tickets for upcoming events continue to sell at an unprecedented pace and are available through <a href="" title=""></a>. In addition to general admission tickets, there are a limited number of VIP tickets in select markets that include early entry and a special Q&amp;A session with Australian brothers Joel and Luke, who make up for KING &amp; COUNTRY.</p> Official Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:06:58 +0000 teamword 29301 at Word Entertainment Captures 7 Dove Wins During 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards <p>-for KING &amp; COUNTRY Closes Show to Standing Ovation<br /> -45th Annual GMA Dove Awards to Air October 12 on Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN)</p> <p>Word Entertainment captured a total of 7 Dove Award wins during the 45th Annual Gospel Music Association Dove Awards and delivered jaw-dropping performances that captivated the audience at last night’s ceremony. Held at Libscomb University’s Allen Arena in Nashville, the show will air on Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) on Sunday, October 12.</p> <p>Switchfoot and Skillet were multiple award winners. Switchfoot captured three awards, including Rock/Contemporary Song of the Year for “Love Alone Is Worth The Fight,” written by Jon Foreman and Tim Foreman. They also won Rock/Contemporary Album of the Year for Fading West and Long Form Video of the Year for Fading West, directed by Matt Katsolis. Skillet claimed Rock Song of the Year for “Not Gonna Die,” written by John and Korey Cooper and Rock Album of the Year for Rise.</p> Official Thu, 09 Oct 2014 16:18:17 +0000 teamword 29296 at