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Riley Clemmons: ‘My Faith Would Still Exist if My Music Didn’t’

210 million streams don’t lie. Riley Clemmons is a big deal. The Nashville singer/songwriter has…

Switchfoot’s Jon Foreman Has Posted a Video Expressing Support for LGBTQ ‘Rights and Freedoms’

Last week, Switchfoot’s Jon Foreman posted a TikTok expressing support for the LGBTQ community. The…

A Hillsong Member Won Season 10 of Australia’s ‘The Voice’

Bella Taylor Smith, a member of Hillsong Church, recently won season 10 of the Australian…

Pat Barrett on Why He Finds Kanye West So Inspiring

Recently, RELEVANT was thrilled to host singer/songwriter and worship artist Pat Barrett on our podcast.…

Pat Barrett on How Tragedy Can Push Us to Grow

Pat Barrett, singer-songwriter and worship leader, is well-known in the Christian worship world. He’s released…

Andy Mineo Is Ready to Grow Up—Kind Of

When Andy Mineo logs onto Zoom, he’s mostly recovered from a bout with COVID-19. The…

The Evolution of Hillsong Y+F

For nearly a decade, Hillsong Church’s Young and Free have created engaging worship music for…

The Mystery of NEEDTOBREATHE

In 2020, not long after NEEDTOBREATHE dropped Out of Body, the band started tinkering around…

How Natalie Bergman Found ‘Mercy’

In 2019, Natalie Bergman’s father and stepmother were killed by a drunk driver. The tragedy…

Drake Confirms a New Album Will Drop This Friday

Drake has confirmed his new album, Certified Lover Boy, will debut this Friday, Sept. 3.…

Watch the First Trailer for Todd Haynes’ Upcoming Velvet Underground Documentary

The Velvet Underground’s first album sold a piddling 30,000 copies but, as Brian Eno would…

Fender: One in Three Guitars Were Bought by People Who Play in Praise and Worship Bands

Guitars are big business in the U.S., but you might be surprised at just who’s…

Watch Jason Isbell and Brittney Spencer Honor Charlie Watts’ Memory With This Blistering ‘Gimme Shelter’ Cover

Charlie Watts’ passing prompted an enormous outpouring from rock and roll fans the world over,…

The Guy Who Was a Baby on the Cover of Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’ Is Suing the Band for Sexual Exploitation

Spencer Elden is 30 years old, and though you wouldn’t recognize him, you’ve absolutely seen…

10 Fall Albums We Can’t Wait to Start Spinning

The summer isn’t exactly over but we’re definitely in its final trip around the block.…

Charlie Watts, Longtime Drummer for the Rolling Stones, Has Passed Away
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Charlie Watts, the longtime drummer for the Rolling Stones, has passed away. The 80-year-old spent…

Burna Boy’s ‘Question’ Is the Burst of Joy Your Day Needs

Burna Boy took home a Best Global Music Grammy earlier this year for Twice as…

Kacey Musgraves Announces Fourth Album and Film, ‘Star-Crossed’ — Listen to the First Single Now

Grammy Award winning country music star Kacey Musgraves began teasing new music over the weekend…

Kendrick Lamar Says a New Project Is Coming Soon: ‘I’ve Prayed for You All’

It’s been four years since Kendrick Lamar gave us a new album, the latest in…

Five New Albums You Should Be Listening to Today: Lorde, Angel Olsen, Switchfoot and More

Another Friday, another great new batch of music for your eardrums. Here are a few…

Poll: If You’re Going to Wear the Band’s T-Shirt, You Have to Know at Least Ten of Their Songs

Nobody likes a gatekeeper. Let’s get that out of the way up top. If you…

In ‘Mood Ring,’ Lorde Muses on the Ups and Downs of Wellness Culture

Lorde’s Solar Power lands this Friday, marking the end of Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O’Connor’s four-year hiatus from…

Uh, Did a Former Member of Audio Adrenaline Threaten a Doctor Because He Called for Mask Mandates?

On Wednesday, footage of a wild meeting in Williamson County School Board Meeting in Tennessee…

Listen to Phoebe Bridgers’ Inevitable Cover of Metallica’s ‘Nothing Else Matters’

Why does a Phoebe Bridgers cover of Metallica’s “Nothing Else Matters” feel so inevitable? Maybe…

Jason Isbell Will Require Proof of Vaccination or a Negative COVID Test at His Live Shows

There’s a lot of uncertainty in the air right now about COVID-19, and just how…

Taylor Swift’s Upcoming ‘Red (Taylor’s Version)’ Will Include New Features with Phoebe Bridgers and Chris Stapleton

After sending her fans on a National Treasure-esque hunt yesterday morning, Taylor Swift has officially…

Watch Dave Grohl Counterprotest Westboro Baptist With a Mobile Cover of the Bee Gees’ ‘You Should Be Dancing’

OK, there’s a lot going on here but it’s all good stuff so let’s dive…

Britney Spears Says She’s a Catholic Now

Britney Spears continues to have a very interesting year, with renewed interest in her conservatorship…

Pitchfork Has Finally Reviewed dcTalk’s ‘Jesus Freak’

Every Sunday, the elite indie music kingmakers at Pitchfork publish a new review of an…

Trailer: ‘Into the Mystery’ Gives Fans Access to NEEDTOBREATHE’s Creative Process

The trailer has finally dropped for NEEDTOBREATHE’s new documentary, Into the Mystery. The film chronicles…

10 Worship Songs You Need to Hear This Week

We’re not really sure how your summer has been. Maybe it’s been full of fun…

A Needtobreathe Documentary Called ‘Into the Mystery’ Will Premiere This Fall

A new music documentary about South Carolina rock band Needtobreathe is set to premiere this…

Check Out Big Red Machine’s Gorgeous, Soaring New ’70s-Folk Inspired Song With Fleet Foxes and Anaïs Mitchell

Big Red Machine, the team-up of Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon and the National’s Aaron Dessner,…

Trailer: ‘The Jesus Music’ Documentary Is Here to Put Contemporary Christian Music Under the Microscope

We’ve got our first teaser for The Jesus Music, a new documentary featuring a who’s who…

Check Out the War on Drugs’ Gorgeous New Single, ‘Living Proof’

The War on Drugs is back and it’s about time. The warm Philadelphia rock outfit doesn’t…

Almost 50 Years Later, Bruce Springsteen Has Edited the Lyrics to ‘Thunder Road’

Time to update the Great American Songbook. One of rock and roll’s great mysteries has…

Figuring Out Cautious Clay

When Joshua Karpeh talks to you, it’s with a wry look in his eye — like…

Former Casting Crowns Drummer Andy Williams Has Passed Away Following a Motorcycle Accident

Andy Williams, the former drummer for Contemporary Christian Music mainstays Casting Crowns, has succumbed to…

CCM Icon Amy Grant: ‘It’s So Important to Set a Welcome Table …Gay, Straight, It Does Not Matter’

Over on Apple Music’s Proud Radio, host Hunter Kelly hosted a conversation about the LGBTQ…

Watch the New Video From Sufjan Stevens And Angelo De Augustine

Sufjan Stevens and Angelo De Augustine have announced they will release a collaborative album, A…