September 27 – Dan Bremnes

Dan Bremnes

Canadian newcomer Dan Bremnes is this week's Artist Spotlight. He got his start at age 10  in his small hometown of Salmon Arm, British Columbia  with a desire to become a drummer, later to learn guitar. But is when he went on a Youth With A Mission trip to Australia where Dan finally heard God's … [Read more...]

September 20 – Citizen Way

Citizen Way Love Is The Evidence

In this week's artist spotlight,  Josh Calhoun (along with brother Ben Calhoun) of Citizen Way talk about the personal struggles of Josh going through vocal surgery and the possibility of losing his voice.  His trust in God, a successful surgery and a period of remaining silent were inspiration … [Read more...]

September 13 – MercyMe

MercyMe Welcome To The New

The Artist Spotlight shines on MercyMe and their hit song "Greater" from their Welcome To The New album. Bart Millard goes behind the music and talks about how the song has impacted his family. [Audio: http://www.20thecountdownmagazine.com/wp-content/uploads/20-1437-AS_MERCYME.mp3]   … [Read more...]

August 30th – Tenth Avenue North

Tenth Avenue North Islands

"No Man Is An Island" - is a great new song from Tenth Avenue North and their latest album,  Islands.  Mike Donahey shares some helpful  insight behind the lyrics which includes love & community,  in this week's Artist Spotlight. [Audio: … [Read more...]

August 23rd – Colton Dixon “More Of You”

Colton Dixon More Of You

In this week's Artist Spotlight - American Idol finalist Colton Dixon talks about his latest song "More Of You"  from his latest album, Anchor. [Audio: http://www.20thecountdownmagazine.com/wp-content/uploads/20-1434-AS_COLTONDIXON.mp3]   … [Read more...]

August 16th – Big Daddy Weave

Big Daddy Weave Love Come To Life

Mobile, Alabama's Big Daddy Weave is in this week's Artist Spotlight.  Mike Weaver talks about their latest song "Overwhelmed".   … [Read more...]

August 9th – Meredith Andrews

Meredith Andrews Worth It All

Singer, writer, worship leader Meredith Andrews takes time to share some behind music insight about her song "Open Up The Heavens" in this week's Artist Spotlight! Jon Rivers talks a little about her musical background. [Audio: … [Read more...]

August 2 – Lincoln Brewster

Lincoln Brewster Oxygen

The Artist Spotlight shines bright on guitar virtuoso and talented worship leader Lincoln Brewster.  His new song "Made New" from the new album Oxygen is being featured as Jon's Future Favorite this week and Lincoln takes a moment to go behind the music. [Audio: … [Read more...]

July 26 – Matthew West

Matthew West Do Something poster

In a recent exclusive backstage interview with Jon, Sherry and Lexi - Matthew West shares his secret behind his spontaneous song-writing and where all the fun started. Plus he talks about family, and what his ultimate goal is for all of his concerts. [Audio: … [Read more...]

July 19 – Building 429 (featuring Blanca Callahan)

building429_wewontbeshaken

Building 429 encourages us to press on through life's difficulties.  In this week's Artist Spotlight, Jason Roy, lead singer for the band shares the story behind the song, "Press On" joined by Group 1 Crew's Blanca Callahan on vocals. [Audio: … [Read more...]