Posts Tagged ‘For King and Country’

For King & Country on What It Means to Choose JOY

We love the guys in for King & Country and their new song “Joy,” so it was great to talk with them about the song, the difference between joy and happiness, and how to choose joy even when the news is bad or when personal tragedy strikes. In case you missed it, we also had Joel’s and Luke’s wives in to talk about what they’re learning in marriage and what it was like to work… … Continue reading

Happy 50th Birthday, Wally! Here’s What Your Favorite Artists Really Think Of You….

Our very own Wally is officially a half a century old! As we celebrate him and all he’s meant to us, we also wanted to include messages from some of his favorite artists like Matthew West, for King & Country, Bart from MercyMe, and Natalie Grant. Plus, speaker Jon Acuff, comedian John Crist, and even his family all shared what they really think of him.   Send Wally your birthday message in the comments below!… … Continue reading

How Much Does For King & Country Know About American History?

Joel and Luke from For King & Country were born in Australia but have lived in the United States most of their lives. So, how much have they learned about American history? See what happened when I asked them a few questions from the U.S. Citizenship Test.   UPDATE: Joel is now officially an American citizen and the “Monday Night Album Spotlight” is just a memory. A quote from Lady Liberty, “Give me your tired,… … Continue reading

Why Luke from for King & Country Loves Christmas Shows

Christmas shows are fun, and Luke from for King & Country has a theory why: The thing that I find amazing about Christmas shows is you’re literally singing the greatest songs ever sung. You’ve got hundreds of years of songs that have been written about Christmas and everybody knows them. Usually when you go to any concert, there’s a lot of songs you don’t know that well. When you come to a Christmas show, you’re… … Continue reading

If You Like for King & Country, You’ll Love This New Band!

for King & Country is known for making great music, but the talent doesn’t stop there. Lead singer Joel’s wife, Moriah Peters, announced the formation of a brand new female band called TRALA. Joel had nothing but sweet things to say about how proud he is of these ladies and their music. Their first single is called “Holy Collision.” Here’s what Joel from for King & Country posted about TRALA: “Enormously proud of these brave… … Continue reading

A Glorious Christmas Tour with Casting Crowns & FOR KING + COUNTRY!

GRAMMY award-winning artists Casting Crowns and for KING & COUNTRY will join forces this holiday season for a once in a lifetime theatrical, dynamic, and moving Christmastime performance. Presented by Compassion International, the tour will feature original hits from both groups, as well as brand new songs from upcoming Christmas albums, previous holiday recordings and Christmas classics. Join Casting Crowns and for KING + COUNTRY for A Glorious Christmas Tour in Louisville, Kentucky at Freedom… … Continue reading

for king & Country’s Response to Charlottesville is Simple But Powerful

It’s a simple prayer for our country during yet another week of confusion and hurt. for King & Country  sent out this tweet and encouraged followers to pass on the message of their song “O God Forgive Us” if it feels appropriate. O God, forgive us. #charlottesville -j — for KING & COUNTRY (@4kingandcountry) August 13, 2017 “Young and old, black and white Rich and poor, there’s no divide Hear the mighty, hear the powerless, singing… … Continue reading

Watch This Timely New Music Video from for King & Country

“In a time of international extremism, racial division, and political tension let’s wave our white flags together and sing, “O GOD FORGIVE US.”  In this music video, for King & Country and KB confront these issues by coming face-to-face with younger versions of themselves.   Who played the younger versions of each singer? Check out the behind the scenes video for an intriguing look at how it was made.   Want to Cruise to Alaska… … Continue reading