Posts Tagged ‘lyrics’

What Happens When a Robot Writes a Taylor Swift Song?

Recently, someone took all of Taylor Swift’s lyrics, fed them to a machine, and then had artificial intelligence write its very own Taylor Swift song. We took those results and decided to put them to music. Here are the lyrics in case you want to sing along: Now that all of the magic’s forgotten You’re still happy But Wednesday’s a wound around the corner And we’re in dust   She’s there always. Just like Jesus… … Continue reading

Phil Wickham and “This is Amazing Grace”

Phil Wickham was born on April 5, 1984. He hails from San Diego, California. He’s been busy the last few years releasing 7 LPs, his latest being “Ascension.” Philip was raised in a Christian home, the second of three children (brother Evan, sister Jillian), and after feeling the need to “make his faith his own” he began leading worship for his youth group at 13 years old. He graduated from Calvary Christian School in Vista,… … Continue reading

Matt Maher’s “Lord I Need You”

Matt Maher was born and raised in Newfoundland, Canada. His parents recognized his musical talent, so they gave him piano lessons. He immersing himself in a broad variety of music such as jazz ensembles, singing in a choir, and playing in a garage rock band. Maher started his post-secondary studies at Memorial University of Newfoundland, but soon after received a scholarship from the Jazz Department at Arizona State University, so he moved to Phoenix, Arizona… … Continue reading

Switchfoot’s “Love Alone is the Worth the Fight”

Switchfoot was founded in 1996 as Chin Up, consisting of Jon Foreman and his brother Tim, along with Chad Butler on drums. After playing only a few shows, the band was contacted by music industry veteran Charlie Peacock and eventually signed to his indie label Re:think Records under the current moniker, Switchfoot. Re:think went on to distribute the first three Switchfoot albums, The Legend of Chin, New Way to Be Human, and Learning to Breathe.… … Continue reading

tobyMac’s “Speak Life”

TobyMac was one of the first and best-known Christian rappers. He was first known for being a member of the Christian vocal trio DC Talk, staying with them from 1987 until their announced hiatus in 2000. He has since continued a successful solo career with the release of five studio albums: Momentum (2001), Welcome to Diverse City (2004), Portable Sounds (2007), Tonight (2010), Eye on It (2012), as well as two remixed albums of the… … Continue reading

Big Daddy Weave’s Single “The Only Name (Yours Will Be)”

Big Daddy Weave is composed of Mike Weaver (lead singer), Jay Weaver, Jeremy Redmon, and Joe Shirk. Their popular songs include: “Every Time I Breathe”, “Audience of One”, “In Christ”, “Fields of Grace”, “Without You”,”Redeemed”, and “What Life Would Be Like”. They are signed to Fervent Records. The band met while in college at the University of Mobile. Mike Weaver had been serving as worship leader of a Pensacola, Florida church and attending community college… … Continue reading

Sidewalk Prophets and “Help Me Find It”

The band was formed by lead singer Dave Frey and rhythm guitarist Ben McDonald when the two were attending Indiana’s Anderson University. A demo they recorded was taken without their knowledge to a campus recording contest, which earned them a performance slot. That, in turn, led to radio program directors and record labels, and a chance encounter with Audio Adrenaline’s Will McGinnis gave Dave the chance to sing in front of 20,000. Meeting with a… … Continue reading