Phil Keaggy, Cheri Keaggy and Jason Bare Appear on TBN
Dove Award winners Phil Keaggy and Cheri Keaggy, along with Billboard chart-topping singer/songwriter Jason Bare, will appear as guests on an upcoming episode of Trinity Broadcasting Network's Praise The Lord, which is set to air at 7 to 9 p.m. P.T. Friday. The show, which was taped recently in front of an audience at the TBN studio in Nashville, features Phil Keaggy, Cheri Keaggy and Bare performing music, as well as being interviewed by show host Jason Crabb, reports McCain & Co. Public Relations.
"Appearing on TBN's 'Praise The Lord' is always a blessing for me," Cheri Keaggy says. "This most recent experience was especially meaningful, because I shared the stage with my uncle, Phil Keaggy, and fellow songwriter Jason Bare. It was a fun night!"
Cheri Keaggy performed her new single, "When You Were Jesus To Me," and "Hello, God," both from her current CD, So I Can Tell. She also performed "Romans 15:13 (Benediction Song)" with Phil Keaggy (also from So I Can Tell). Phil Keaggy then performed a new song for the studio audience titled "Mercy" that he wrote recently with Tommy Coomes, along with a favorite instrumental, the title track from The Wind And The Wheat. Bare shared two songs, "Everlasting God" and "Lamb of God," with the audience from his upcoming CD, Love Is Alive, which will be released February 25.
Cheri Keaggy began her career as a worship leader at a small church in Southern California before recording her debut album on Sparrow Records, Child of the Father, in 1994. Honored with a Dove Award nomination for New Artist of the Year, Keaggy has gone on to record seven additional albums, resulting in nine No. 1 songs, three Dove Award nominations and a Dove Award win. After more than two decades in music, her ministry has expanded to include speaking engagements as well.
Keaggy's latest release, So I Can Tell, which was released in 2012 on her Psalm 91 record label, is Keaggy's first CD since her independent 2007 release, Because He First Loved Us.
Under the guidance of Gospel Music Hall of Famer and legendary guitarist Phil Keaggy,Cheri Keaggy called on the combined talents of Scott Dente and Ken Lewis from Global Genius Productions to produce So I Can Tell. The combination of rich, acoustic sounds with Cheri Keaggy's signature plaintive vocals and searingly honest lyrics has resulted in a project that confronts life's realities, even when filled with despair, and offers listeners the way to navigate through the challenges to a place of hope through Christ.
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One of the world's most beloved musicians, Keaggy's solo career has spanned 40+ years and has included more than 50 solo albums, both vocal and instrumental, as well as three releases with his band, Glass Harp.
Widely recognized for his phenomenal guitar playing as well as his vocal and songwriting prowess, he has received numerous accolades and awards for his music, including seven Dove Awards and a Grammy nomination. Keaggy was inducted into the GMA Gospel Music Hall of Fame in 2007, and was named one of the Top 10 best rock singers in Christian music history by GospelMusicChannel.com in 2009. In addition, Rolling Stone named him one of the "25 Most Underrated Guitarists," alongside Prince, The Beatles' George Harrison, Kurt Cobain, Neil Young and Fleetwood Mac's Lindsey Buckingham.
An accomplished record producer and one of the most sought-after studio guitarists on the planet, Keaggy also continues to sell out concerts all over the United States with his ever-changing style, ranging from rock & roll to fully-orchestrated instrumental compositions.
After spending a lifetime growing up in church as a preacher's kid, attending Lee University and traveling as part of the Lee Singers, Bare has spent the past 14 years leading congregations in praise and worship, most recently at Kingdom Life Ministries in Virginia, while also writing and singing his original music.
In December 2010, his debut radio single, the nationally-released Christmas song, "For The First Time," hit No. 1. In 2011, he released his debut CD, Beautiful Design, and his Christmas EP,
Have You Heard. In December 2011, the title track from Have You Heard peaked at No. 5 on theChristian Music Weekly Inspirational chart and No. 16 on Billboard's Soft AC/Inspirational National Airplay chart.
During the last few years, Bare has appeared on television networks including TBN, JCTV and CTN, premiered his first music video for "You Found Me" and toured throughout the United States and South Africa.
Praise the Lord, broadcast from Costa Mesa, Calif., is the only live, two-hour Christian program in the world. The program brings the highest caliber of guests from well-known celebrities to laypersons for interviews, as well as singers, musicians, evangelists and the coverage of revivals and crusades from around the world. This award winning program has been on each week night for more than 30 years. For more information, visit tbn.org.