The contemporary Christian group Casting Crowns has announced that they have received notification from RIAA that their debut album by the same name “Casting Crowns” has reached double platinum status. They enter a group of only 8 other Christian artists who have earned this high distinction. Others in this group include P.O.D, Switchfoot and Mercy Me.
Casting Crowns has dominated Billboards top selling contemporary Christian groups since 2007 This news comes on the heels of a very successful tour called the “come to the well” tour and after being named Billboard’s top Christian group and top Christian album “come to the well” in 2012.
My favorite Casting Crowns Song
Tour dates for Casting crowns for the rest of 2012
September 21 Anchorage, AK Anchorage Baptist Temple
September 29 Charlotte, NC Christian Music Day
October 4 Johnstown, PA War Memorial Arena
October 5 Roanoke, VA Extraordinary Women Conference
October 6 Hiawassee, GA Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds
October 18 Poplar Bluff, MO Black River Coliseum
October 19 Southaven, MS Extraordinary Women Conference
October 20 North Little Rock, AR Verizon Arena
October 26 Beaumont, TX Montagne Center
October 27 College Station, TX Reed Arena
Casting Crowns Story Tour begins.
From November 23 to December 8th they will be beginning their “Story Tour”. They will start the tour in Louisville Ky and be ending up in San Antonio Tx. For more information about venues and ticket prices you can go to their website here.
After Christmas they will be doing Xtreme conferences in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge TN. Branson MO. and Lynchburg VA.
What is your favorite Casting Crowns Album or Song?
Leave me a comment below. I always love to be given a tip to a great new or old song. How has the ministry of Casting Crowns changed your life? Let’s celebrate their achievement in having their album hit double platinum by sharing what God has done through them. You never know, they might just stop by and comment as well!