CCM Classic Spotlight on Ken Medema

“Mr. Simon,” Click the youtube link Ken Medema (born December 7, 1943 as Kenneth Peter Medema in Grand Rapids, Michigan) is a composer–singer–songwriter who has been performing in the United States, Canada, and Europe for more than thirty years. Ken Medema was born almost blind; his eyes let him tell light from shadow and lookContinue reading “CCM Classic Spotlight on Ken Medema”

Classic CCM Spotlight on Larry Norman

Song, “I Wish We Had All Been Ready” Larry David Norman (April 8, 1947 – February 24, 2008[1]) was an American Christian musician, singer, songwriter, record label owner, record producer, writer, playwright, actor, photographer, and humorist, who is credited as “a key figure in the development of contemporary Christian music“,[2] “the most significant artist inContinue reading “Classic CCM Spotlight on Larry Norman”

CCM Classic Spotlight–Rez Band

 The Rez Band was the ground breaking effort to enter into hard rock and make a definitive statement.  They pulled this off, quite exceptionally.  This particular song is called “Rainbow’s End,” and it’s done live in 1979. Lyrics to “Rainbow’s End” Weave the rainbow in your eyes, Quiet evening lullaby, Cross your heart to neverContinue reading “CCM Classic Spotlight–Rez Band”

Classic CCM Spotlight on Glad

 GLAD is one of the pioneers of Christian pop/rock and a cappella music, having formed as a progressive rock group in 1972 and discovered a large audience for their a cappella music in 1988.  Today, with over 1.5 million albums sold, they continue to perform concerts and release occasional recordings. As Contemporary Christian Music (CCMContinue reading “Classic CCM Spotlight on Glad”