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Michael Sweet of Stryper

My favorite Christmas album is Nat King Cole’s The Christmas Song. For me, it highlights the perfect Christmas spirit, and it also has the most anointed version of “O Holy Night” that I’ve ever heard. Nat’s voice and the arrangements always make me feel like it’s Christmas, even in Las Vegas in the middle of July. —Felicia Abraham

Yancy

My favorite Christmas album is Home for the Holidays by various artists on Sparrow. It was originally released in the late ’80s and re-released [as Christmas] in the ’90s. I love nontraditional Christmas music. Fa la la la ... —Felicia Abraham

Ben Calhoun of Citizen Way

Amy Grant’s Home for Christmas is timeless. I have great memories of my family decorating the tree and listening to that album. We usually started playing it after Thanksgiving and kept it on until Easter! —Felicia Abraham

We Are Young & Free

Produced by the youth ministry of Hillsong Church in Sydney, this new album marks an effort to reach the next generation for Christ.

Mercy (Live)

After their studio release of Mercy in April, the live DVD version hits stands this month, showcasing the fourth album for this husband-and-wife duo.

Day 7

This Messianic praise and worship album is Barry and Batya Segal’s seventh. Sung in mostly Hebrew, the music is used for both dance and worship.

Hurricane

Five-time Dove Award-winning Female Vocalist of the Year Natalie Grant has been through a personal storm and now brings her experience to what she calls her “most personal record to date.” Curb Records releases Hurricane, Grant’s first project in three years, on Oct. 15.

The Glorious Unfolding

More than 25 years after his debut project released, singer-songwriter Steven Curtis Chapman continues to inspire and entertain listeners with his trademark acoustic pop songs. 

Restart

Newsboys 
Sparrow Records

Miley Cyrus

Lord, Have Mercy on Miley Cyrus and Hollywood

Miley Cyrus has gone from Disney Channel kid favorite to raunch queen performing simulated sex with a foam finger wearing a flesh colored costume while Robin Thicke repeatedly sang “Lord have mercy.” Let's pray for mercy for Cyrus.

Radiate

Tricia (Inpop Records)

Strong God

New Life Worship (Integrity Music)

Sunny Days

Tammy Trent (September Day Records)

We Believe

One: A Worship Collective (Integrity Music)

What Are You Worshipping to?

We asked a variety of worship leaders and Christian music artists what albums are currently on their playlist. Check out their picks.

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