Multi-Platinum Band MercyMe’s The Hurt & The Healer No. 1 on Billboard Christian Sales Chart, Lands Another Top 10 Debut on Billboard 200
Project Also Dominates iTunes® Christian & Gospel Album Chart While Lead Single Tops Two Charts at Radio
Nashville, TN, May 30, 2012: Underscoring their long-standing popularity and appeal, the seventh studio album from multi-platinum and award-winning band MercyMe, The Hurt & The Healer, has hit the Billboard 200 top albums chart in a big way, landing at No. 7. The album charted at just below Lionel Richie’s newest release and above Sara Bareilles and Norah Jones’ latest. The Hurt & The Healer entered at No. 1 on the Christian SoundScan chart. During its debut week, the album reached No. 10 on iTunes’® Overall Albums Chart and has crowned the iTunes® Christian Albums chart at No. 1 since its release on May 22.
In addition to their success at retail and stellar critical acclaim (Christianity Today, New Release Tuesday, Crosswalk /TheFish.com), MercyMe is also currently dominating at radio. The album’s title-track lead single is sitting high at No. 1 this week on two charts: Billboard Christian AC Indicator and Soft AC/Inspo, and rose to No. 2 at AC Monitored. “The Hurt & The Healer” also continues to climb quickly upward at CHR, spending this week at No. 11.
As the Grammy-nominated band celebrates their new album, MercyMe will visit markets across the country throughout the summer.
Nashville, TN, May 23, 2012: One of Christian music’s biggest and most beloved acts, MercyMe bowed their brand-new project, The Hurt & The Healer, yesterday to a No. 1 debut on the iTunes® Christian Albums Chart and in the Top 10 (at No. 10) on its overall album chart. Furthermore, The Hurt & The HealerRead More
Attention MercyMe fans in California & the West; MercyMe is coming to the Spirit West Coast festivals in Del Mar May 27 and Monterey June 23 and YOU just might get your picture taken with group backstage. MercyMe is one of the event headliners along with TobyMac and Tenth Avenue North. The next 5 peopleRead More
Check it out. We’re calling it the ‘Great MercyMe T-Shirt Fire Sale’. While supplies last we’re selling all of our shirts online for only $10. Now here’s the thing. We’re getting rid of these designs so once they are gone they are gone for good. We will however, be replacing these designs with some sweetRead More
Title track is most added on Billboard Christian AC with quick rise to No. 2 on iTunes Christian Songs Band to launch spring headline tour April 19 Nashville, TN….March 1, 2012…. With the most-added Billboard Christian AC single this week as well as the No. 2 Christian song on iTunes, the buzz for MercyMe’s MayRead More
Hey everyone. Wanted to let you know that “The Generous Mr. Lovewell” AND “Christmas Sessions” are going on sale for $5 on AmazonMP3 as a part of their “Fuel Your Kindle Fire” promotion – Dec 25 – Jan 31 so save your Christmas money!
MercyMe’s “The Generous Mr. Lovewell” has been accepted into AmazonMP3’s Black Friday Hits program, which runs from 11/21 – 11/28. Lovewell will be ONLY $6.99 for that week and will be featured in a special sale room with other Black Friday titles here http://www.amazon.com/b/?ie=UTF8&node=2461014011 Check it out.
Ladies & Gentlemen. It’s happening. The 2013 Rock & Worship Boatshow! We’re taking this thing to the open sea. Join MercyMe & Friends on the first annual Boatshow for this 7 day cruise. We’re still nailing down the lineup but there are several ways to connect with us for updates. You can follow The BoatshowRead More
ARLINGTON, VA. (Oct. 11, 2011) – Award-winning band MercyMe recently set out on their first USO/ Armed Force Entertainment tour. The six-member band delivered a touch of home to troops in the Middle East, staged three one-of-a-kind concerts, signed autographs and uplifted the spirits of service men and women. Details: This was the first USO tour for the band. AsRead More