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WATCH: “The Voice” Contestant Absolutely Nails Lauren Daigle’s “You Say”

Daigle’s crossover appeal was showcased incredibly well by “The Voice” finalist Reagan Strange this week

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Lauren Daigle’s recently-released album, “Look Up Child”, has taken both the Christian and secular music industries by storm.

She has been praised for crossing over into the mainstream and maintaining her bold faith while doing so.

Her crossover appeal was showcased incredibly well by “The Voice” finalist Reagan Strange this week on their Top 13 performances episode, and her rendition is sure to give you goosebumps.

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Team Adam couldn’t have picked a better song to showcase Strange’s beautiful voice.

Relevant Magazine noted that videos featuring worship songs such as this one always seem to perform better than other performances on YouTube: “Should voice competitions lean harder into the Christian market to procure votes from audiences? Honestly, we wouldn’t be upset,” they note.

Daigle’s interaction with the mainstream have attracted criticism as well as admiration, particularly after performing her song “Still Rolling Stones” on the talk show of Ellen DeGeneres, an open lesbian.

Responding to her critics, however, gave her an amazing opportunity to defend the way her music can reach others.

“I think the second we start drawing lines around which people are able to be approached and which aren’t, we’ve already completely missed the heart of God,” Daigle said in response.

“I don’t have all the answers in life,” she continued, “but one thing I know is that I can’t choose who I’m supposed to be kind to and who I’m not, because that’s the mission right? Be who Christ was to everyone as well.”

DeGeneres picked the song Daigle performed, she added: “I don’t know why but I know that she’s really purposeful in choosing a message as well, so maybe that was the one that spoke to her the most.”

Dangle more recently stunned The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon and his audience, which may be responsible, at least in part, for the spread of her music to venues like The Voice.

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Kanye West Asked ‘Jesus Is King’ Employees To Abstain From Pre-Marital Sex; Says Porn Is ‘Not Okay’

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Superstar rap artist Kanye West, who has been all over the news for the last few months due to his open proclamation of Christian conversion, recently opened up about the making of his latest album set to be released soon, “Jesus Is King,” saying he told employees working on the album they had to abstain from pre-marital sex. West also went on to slam pornography saying it’s “not okay.” Here’s more from The Daily Wire: “When collaborating with others on ‘Jesus Is King,’ West set up some lifestyle guidelines that they would have to abide by in order be part of the project,” Billboard reported. “Yeezy asked others to fast during portions of creating and also not partake in any premarital sex at times, which he knew would receive some blowback once it became public.” “There were times where I was asking people not to have premarital sex while they were working on the album,” West told Lowe, noting, “When people pray together and fast together, the power is increased.” The 42-year-old explained that he no longer views himself as a “slave” to the music industry, but as a “free” “son of God” spreading the gospel. West went on to talk about how he feels he has now been called to spread the gospel with his platform, noting how he used to talk about high fashion, alcohol, and others things that had a profound impact on his life. But now, however, all that’s changed. Jesus is what he’s all about now. “Now that I’m in service to Christ, my job is to spread the gospel, to let people know what Jesus has done for me. I’ve spread a lot of things. There was a time I was letting you know what high fashion had done for me, I was letting…

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Popular Christian Artist Toby Mac’s Son Dies Suddenly At 21

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Tragedy has struck Christian superstar TobyMac as his son, Truett Foster McKeehan, has died suddenly at his home in Nashville, Tennessee. McKeehan was only 21-year-old. Here’s more from TheBlaze: The Davidson County Medical Examiner’s office on Wednesday confirmed McKeehan’s death. In a statement, the office said that the aspiring rapper’s cause of death was not yet determined. “Cause of death has not been determined,” the office said in its statement. “Toby was traveling back from Canada and did not get home to be with his family until after midnight last night so there is no statement. We just ask that everyone please be respectful of their privacy during this time and allow them to grieve their loss.” TobyMac — real name Kevin Michael McKeehan — was touring in Canada when he received the news of his son’s untimely death. Last year, TobyMac released a song called, “Scars, dedicating it to his first-born son. The Christian artist posted a video where he explained the meaning of the song saying it was intended to provide encouragement and support for parents who sometimes “insulate [hardships] from the ones we love, our children.” “So to see them go out there and do this real world it’s painful. I wrote this one for my boy,” TobyMac explained. “I wanted to let him know that I’m here for him and God is there for him. So lift your head my son to where your help comes from.” Here’s a few lyrics from the song that illustrated what the Christian rapper said: When life cuts so deep Try and remember You are not alone We’ve all been there Scars come with livin’ You are not alone We’ve all been there So lift your head, lift your head Lift your head to where your help comes from Yeah,…

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