Jonesboro, AR- With 8.8 million albums sold to date—including one RIAA Double Platinum Album, four Platinum and six Gold records, and two Platinum and four Gold DVDs—Casting Crowns remains the top- selling act in Christian music since 2007. The award-winning group—consisting of Mark Hall (lead singer/songwriter), Melodee DeVevo (violin, cello, vocals), Brian Scoggin (drums), Megan Garrett (piano, keyboards, vocals), Juan DeVevo (guitar, vocals), Chris Huffman (bass guitar, vocals) and Josh Mix (lead guitar, vocals)—got its start as a youth group worship band originally based in Florida.
Building on a strong foundation forged by their self-titled major label debut in 2003 that went Double Platinum, Casting Crowns has earned six GRAMMY nominations, winning a GRAMMY for the band’s 2005 effort, Lifesong. In addition, over the past decade, Casting Crowns has garnered 17 GMA Dove Awards, three American Music Awards and two Billboard Music Awards, among others. Most recently, the band was named Artist of the Year exclusively by fans at the 2014 K-LOVE Fan Awards.
Their chart-topping songs—including “Who Am I,” “Voice of Truth,” “Praise You In This Storm,” “Until The Whole World Hears,” “Glorious Day (Living He Loved Me),” “Courageous” and “Jesus, Friend of Sinners”—have earned them nine No. 1 hits at radio and four RIAA Gold certified digital singles.
Their tours have taken them all over the world, helping to spread the Gospel message globally. The band was the only U.S. musical act hand-picked to perform at a nationally-televised arts festival in North Korea in 2007 and was invited back again in 2009. Meanwhile, in the States, the band continues to sell-out arenas across the country. In fact, “The Altar and the Door Tour” set attendance records in the U.S. with 450,000 tickets sold in 83 markets and was ranked as the top-grossing Christian tour of the 2007/2008 season according to Pollstar.
Casting Crowns’ has consistently delivered songs that spur listeners to evaluate their relationship with God and others. Casting Crowns’ career sales have exceeded 5 million records.
They will perform a headline show at The Convocation Center on Saturday, April 23 at 7:00. Tickets for this show will go on-sale Friday, February 12 at 10:00 a.m. Tickets can be purchased in person at the Central Box Office, by phone at 870-972-2781 or 800-745-3000, and on-line at Tickets.AState.edu or Ticketmaster.com. For more information regarding this show, visit the Convocation Center website at AStateConvo.com.
Saturday, April 23 @ 7:00 PM
Doors: 6:00 PM
Ticket Prices: $45, $35, $28
*Plus Applicable Service Fees*
TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 12 @ 10 AM
Tickets are available at the Convocation Center Central Box Office,
charge by phone at 870-972-2781 or 800-745-3000, and online at