Music

Uplifting music can be utterly transformative to our mood, energy level, and attitude. When we listen to inspiring music, either recorded or in a live performance, we remember the beauty and magic that is all around us. Musician interviews offer insight into the lives of artists and can illuminate a beautiful piece of music even further.

Hildegard von Bingen

The Inspiring Music of Hildegard of Bingen

12th century Benedictine abbess, writer, philosopher, Christian mystic, visionary, and polymath Hildegard of Bingen is best remembered today for her sacred and liturgical musical compositions. Here are some of her most beloved works as performed by the vocal group Anonymous 4.

Glen Campbell

Remembering Glen Campbell

A Rhinestone Cowboy who gave himself over completely to God

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Matthew West Book "Hello My Name Is"

Matthew West's New Book Is All about Finding Your True Identity

The Christian artist says living an authentic life shouldn’t be measured by the number of likes you get on your selfie. 

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Kellie Pickler's CMT Show 'I Love Kellie Pickler'

Kellie Pickler's Getting Personal on New Season of 'I Love Kellie Pickler'

The country music star opens up about loss and the importance of giving back on the latest season of her CMT reality series. 

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Hillsong United's New Album of Hope and 'Wonder'

Hillsong United's New Album of Hope and 'Wonder'

The chart-topping, multi-platinum-selling Christian band's 6th album inspires listeners to marvel at the majesty of God.

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Mercy Me

Bart Millard Opens up about His Experience with Chronic Illness

In MercyMe's hit, "Even If," the frontman explores the struggles and doubt he's faced caring for a child with diabetes.

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Steven conducts the Patriotic Brass Ensemble

He Plays Patriotic Music to Pay Tribute to Military Veterans

A horn-playing graduate of the Manhattan School of Music devotes his time and energy to a brass ensemble that plays patriotic songs for veterans.

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Music legend Glen Campbell

Glen Campbell's Touching Final Album, 'Adiós'

Music legend Glen Campbell, who passed away on August 8, 2017, has gone silent, but his final album is a beautiful parting gift from a multitalented performer.

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Dame Vera Lynn is celebrating her 100th birthday

100-Year-Old Singer Vera Lynn's Record-Breaking New Album

This beloved British singer is celebrating her 100th birthday by releasing a new album and sponsoring a charity concert.

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Guideposts Executive Editor Rick Hamlin (right) and son Tim

Rick Hamlin and Son Sing 'Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God'

Listen as Guideposts Executive Editor Rick Hamlin is joined by his son Tim in singing this beloved hymn.

Country music superstar Reba McEntire

Reba McEntire: The Hymns That Live in Me

The country music superstar shares songs of hope and faith that have been a part of her life ever since her girlhood days in a one-room church in Chockie, Oklahoma.

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Country music superstar Reba McEntire

Reba McEntire on Her New Album, 'Sing It Now: Songs of Faith & Hope'

Country superstar Reba McEntire discusses her new album, the importance of faith in her life and the joy of having family and friends in the studio to harmonize with her.

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The vocal group Octarium

Songs That Inspire Us

Sometimes God speaks to us in song, via a recording or performance that is shared with us at just the right time.  

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Country music legend Dolly Parton

Guideposts Classics: Dolly Parton on Happiness

In this story from July 2004, country music legend Dolly Parton shares her secrets for living a positive life, filled with love, joy and gratitude.

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