Over the past eight years, Atlanta based Casting Crowns has consistently delivered music that points believers back to what truly matters.
Since its launch in 2003 the band has garnered 14 GMA Dove Awards, three GRAMMY Awards and an American Music Award.
Prior to this, Louie had attended North Point Community Church for 13 years, Louie and his wife Shelley make their home just outside of Atlanta.
Mercy Me is an American contemporary Christian band, originally formed in Greenville, Texas in the mid-1990s.
The record was produced by Brown Bannister and Dan Muckala and is centered around the concept of bringing healing to the hurting. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.
Casting Crowns is a Christian band that employs a soft rock music style.
He is also one of the funniest rappers ever, always displaying his humor in his videos having everybody crying.
The band previously served and performed in a youth group in Atlanta.
As part of the Passion Movement, Louie began a recording company, Sixsteps Records, which has signed and produced various Christian worship artists, such as David Crowder Band, Chris Tomlin, Matt Redman, and Charlie Hall.
He also started a Bible study movement, , aimed at single adults in the Atlanta area, which would attract thousands.
In 2004, Mercy Me released Undone which produced two Top 10 hits: Here With Me which also hit Billboard's Top 100 chart that same year, and In The Blink of an Eye which, as of the end of 2005, was at #5 on R&R's top Christian hits.
In 2005 they also released their Christmas album titled The Christmas Sessions. The album debuted at number three on the Billboard 200 and number one on the Christian Albums chart.
In 2002, the band released their popular second album, Spoken For, which produced two more Top 10 hits.