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  1. Newsboys Arrive in Theaters & On Charts With 'God's Not Dead 2': 'The ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2016 | Billboard

    "Sometimes sequels don't seem to get to where the original movie did. I think this one is better.

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  2. Emphasis placed on 'Hits Deep' concept for TobyMac's current tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... More than 20 years have passed since TobyMac accepted his first Grammy Award as a member of Christian rap-rock trio DC Talk, which he founded in 1987. His recording "This Is Not a Test" earned yet another this year as Best Contemporary Christian ...

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  3. TobyMac brings a Hits Deepa tour to Kennewick on March 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... 429, Capital Kings, Finding Favour and Hollyn. TobyMac, whose real name is Toby McKeehan, was part of the trio DC Talk, a successful Christian music group from the 1990s-2000s. He went on to find wild success as a solo artist, releasing several ...

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  4. TobyMac on Hits Deep, Grammys, DC Talk reunionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | The Arizona Republic

    Interview: TobyMac checked in the opening night of the Hits Deep tour to talk about the Grammys, "This is Not a Test" and DC Talk. TobyMac on Hits Deep, Grammys, DC Talk reunion Interview: TobyMac checked in the opening night of the Hits Deep tour to talk about the Grammys, "This is Not a Test" and DC Talk.

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  5. Facets of Faith: TobyMac, others to play radio hits in Baton RougeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | The Advocate

    Photo provided by CMA Media Promotions -- TobyMac will bring his Hits Deep tour to the Baton Rouge River Center on Feb. 18. "It's called Hits Deep cause I want people to enjoy the hits that they are hearing on the radio but also, hopefully, the songs are hitting them in a deeper way," he said in a phone interview. "The goal of the night is just song after song that the audience knows cause they've heard them on either KLOVE or a radio station in their town."

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  6. TobyMac's This Is Not A Test tour heads to GreensboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | Burlington Times News

    ... has become more prevalent following the death of his father eight months ago. He reunited with lifelong friends and DC Talk bandmates Kevin Max and Michael Tait on the song, "Love Feels Like." "Michael and Kevin helped represent the depth of this ...

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  7. First three USA concerts in 2016 may share similar Christian audienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... at the door. Contemporary Christian hip-hop recording artist tobyMac - real name Toby McKeehan, who also co-founded DC Talk and became the first, and best-known, Christian rapper - will headline at 7 p.m. Contemporary Christian pop acts Britt ...

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  8. What Would People Think If They Knew That I'm a 'Jesus Freak' Freak?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Christianity Today

    Yes, dcTalk's defining album has some truly cheesy moments. But 20 years later, it's still just really good.

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  9. Film gives new life to NewsboysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    ... Tait is the newest addition to the band, replacing founding member Peter Furler in 2009 after his own stint heading DC Talk. "I never thought in a million years (of joining Newsboys)," Tait said. "DC Talk and Newsboys were frenemies. I never thought ...

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  10. Homecoming for Christian musicianRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Fairfax Times

    ... Liberty University, he teamed with fellow Flames Michael Tait and Kevin Max Smith to form the Christian vocal trio, DC Talk, and its success changed the direction of his life. "I had a spare room in our house and I put some turntables in and I would ...

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  11. Grammy winner Toby Mac comes to Sun Dome Nov. 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    The six-time Grammy Award winner, who began his career in 1989 as a member of DC Talk, released his seventh solo album, This I s Not a Test, in August, then began a 37-stop tour. TobyMac will appear at the Sun Dome at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 20. Artists Britt Nicole and Colton Dixon will open.

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  12. What Would People Think If They Knew That I'm a 'Jesus Freak' Freak?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Christianity Today

    Yes, dcTalk's defining album has some truly cheesy moments. But 20 years later, it's still just really good.

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  13. 7 days of fun: Rick Springfield at Mystic Lake, still wishing for 'Jessie's Girl'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... was one of the first Christian musicians to branch off into hip-hop. He came to prominence as a member of the trio DC Talk, best known for their double-platinum 1995 album, "Jesus Freak." The band has mostly been on hiatus since 2000, though, and ...

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  14. 7 days of fun: Rick Springfield at Mystic Lake, still wishing for 'Jessie's Girl'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... was one of the first Christian musicians to branch off into hip-hop. He came to prominence as a member of the trio DC Talk, best known for their double-platinum 1995 album, "Jesus Freak." The band has mostly been on hiatus since 2000, though, and ...

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  15. Contemporary Christan musician TobyMac hits Target CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | TwinCities

    Born Toby McKeehan, 51-year-old Virginia native TobyMac was one of the first Christian musicians to branch off into hip-hop. He came to prominence as a member of the trio DC Talk, best known for their double-platinum 1995 album "Jesus Freak."

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  16. What Would People Think If They Knew That I'm a 'Jesus Freak' Freak?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | Christianity Today

    Yes, dcTalk's defining album has some truly cheesy moments. But 20 years later, it's still just really good.

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  17. Can't fake thisRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | Cityview Online

    ... his camp's own press material. And yes, there was a time - those groundbreaking, wildly successful, slightly cheesy DC Talk years - when TobyMac did, indeed, rap. But those days are increasingly behind him, no matter what anyone else may try to tell ...

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  18. TobyMac seizes the moment for album, Sears Centre showRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | Daily Herald

    ... Truett McKeehan, plus Michael Tait and Kevin Max, his former bandmates in the wildly successful '90s Christian group DC Talk, among the first pioneers to usher in the faith-based musical movement. "We hadn't done anything together in 13, 14 years so ...

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  19. Franklin Graham to join TobyMac at GoDaddy Bowl 'Christmas Experience'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... The event's headliner, Toby "TobyMac" McKeehan, is a leading Christian pop artist who rose to fame with the group DC Talk and went on to a high-profile solo career. His music often mixes familiar genres into trendsetting pop, and he has enjoyed ...

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  20. Kerns: USA already confirms concert headlined by tobyMac in April 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A bit of this and a bit of that ... while assuming that music fans won't be waiting six months for the next big concert at the United Supermarkets Arena, 1701 Indiana Ave. Even so, kudos to USA management for nailing down a headlining appearance by six-time Grammy Award winner tobyMac, real name Toby McKeehan, in the arena on April 5. The contemporary Christian hip-hop artist previously co-founded DC Talk before going on to become the first and best known Christian rapper.

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