Michael W. Smith

Michael W. Smith

 

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Michael Whitaker Smith (born October 7, 1957) is an American musician, who has charted in both contemporary Christian and mainstream charts.[2] His biggest success in mainstream music was in 1991 when "Place in this World" hit No. 6 on the Billboard Hot 100. Over the course of his career, he has sold more than 18 million albums.[3]

Smith is a three-time Grammy Award winner, an American Music Award recipient,[4] and has earned 45 Dove Awards.[5] In 1999, ASCAP awarded him with the "Golden Note" Award for lifetime achievement in songwriting,[6] and in 2014 they honored him as the "cornerstone of Christian music" for his significant influence on the genre.[7] He also has recorded 31 No. 1 Hit songs, fourteen gold albums, and five platinum albums.[3] He has also starred in 2 films and published 13 books including This is Your Time, which he worked with Christian author Gary Thomas to write.[8]

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Highlights10

Love Always Wins
Song
Love Always Wins is a song by musical artist Michael W.
 
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A Million Lights
Song
A Million Lights is a song by musical artist Michael W.
Sovereign
 
Sovereign is an album by Christian recording artist Michael W.
The Spirit of Christmas
 
The Spirit of Christmas, officially titled as Michael W.

Photos - Michael W. Smith216

People Recently Photographed with Michael W. Smith2

Popular Albums37

Album Appearances & References25

Popular Songs13

Popular Live Albums1

Musical Group References1

Films1

Minor Film Appearances & References3

TV Shows2

Book References & Influences1

Collaborators & Influencers15

Other Music-Related Relationships4

Personal & Professional Relationships1

Awards & Nominations3

You May Also Be Interested In28

Videos50

Spotify - Albums & Singles98

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Appears On20

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Upcoming Concerts33

Christmas with Amy Grant and Michael W. Smith Featuring Jordan Smith and a Full Symphony Orchestra
Duluth, United States
November 25, 2017
Christmas with Amy Grant and Michael W. Smith Featuring Jordan Smith and a Full Symphony Orchestra
Tampa, United States
November 26, 2017
Christmas with Michael W. Smith Featuring Jordan Smith and a Full Symphony Orchestra
Oklahoma City, United States
November 30, 2017
Christmas with Amy Grant and Michael W. Smith Featuring Jordan Smith and a Full Symphony Orchestra
Tulsa, United States
December 1, 2017
Christmas with Amy Grant and Michael W. Smith Featuring Jordan Smith and a Full Symphony Orchestra
Grand Prairie, United States
December 2, 2017
Christmas with Amy Grant & Michael W. Smith featuring Jordan Smith and a Full Symphony Orchestra
Sugar Land, United States
December 3, 2017
Christmas with Michael W. Smith Featuring Jordan Smith and a Full Symphony Orchestra
Greensboro, United States
December 5, 2017
Christmas with Amy Grant and Michael W. Smith Featuring Jordan Smith and a Full Symphony Orchestra
Kansas City, United States
December 8, 2017
Christmas with Amy Grant and Michael W. Smith Featuring Jordan Smith and a Full Symphony Orchestra
Madison, United States
December 9, 2017
Christmas with Amy Grant & Michael W. Smith featuring Jordan Smith and a Full Symphony Orchestra
Grand Rapids, United States
December 10, 2017
Christmas with Michael W. Smith Featuring Jordan Smith and a Full Symphony Orchestra
Van Wert, United States
December 14, 2017
Christmas with Amy Grant & Michael W. Smith featuring Jordan Smith and a Full Symphony Orchestra
Columbus, United States
December 15, 2017
Christmas With Amy Grant And Michael W. Smith Featuring Jordan Smith
Fairfax, United States
December 16, 2017
Christmas with Amy Grant and Michael W. Smith Featuring Jordan Smith and a Full Symphony Orchestra
Hershey, United States
December 17, 2017
ISRAEL TOUR 2018
Tel Aviv, Israel
April 10, 2018
ISRAEL TOUR 2018
Tel Aviv, Israel
April 11, 2018
ISRAEL TOUR 2018
Nazareth, Israel
April 12, 2018
ISRAEL TOUR 2018
Nazareth, Israel
April 13, 2018
ISRAEL TOUR 2018
Nazareth, Israel
April 14, 2018
ISRAEL TOUR 2018
Jerusalem, Israel
April 15, 2018
ISRAEL TOUR 2018
Jerusalem, Israel
April 16, 2018
ISRAEL TOUR 2018
Jerusalem, Israel
April 17, 2018
ISRAEL TOUR 2018
Jerusalem, Israel
April 18, 2018
ISRAEL TOUR 2018
Jerusalem, Israel
April 19, 2018
ISRAEL TOUR 2018
Jerusalem, Israel
April 20, 2018
ALASKA CRUISE 2018
Vancouver, Canada
July 21, 2018
ALASKA CRUISE 2018
Vancouver, Canada
July 22, 2018
ALASKA CRUISE 2018
Juneau, United States
July 23, 2018
ALASKA CRUISE 2018
Skagway, United States
July 24, 2018
ALASKA CRUISE 2018
Elfin Cove, United States
July 25, 2018
ALASKA CRUISE 2018
Ketchikan, United States
July 26, 2018
ALASKA CRUISE 2018
Vancouver, Canada
July 27, 2018
ALASKA CRUISE 2018
Vancouver, Canada
July 28, 2018

News Articles6

Song premiere: Michael W. Smith debuts 'Love Always Wins'
  –  November 10, 2017
Multiplatinum-selling contemporary Christian singer/songwriter Michael W. Smith knows a thing or two about bringing people together via the vehicle of music. With his latest project, he’s tackling a tough audience: the divided American people.
Amy Grant, Michael W. Smith to get festive in Denver
  –  November 11, 2017
The Grammy Award-winning contemporary Christian pop artist will pair once again with fellow Grammy-winning contemporary Christian singer songwriter Michael W. Smith on a national symphony Christmas tour. Jordan Smith, season nine winner of NBC's "The Voice ...
Song premiere: Michael W. Smith debuts 'Love Always Wins'
  –  November 10, 2017
Multiplatinum-selling contemporary Christian singer/songwriter Michael W. Smith knows a thing or two about bringing people together via the vehicle of music. With his latest project, he’s tackling a tough audience: the divided American people. Yahoo ...
Song premiere: Michael W. Smith debuts 'Love Always Wins'
  –  November 10, 2017
Multiplatinum-selling contemporary Christian singer/songwriter Michael W. Smith knows a thing or two about bringing people together via the vehicle of music. With his latest project, he’s tackling a tough audience: the divided American people.
Michael W. Smith A Million Lights Album Preorder Begins Today
  –  November 10, 2017
Leading up to today's preorder, Yahoo! Music premiered "Love Always Wins," as well as revealed the cover art for A Million Lights, at https://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/song-premiere-michael-w-smith-debuts-love-always-wins-145439946.html. The inspiration ...
Tickets still available for Amy Grant, Michael W. Smith show in Kennewick
  –  November 6, 2017
Christian music superstars Amy Grant and Michael W. Smith are bringing their popular co-headlining Christmas tour back to the Tri-Cities. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16 at the Toyota Center in Kennewick. Tickets still are available. They start at $37.

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