SeaWorld Orlando’s Praise Wave concert series has already begun with performances from Steven Curtis Chapman and Lecrae over the past two weekends, but the fun is far from over. Two new performances have been added to the lineup.
The new additions to the Christian music concert series add dates on two Sundays in February and extend the event through Sunday, February 11.
The remaining performances for Praise Waive 2018 include:
SWITCHFOOT has been unearthing all manner of musical gems since their 1997 debut “The Legend of Chin,” steadily expanding their global fan base and critical reputation through such releases as the multi-platinum breakthrough “The Beautiful Letdown” (2003) and the Grammy award-winning “Hello Hurricane” (2009). Beyond their career achievements, SWITCHFOOT has been active in a variety of philanthropic efforts through the band’s own Bro-Am Foundation.
NEW – Colton Dixon – Sunday, February 4*
Tennessee native Colton Dixon first caught the attention of his fans on season eleven of “American Idol.” Colton Dixon’s 2013 debut, “A Messenger,” set the record for biggest first-week sales by a new solo Christian act, becoming the No. 1 selling album of 2013 by a new Christian artist and the No. 9 bestselling album of 2013 in the Christian genre overall. *Modified Concert Times: 1 and 3 p.m.
GRAMMY-nominated, multiple American Music Award and Dove Award winners MercyMe have sold more than 8.5 million units in CD, single and DVD sales, garnered 27 No. 1 multi-format Christian radio singles and four consecutive mainstream radio hits with “I Can Only Imagine,” “Here With Me,” “Homesick” and “So Long Self.”
Well known for communicating stories through song, Matthew West has received thousands of stories from around the world. His latest studio album, “All In,” continues that storytelling theme and includes the No. 1 single “Broken Things.” His album, “Live Forever,” debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Christian Sales Chart. The hit “Grace Wins” was also a No. 1 single. “Hello My Name Is” achieved a record-setting No.1 for 17 straight weeks at radio and “The Motions” was No. 1 for 15 weeks.
Live concerts take place at 1:30 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. (Sunday, Feb. 4 concerts will take place at 1 and 3 p.m.) in the park’s Nautilus Theater and are included with park admission. Reserved seating packages for all performances are available online at SeaWorldOrlando.com and start at $19.