GRAMMY® nominated Christian music band MercyMe, featuring special guests Taya and Micah Tyler, is set to perform at The Stanley Theatre on Thursday, March 2 at 7:00 p.m. Formed in 1994 in Edmond, Oklahoma, MercyMe has more than 9 million units in cumulative sales and has seen 28 of their songs reach No. 1 across multiple radio formats, in addition to garnering four mainstream radio hits. Their landmark song “I Can Only Imagine” was the first digital single in Christian music history to be certified platinum and double-platinum.
In 2009, Billboard named MercyMe’s “Word Of God Speak” the No. 1 Song of the Decade, and the group the No. 1 Artist of the Decade in both the Christian Songs and Christian AC Songs categories. In addition, they have multiple GRAMMY® nominations, American Music Awards, and GMA Dove Awards to their credit.
The band has sold out venues throughout the U.S. and Canada and has appeared on Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, The Today Show, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, FOX & Friends, and in the pages of Entertainment Weekly, The New York Times, and more.
Today, MercyMe continues touring rigorously, picking up more No. 1 hits along the way. The band is currently promoting its 11th studio album, Always Only Jesus, released in October of 2022. The band consists of Bart Millard [lead vocals], Michael John Scheuchzer [guitars, backing vocals, keyboards], Robin Troy “Robby” Schaffer [drums], Nathan Cochran [bass], and Barry Graul [guitar, backing vocals].