Over the past month you have voted to determine the Beliefnet readers’ top Holiday song, and the winner for the ultimate song is… Such a beautiful and inspirational song, and a wonderful winner for our tournament!  Enjoy this special version by Nat King Cole, and look forward to new inspiring songs each week!  Happy holidays!…

[bcvideo vid=’1211343206001′ pid=’96582452001′ height=’410′ width=’480′] Gretchen Peters is a Grammy nominated singer/songwriter best known for penning the Martina McBride classic “Independence Day,” but her own records are just as powerful as that mega hit.  “Dark Angel,” featuring country crooner Rodney Crowell, is the first single off her upcoming album Hello Cruel World, and you can…

I realize that some will argue that this week’s edition of Inspirational Song of the Week isn’t inspirational.  To me, inspiration isn’t always about gung-ho excitement, I believe that we can be inspired to think, to reflect, and to care for those around us.   This song and video hinges on the simple reminders that everyone…

Josh Groban is one of the top selling adult contemporary artists of the 2000s.  This inspiring song was his breakthrough hit. When I am down and, oh my soul, so weary; When troubles come and my heart burdened be; Then, I am still and wait here in the silence, Until you come and sit awhile…

Follow Beliefnet Music on Twitter This week many people are honoring what would have been Freddie Mercury’s 65th birthday.  It seemed appropriate then, to pick one of the greatest inspirational rock anthems of all time.  This song exhibits all of the emotion and character of Queen’s music, and I hope it picks you up because…

Click here to follow Beliefnet Music on Twitter! [bcvideo vid=”1123572998001″ pid=”96582452001″ height=”410″ width=”480″]At Beliefnet we love to give away great free gifts!  This time around we have 10 free copies of T.D. Jakes’ Sacred Love Songs 2!  All you have to do to enter is leave a comment with your favorite love song and a…

Click here to follow Beliefnet Music on Twitter! This inspiring duet is all about how we can conquer anything through love!  It was written by Nick Ashford, who wrote numerous hit songs and sadly passed away this week. Listen, baby Ain’t no mountain high Ain’t no vally low Ain’t no river wide enough, baby If…

Angie Aparo is one of the most sadly overlooked artists of the 2000s, seeing success only when Faith Hill made his song “Cry” a hit.  This song is one of his most inspirational, channeling the relief that comes from living life and loving others with no boundaries. Hey wouldn’t you wanna know Everywhere that river…

This country hit proclaimed that we should love those around us as if we don’t know what will happen tomorrow, wrapping it in a great melody and an upbeat song. He said: “I was in my early forties, With a lot of life before me, And a moment came that stopped me on a dime.…

With MTV celebrating its 30th birthday this week, I thought it appropriate to feature a song and video that wouldn’t have existed without them.  “We are the World” is perhaps the biggest and boldest musical collaboration of our time.  The sheer number of stars in this video is overwhelming, and the song is as inspiring…

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