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Switchfoot's 'Where The Light Shines Through' debuts at No. 10 Billboard Top 200 while topping Christian chart


Thu, Jul 21st 2016 04:00 pm

Press HERE to watch music video for 'Live It Well' (acoustic version)

Switchfoot's 10th studio album, "Where The Light Shines Through," debuted at No. 1 on the Christian albums chart, No. 3 on the rock, alternative and overall digital albums charts, and No. 10 on the Billboard Top 200, with more than 29,000 albums sold in the first week. The album was released on July 8 via Vanguard Records, in partnership with Capitol Christian Music Group. 

"Where The Light Shines Through" was produced in collaboration with John Fields, who helmed the multiplatinum-breakthrough "The Beautiful Letdown."

"Live It Well," off the project, is currently No. 7 at Hot AC and top 20 on the national audience chart. Press HERE to watch the album trailer.

"Where The Light Shines Through" marks an important milestone in Switchfoot's hugely successful career. It marks Switchfoot's return to the indie world and showcases that, two decades from their start, they're able to have a career filled with longevity, revitalization and rejuvenation. The band's journey began in 1997 with the first of three indie releases before members signed with a major label in 2003. Since then, the San Diego-based outfit has sold 5.7 million copies worldwide (nine studio albums, including 2003's "The Beautiful Letdown" and 2009's Grammy Award-winning "Hello Hurricane"). 

Press HERE to purchase "Where The Light Shines Through" via iTunes and press HERE to purchase via Amazon Music.

Switchfoot will embark on a fall co-headline "Looking for America" Tour with Grammy-nominated alternative rock band Relient K. Full tour routing is available and tickets are on sale at www.switchfoot.com now.

Switchfoot consists of Jon Foreman (vocals, guitar), Tim Foreman (bass), Jerome Fontamillas (keys, guitar), Drew Shirley (guitar) and Chad Butler (drums).

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