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TobyMac

TobyMac
Country:United States
Website:http://tobymac.com
Releases:[Alive & Transported (CD/DVD)] [Portable Sounds] [Portable Sounds : Deluxe Edition (CD/DVD)] [Made to Love (single)] [Top Five (EP)] [Renovating Diverse City] [Welcome to diverse city] [Re:Mix Momentum] [Get This Party Started (single)] [Phenomenon [Festival Single]] [This Christmas (single)] [Momentum (DVD)] [Momentum]
Info:TobyMac (Toby McKeehan) started out as part of the famous rockband DC talk. He is a producer as well as co-founder of Gotee Records. Toby was the last member of the band to release a solo album.

Momentum
His album Momentum came out in November 2001 and got a follow up in the form of a remix album called "Re:Mix Momentum" in 2003.

Success
TobyMac makes a blend of rap, rock and funk. With his crossover sound he has gained much success by reaching the mainstream christian market.

Awards 2002: GMA
In 2002 TobyMac received 2 Dove awards at the GMA Awards ceremony, one for "Momentum" (2001) in the category "Hip Hop/Rap album of the Year". And he won an award for the track "Somebody's Watching Me" in the category "Rap/Hip Hop Recorded Song of the Year".

Awards 2005: GMA
In 2005 he would win another award in the category "Hip Hop/Rap album of the Year" for his album "Welcome to Diverse City" (2004).

Nominations 2008: GMA
He was nominated at the 39th GMA Dove Awards 2008 in the category:
- Male Vocalist of the Year

Awards 2008: GMA
In 2008 TobyMac won 3 awards at the 39th Annual GMA Dove Awards: One in the category "Short Form Music Video of the Year" for "Boomin'" of the album "Portable Sounds" (2007). Another award in the category "Artist of the Year" and "Rock/Contemporary Album of the Year" for the album "Portable Sounds" (2007). The award ceremony was held on April 23rd, 2008.

Nominations 2008: Grammy
Nominations are also received at the 50th Annual Grammy Awards 2008 in the category Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album for: "Portable Sounds" (2007) and in the category Best Gospel Song for "Made To Love" also from the album "Portable Sounds" (2007).

Awards 2009: GMA
TobyMac won a Dove Award at the 40th GMA Dove Awards 2009 in the category Long form music video: for "Alive and Transported" (2008).
He was also nominated in the category Artist of the Year. The ceremony was held on April 23rd, 2009.

Awards 2009: Grammy
TobyMac won a Grammy Award for his album "Alive And Transported" (2008) in the category Best Rock Or Rap Gospel Album at the 51st Annual Grammy Awards 2009. The ceremony took place on February 8th, 2009.

Portable Sounds
TobyMac released his album "Portable Sounds" in February 2007. Portable Sounds sold 50,645 units in the first week, making it to Number 10 on the Billboard Top 200 chart and Number 1 on SoundScan Contemporary Christian Overall Chart.

New project
The artist is working in the studio on a new album, which is slated for release in February 2010.

Sources: E-mail Newsletter: Update on the New Album and Winter Wonder Slam Tour, June 26th, 2009.

Release:Alive & Transported (CD/DVD)
Alive & Transported (CD/DVD)
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Media:[Audio CD] [Video (DVD)]
Released:2008
Recordlabel:Forefront
Info:The CD/DVD is released on May 27th, 2008. Approximate Running Time: 2hrs 12min.
The project contains live footage and music. Bonus feature includes: A special 56 minute documentary of behind the scenes footage including an in-depth look at each member of TobyMac's Diverse City band plus a look at life on the road with Toby.

1. Intro / Ignition
2. Catchafire (Whoopsi-Daisy)
3. Boomin'
4. No Ordinary Love (includes some of "No Signal")
5. J Train
6. Gone
7. Irene
8. I'm For You
9. In The Light
10. Yours
11. The Slam
12. Love Is In The House
13. Atmosphere
14. Lose My Soul (includes some of "I Could Sing Of Your Love Forever")
15. Diverse City
16. Made To Love
17. Burn For You
18. Jesus Freak
19. Extreme Days
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Release:Portable Sounds
Portable Sounds
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Media:[Audio CD] [Digital Download]
Released:2007
Recordlabel:Forefront
Info:The album is released on February 20th, 2007.
On December 2nd, 2008 the digital album got 2 tracks extra: bonus remix.

1. One World - featuring Siti Monroe
2. Made To Love
3. Boomin'/Opera Trip
4. I'm For You
5. Face Of The Earth/Chuck @ Artist Development
6. No Ordinary Love - featuring Nirva Dorsaint-Ready
7. Ignition
8. Hype Man (TruDog '07)
9. Suddenly
10. All In (Letting Go)/Mr. Talkbox
11. Feelin' So Fly
12. No Signal
13. Lose My Soul/Afterparty - featuring Kirk Franklin & Mandisa Hundley
14. Boomin' - featuring Shonlock (Digital only Bonus Remix)
15. Ignition (Digital only Bonus Remix)
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Release:Portable Sounds : Deluxe Edition (CD/DVD)
Portable Sounds : Deluxe Edition (CD/DVD)
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Media:[Audio CD] [Video (DVD)]
Released:2007
Recordlabel:Forefront
Info:The album is released on October 23rd, 2007. The album contains a bonus DVD featuring all 5 of Toby's music videos for "Boomin'," "Gone," "Irene," "Get This Party Started" and "Extreme Days" plus bonus 'behind the scenes' footage and an interview with the Diverse City Band.

1. One World
2. Made To Love
3. Boomin
4. Face Of The Earth
5. No Ordinary Love
6. Ignition
7. Hype Man (truDog 2007)
8. Suddenly
9. All In
10. Feelin So Fly
11. No Signal
12. Lose My Soul

DVD:
1. 1 Hour of Bonus DVD footage
2. Boomin music video
3. The making of the video
4. Live Studio performances
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Release:Made to Love (single)
Made to Love (single)
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Media:[Audio CD] [Digital Download]
Released:2006
Recordlabel:Forefront
Info:The single is released as a digital download on December 4th, 2006.
The CD single is released on December 26th, 2006.

1. Made to Love
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Release:Top Five (EP)
Top Five (EP)
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Media:[Digital Download]
Released:2006
Recordlabel:Forefront
Info:The EP is released as a digital download only on December 4th, 2006.

1. Burn for You (Welcome to Diverse City Version)
2. Gone
3. Diverse City (Welcome to Diverse City Version)
4. The Slam (Welcome to Diverse City Version)
5. New World (Narnia Version)
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Release:Renovating Diverse City
Renovating Diverse City
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Media:[Audio CD]
Released:2005
Recordlabel:Forefront
Info:1. The Slam
2. Getaway Car
3. Catchafire (Whoopsi-Daisy)
4. Burn For You - featuring Chris Stevens
5. Hey Now
6. Gone
7. Diverse City
8. ILL-M-I
9. Phenomenon
10. Atmosphere
11. Burn For You - featuring Mute Math
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Release:Welcome to diverse city
Welcome to diverse city
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Media:[Audio CD]
Released:2004
Recordlabel:Forefront
Info:1. Hey Now - featuring Coffee from GRITS
2. Catchfire (Whoopsi-Daisy) - featuring Papa San and MOC
3. The Slam - featuring T-Bone
4. Poetically Correct
5. Atmosphere
6. Gone
7. Trudog : The Return - featuring Truett “TruDog” McKeehan
8. Diverse City
9. Stories (Down To The Bottom) - featuring Superchic[k] & Mob-action
10. Getaway Car
11. Burn For You
12. Fresher Than A Night At The W - featuring beat box by Gabe “Real” Patillo.
13. ILL- M - I
14. Phenomenon
15. Gotta Go - featuring Randy Crawford & TruDog
16. Atmosphere (remix) - featuring DC Talk
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Release:Re:Mix Momentum
Re:Mix Momentum
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Media:[Audio CD]
Released:2003
Recordlabel:Forefront
Info:1. J. Train featuring Kirk Franklin - Math remix
2. Yours - Savage remix
3. Somebody's Watching - Painter remix
4. Irene - Marvin remix
5. Tru Dog - Savage remix
6. Love Is In The House - Nw remix
7. Get This Party Started - Ghost remix
8. Extreme Days - Shoc remix
9. Momentum - Beatmart remix
10. You Know - Mcanany remix
11. J. Train - Linney Brothers and DJ Maj remix
12. Yours - Linney remix
13. Irene - the Binary Twin remix
14. Love Is In The House - Muckala remix
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Release:Get This Party Started (single)
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Media:[Audio CD]
Released:2003
Recordlabel:Forefront
Info:1. Get This Party Started
2. Irene
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Release:Phenomenon [Festival Single]
Phenomenon [Festival Single]
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Media:[Audio CD]
Released:2003
Recordlabel:Forefront
Info:1. Phenomenon
2. One Phenom Remix
3. Love is in the House (Oregon Mix)
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Release:This Christmas (single)
This Christmas (single)
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Media:[Audio CD]
Released:2002
Recordlabel:Forefront
Info:1. This Christmas
2. O Come All Ye Faithful
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Release:Momentum (DVD)
Momentum (DVD)
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Media:[Video (DVD)]
Released:2002
Recordlabel:EMI Records
Info:1. Extreme Days
2. Get This Party Startet
3. Irene
4. In The Air
5. Yours
6. Wonderin' Why
7. J Train
8. Love Is In The House
Rating:Our users rated this release: 8 out of 10
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Release:Momentum
Momentum
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Media:[Audio CD]
Released:2001
Recordlabel:Forefront
Info:1. Get This Party Started
2. What's Goin' Down
3. Irene
4. Toby's Mac
5. J Train
6. Do You Know
7. Tru-Dog
8. Momentum
9. Yours
10. Quiet Storm
11. Wonderin' Why
12. Somebody's Watching
13. Triple Skinny
14. Love Is In The House
15. Extreme Days
16. Don't Bring Me Down
17. In The Air
18. Afterword
Rating:Our users rated this release: 7.5 out of 10
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