Jason Gray



The First Word On: Love Will Have The Final Word

By Jason Gray

After months of hard work, Love Will Have The Final Word is finally finished, released, and in listeners’ hands. The record is more intentionally acoustic, but is less about sonic Read More ›

Not Right Now

By Jason Gray

Following is the piece I wrote as an essay for the special edition of my new record, Love Will Have The Final Word. Read More ›

With Every Act Of Love

By Jason Gray

“With Every Act of Love” was the last song to be written for my new record. Knowing I didn’t really have a song that felt like the lead single, I turned to N. T. Wright’s Surprised By Hope for inspiration in a writing Read More ›

Nothing Is Wasted: Thoughts On A Music Video

By Jason Gray

I’m grateful to be able to announce the official “Nothing Is Wasted” music video! Several weeks ago, I wrote a piece about how “Nothing Is Wasted” came to be chosen as the next single and why a new mix was made for radio.(You can read that here.) Read More ›

“You Gotta Hear This…” Andrew Peterson and Jason Gray on Tour

By Jason Gray

In 2003 I was a dreaming indie artist meeting with people in Nashville who I hoped might champion my music and make life a little easier by rescuing me from obscurity (oh how naïve I was about the way the Read More ›

Song of the Week: Jason Gray – "Nothing Is Wasted" (Remix)

By Jason Gray

When Centricity (my record label) is considering which song should be the next single to promote to radio, Read More ›

Caring For The Right Thing At The Right Time

By Jason Gray

The other night while we were washing dishes, my son Jacob said he’d seen a trailer for a movie he wanted to see. “Oh yeah? Which one?” I asked.

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Bookends: Video Diaries of “Christmas Is Coming” and “Children Again”

By Jason Gray

There are two songs on “Christmas Stories” that are meant to give context and a theme for the rest of the record. I wanted to take kind of a bird’s eye view of Christmas here and now before zooming in on the characters in the Christmas narrative.

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A Good Scare: the Redemptive Ghost Stories of Russell Kirk

By Jason Gray

Since we’re fast approaching Halloween, I couldn’t resist an opportunity to write about one of my favorite books of the last few years: Russell Kirk’s Ancestral Shadows: An Anthology of Ghostly Tales.

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The Story Behind “Forgiveness Is a Miracle”

By Jason Gray

As I approached writing songs for each of the characters in the Christmas story, I felt particularly protective of Joseph, who I think sometimes doesn’t get the attention he’s due. Read More ›

Album Release — Christmas Stories: Repeat the Sounding Joy

By Jason Gray

Christmas greetings from the Gray household! I know that normally it’s a little early to be thinking about Christmas, and I’m typically a take-one-holiday-at-a-time kind of guy—we Read More ›

Stories Behind The Songs Of Joseph & Mary

By Jason Gray

Here’s a look at the way we approached the stories of Joseph and Mary for my Christmas record: Read More ›