Brian Free and Assurance

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Brian Free & Assurance
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Background information
Genres Southern Gospel
Years active 1993 – present
Labels Daywind
Associated acts Gold City
Website Official Website
Members Brian Free
Bill Shivers
Mike Rogers
Past members Kevin Price
Kevin McCaw
Randy Crawford
Mike LeFevre
John McBroom
Craig Singletary
Derrick Selph
Bob Caldwell
Bill Lawrence
Keith Plott
Jeremy Lile
Michael Camp
Josh Simpson
Scott McDowell
Ricky Free

Brian Free & Assurance is a Southern Gospel group. Brian Free formed the group in 1993 after performing with the Gold City Quartet from 1982-1994. After being formed, the group has released multiple albums.

Band Members[edit]

  • Brian Free - Tenor
  • Bill Shivers - Lead
  • Mike Rogers - Baritone

Past Members[edit]

Lead

  • Kevin Price (1993-1995)
  • Kevin McCaw (1995-1997)
  • Randy Crawford (1997-1998; 2009-2010)

Baritone

  • Mike LeFevre (1993-1997)
  • John McBroom (1997-1998)
  • Craig Singletary (2001-2003)
  • Derrick Selph (2003-2009; 2010-2013)
  • Randy Crawford (2009-2010)

Bass

  • Bob Caldwell (1996-1998)
  • Bill Lawrence (2001-2003)
  • Keith Plott (2003-2007)
  • Jeremy Lile (2008-2015)

Pianist

  • Michael Camp (2001-2002)
  • Josh Simpson (2002-2003)
  • Scott McDowell (2003-2008)

Drummer

  • Ricky Free (1998-2007)

Discography (26 Total Albums)[edit]

  • Brian Free & Assurance (1994)
  • Requests (1994)
  • Things That Last Forever (1995)
  • Live In Atlanta (1995)
  • At Your Request (1996)
  • 4 God So Loved (1996)
  • A Glimpse Of Gold (1997)
  • Doing This For You (1999)
  • Lovin' This Livin' For The Lord (2001)
  • So Close To Home (2002)
  • Timeless Hymns & Classics (2002)
  • Greater Still (2003)
  • Live In New York City (2005)
  • Christmas With Brian Free And Assurance (2005)
  • It's So God (2006)
  • Real Faith (2007)
  • Timeless Hymns & Classics Volume II (2008)
  • Worth It (2009)
  • 7 Hits (2009)
  • Acappella (2010)
  • Never Walk Alone (2010)
  • A Season To Remember (2011)
  • Nothing But Love (2012)
  • Unashamed (2014)
  • Live Like We're Redeemed (2016)
  • Live At Daywind Studios (2016)

Awards[edit]

Year Award Result
2007 Southern Gospel Album of the Year (It's So God) Nominated
2008 Southern Gospel Album of the Year (Real Faith) Nominated
2009 Southern Gospel Recorded Song of the Year ("I Believe God") Nominated
2010 Southern Gospel Album of the Year (Worth It) Nominated
2011 Inspirational Album of the Year (Accapella) Nominated
Southern Gospel Album of the Year (Never Walk Alone) Nominated
2013 Music Video of the Year (I Want To Be That Man) Won
Tenor of the Year (Brian Free) Nominated
2014 GMA Dove Awards Southern Gospel Performance Of The Year (Say Amen) Nominated

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