Casting Crowns is a contemporary Christian and Christian rock band started in 1999 by youth pastor Mark Hall, who serves as the band’s lead vocalist, as part of a youth group at First Baptist Church in Downtown Daytona Beach, Florida. Some members of the band currently work as ministers for Eagle’s Landing First Baptist Church in McDonough, Georgia. The band has won a Grammy and a Dove Award.
In September 2013, the band released “All You’ve Ever Wanted”, the first single from Thrive which was released on January 28, 2014 and charted No. 6 in Billboard’s Top 200 in its first week. Their notable hit song “Who Am I” hit both the Christian & secular music scene.