I know about Mat Kearney mostly because a whole bunch of authors who I respect – including Donald Miller and Jon Acuff – have mentioned him lately, and that’s usually a good sign.
I can’t stop playing his latest single, which is entitled Hey Mama – the video for it is here or you can listen to it below. It’s a joyful thing:
Also worth a look is Ships in the Night, a gloriously cheerful spoken word piece which is pretty irresistible. If anything, I think I like it even more than the single. That’s below as well:
Mat’s album is called Young Love, and it’s on Spotify and Itunes already. It’s great summer music, and so it’s worth listening to before the summer’s gone…