Christopher Andrew “Chris” McClarney is an American Christian musician Born on November 30, 1979 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States.
Chris McClarney grew up in the church as the son of a youth pastor and met Jesus at a very young age. When he was 14 he began leading worship for a small group, which then led to full-time ministry in local churches and inner-city ministry across Nashville, TN.
His music career commenced in 2006, but his first album, ‘Your Love Never Fails’, was released independently on December 1, 2008.
Chris’ powerful worship anthem “Your Love Never Fails” has become one of the most popular songs in America’s churches as reported in the TOP 25 of CCLI and a #1 song on the Billboard Christian chart. This album was reviewed by Cross Rhythms.
He released an EP, Introducing Chris McClarney, on January 26, 2010 by Kingsway Music. The EP was reviewed by AllMusic, Christian Music Review, Christianity Today, Cross Rhythms, Jesus Freak Hideout, and Louder Than the Music.
His first studio album, Defender, was released on August 10, 2010 by Kingsway Music. The album was reviewed by AllMusic, Christian Music Review, Christian Music Zine, Cross Rhythms, Jesus Freak Hideout, and Louder Than the Music.
Chris recently partnered with Jesus Culture music recording his debut live album “Everything and Nothing Less”, slated for release in June 2015. This powerful live album features 9 brand new songs recorded live at the 2015 Jesus Culture Sacramento conference.
Chris is married to Jasmine, and together they reside in Nashville, Tennessee, with their three children; Aliya, Ceili and Charlotte (Charlie).