Christian Electronic music, also called CEDM, Christian EDM, Christian dance music, CDM, or Christian dance music is a sub-genre of Christian music popularized by the Christian Music industry. This music has often been used in worship activities and in other faith-based gatherings such as fundraisers and conventions. The term Christian electronic music was first used in a 1976 article by Larry Norman in Music Review. In this article, he discusses “the shift from the traditional church choir to Christian Electronic Music”. According to Larry Norman, there has been a trend in this genre for about three decades.
Today we have many contemporary Christian musicians who are redefining the art of Christian dance music. These contemporary Christian artists are creating unique sounds using classical instruments such as keyboards and drums as well as non-traditional instruments like the guitar and synthesizer. These contemporary Christian artists are bringing the beauty of God’s Word to life through music. Christian electronic dance music artists are using spiritual lyrics and hymns as well as non-religious lyrics and tunes. Many contemporary Christian artists are making history and bringing music to the forefront of Christian worship.
dubstep Christian Electronic music is made by Christian artists who use a powerful style of bass and electronica to create an exciting sound that is characteristic of Christian Rock. This sub-genre is often associated with hip hop and break rock music but is independent in nature. Dubstep Christian Electronic music has grown in popularity since its inception and can be identified with aggressive, catchy, hard-hitting basslines.
Christian Dance Music or Christian Electronica is made by professional Christian DJs who perform using special equipment and effect plugins. Christian dance music artists have been influencing contemporary Christian and pop music for decades. The beats used in CEDM tracks are mostly traditional, reggae, jazz, and hip-hop and have been sampled and used extensively by Christian dance artists from around the world. DJing has evolved into a very sophisticated art form with a visual aesthetic sense that makes a statement about a specific genre. A typical Christian dance show would incorporate a combination of visual and audio effects in a display that is seamless and memorable.
Christian House Music is the name given to trance-like house music which was common in the mid 90s. Christian house music has evolved and is now usually a mixture of different styles of dance, gospel music, hip-hop, reggae, and other genres. Christian house music is a style of music that is commonly performed at Christian churches and worships and is very similar to modern day Christian house music with certain characteristics. A good example of this type of cedm artist is vocals by artists who are known to have deep Christian convictions.
Christian House Music is still a valid term used today although most people will use the term ‘EDM’. Christian House Music is still very popular amongst people who attend church regularly. There are many talented Christian house DJs out there who know what they’re doing and are able to put together an amazing musical experience for audiences who would not usually expect a Christian song played at an event like this. Christian House Music is still an important movement within the Christian community today. Not only is it bringing people together in a positive way but it is also raising awareness and acceptance of Christian music by mainstream audiences who may otherwise have never heard it or been exposed to its quality.
Christian Music is becoming more popular in the modern world as Christian electronic artists are making Christian albums and Christian songs that are widely accepted and loved by mainstream audiences. Christian Music is now experiencing a huge amount of exposure as Christian DJs and Christian rappers are rapping over the sounds of popular songs from top recording artists. Christian Music artists are starting to gain a larger audience as Christian Music artists are able to gain major exposure by playing their music live at Christian dance clubs, auditoriums and even at public events such as schools and churches. Christian Music artists are also coming out with Christian-themed singles and Christian songs and Christian musical instruments such as harps, guitars and even brass bands are starting to be used more often by Christian artists. These types of Christian songs and Christian-themed instruments are reaching out to a much larger market than before.
Christian Dance Music has become very popular and Christian Electronic music artists are experiencing huge success. Christian Music festivals are gaining more popularity as Christian dance music becomes more recognized in the general public through being played on mainstream radio stations and Christian musical bands are getting bigger in size as well as in popularity. Christian Music artists are producing Christian Electronic music that Christian audiences are enjoying just as much as mainstream Christian music is. Christian Music artists are making Christian songs that Christian listeners can dance to, Christian songs that Christian musical artists are singing, and Christian songs that Christian musical artists are rapping over. Christian Music artists are also coming out with Christian songs that Christian teenagers are singing, Christian songs that Christian parents are sing-singing and Christian songs that Christian teenage children are singing and playing. D