Jonathan’s latest, “Make Room,” was recorded live in Chicago in May 2017 and follows Jonathan, his band, and an impressive roster of guest artists through a spirited, inspired, and elastic live set. “Make Room” spawned hit singles “Cycles” and “Not Lucky, I’m Loved,” which became his first Billboard #1 Single upon its release in October 2017. The album debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Gospel Albums chart, as well as #2 on Top Christian/Gospel Albums, and broke the mainstream at #27 on overall Top Albums and #97 on the Hot 200, and later that month a TV special of the concert that would become the album, “Jonathan McReynolds: Make Room,” was broadcast nationally on TVOne.
According to the Chicago native, Life Music is everything he’s truly about. “My albums are about being authentic and genuine, pure and transparent. That’s who I try to be as a person,” he says. “I’m direct, I’m blunt. I’m not a fan of church clichés and 'Christian-ese'. Life Music.