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MercyMe, a Contemporary Christian music band, had released six independent albums before signing with a new label which launched them into stardom. Their debut album, "Almost There," with their new label reached to triple platinum certification. Since then, the group has released eight additional studio albums (six of which have been certified gold.) The group has also had 13 consecutive top 5 singles on the Billboard Christian Songs chart, with 7 of them reaching No. 1. MercyMe has won 8 Dove Awards and has had many Grammy Award nominations.