Leeland is a Christian pop and rock band hailing from Baytown, TX. Though the lead singer, Leeland Mooring, was only 17 during the recording of their debut album, their music has been widely accepted. Also, in spite of their overtly Christian lyrics, their melodic-driven sound has appealed to the secular market as well.
* Leeland Mooring - Lead vocal, guitars
* Jake Holtz - Bass
* Jack Mooring - Backing vocal, keyboard
* Matt Campbell - Guitars
* Mike Smith - Drums
* Sound of Melodies (2006)
* Opposite Way (2008)
Leeland is a Christian rock and pop band from Baytown, Texas. Their debut album, Sound of Melodies, was Grammy-nominated for “Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album” in 2006. Though lead singer Leeland Mooring was only 17 during the recording of their debut album, the band’s music has been widely acclaimed. Their melodic-driven sound has drawn comparison with Coldplay and Keane.
The band has worked closely with Christian music legend Michael W. Smith. Leeland Mooring co-wrote seven songs on Smith’s new album, Stand, while Jack Mooring married Smith’s da...