Songs 4 Worship Album Certified Double Platinum By The Recording Industry Association of America

Feb 08, 2002, 00:00 ET from Integrity Music from ,Time Life Music

    MOBILE, Ala., Feb. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Integrity Music and Time Life Music,
 co-developers of the Songs 4 Worship double album series of Praise and Worship
 music, today announced that the first title in the series, "Songs 4 Worship -
 Shout To The Lord", has achieved double platinum status, according to the
 Recording Industry Association of America ("RIAA").
     Integrity Music is the music division of Integrity Incorporated
 (Nasdaq:   ITGR), a media/communications company that produces, publishes and
 distributes Christian music, books and related products.  Time Life Music is
 the world's leading television direct response marketer of recorded music.
     Double platinum status signifies the sale of over two million albums.  In
 achieving this recognition, "Songs 4 Worship - Shout To The Lord" becomes one
 of only 15 multi-platinum Christian music albums, and it is the biggest-
 selling Praise and Worship album in the history of the recorded music
     "We are thrilled with the success and continued momentum of this series in
 all markets that have been entered, to date," noted P. Michael Coleman,
 President and Chief Executive Officer of Integrity Incorporated.  "Songs 4
 Worship has exceeded all expectations and has revealed the true scope of the
 audience for Praise and Worship music on a global scale."
     "The first Songs 4 Worship album has maintained very high ratings on the
 Christian retail and Billboard Top 200 charts, and the continuity series is
 recognized as the most successful direct-to-consumer launch in the history of
 Christian music," added Daniel McGuffey, Chief Marketing Officer and Senior
 Vice President of Integrity Music.
     Integrity and Time Life launched the Songs 4 Worship series in the United
 States over one year ago, and the series has generated over one million
 continuity club memberships, to date.  The series, which was introduced into
 the Christian bookstore and general retail markets later in 2001, contains
 best-selling Praise and Worship songs performed by original artists and such
 well-known worship leaders as Ron Kenoly, Michael W. Smith, Don Moen, Darlene
 Zschech, Twila Paris and others.
     An international launch of the Songs 4 Worship series is currently
 underway in a number of countries, including Australia, New Zealand, the
 United Kingdom, Holland, and Hong Kong, and launches are under consideration
 in South Africa and eight additional countries in Asia.
     Integrity Incorporated is a media/communications company that produces,
 publishes and distributes Christian music, books and related products.  It is
 a producer and publisher of Christian lifestyle products developed to
 facilitate worship, entertainment and education.  Integrity's products are
 sold primarily through retail stores and direct to consumers throughout the
 United States and internationally in 176 other countries worldwide.  The
 Company is headquartered in Mobile, Alabama, and its common stock is listed on
 The Nasdaq National Market under the symbol "ITGR".  Information about
 Integrity, including financial and operating performance, also is available at
 the company's Web site, .
                  For additional information, please contact:
         Don Ellington, CFO of Integrity Incorporated at (251) 633-9000
       RJ Falkner & Company, Investor Relations Counsel at (800) 377-9893
                      or via e-mail at
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SOURCE Integrity Music; Time Life Music