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Anthem Edition burst onto the scene in 2003 as a trio called The Old Paths, founded by Doug Roark and Tim Rackley with a mission to glorify the Lord. The trio soon became a quartet and gained national attention. In 2012, they signed with Crossroad Music’s Sonlite Records label, releasing the breakout album ‘Right Now’ which yielded two #1 hits and earned them a Singing News Fan Award for Favorite New Quartet. Despite a hiatus in 2015, they returned to touring in 2017. In late 2022, the group changed its name to Anthem Edition and welcomed Andrew Utech as the new bass vocalist. In the fall of 2023, Cameron Edens joined as the new tenor.

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CAMERON EDENS - TENOR SINGER

Cameron Edens is a dynamic force within the realm of southern gospel music, bringing his exceptional talents to the forefront as a vocalist and bass player for Anthem Edition. Joining the group in the fall of 2023, Cameron's journey in music has been marked by his dedication and passion for the craft. With a rich background of performing alongside various regional groups, he has honed his skills and carved a niche for himself as one of the most versatile and talented musicians in the genre.

As a member of Anthem Edition, Cameron's contributions extend beyond his prowess as a bass player. His remarkable tenor voice has garnered him acclaim from fans and critics alike, solidifying his reputation as one of the best tenor vocalists in southern gospel music. Cameron's performances are characterized by their soul-stirring resonance and impeccable delivery, captivating audiences with each note he sings. His commitment to excellence and genuine love for music shines through in every performance, leaving a lasting impression on all who have the pleasure of experiencing his artistry.

Offstage, Cameron finds joy and support in his marriage to Kaitlin, his steadfast partner in life. Their relationship serves as a source of inspiration, grounding him as he continues to pursue his musical endeavors with Anthem Edition. With his talent, dedication, and unwavering commitment to his craft, Cameron Edens is poised to leave an indelible mark on the world of southern gospel music, captivating audiences and winning hearts wherever his melodies resonate.

TIM RACKLEY - LEAD SINGER & CO-FOUNDER

Tim Rackley stands as a cornerstone in the world of southern gospel music, revered for his role as the lead vocalist and co-owner of Anthem Edition. With a career spanning over two decades, Tim has earned a reputation for his powerful and captivating lead vocals, which have become synonymous with the signature sound of Anthem Edition. His unwavering dedication to his craft and unparalleled vocal prowess have solidified his status as one of the most influential figures in the industry.

Tim's musical journey began in the early 2000s, when he embarked on his professional career with The Rowlands, laying the foundation for his future endeavors in the genre. It was during this time that he honed his skills and developed his distinctive vocal style, setting the stage for his eventual collaboration with Doug Roark to form The Old Paths. Together, they embarked on a musical journey that would see them rise to national acclaim, earning accolades and a loyal fan base along the way.

Offstage, Tim finds solace and joy in his family life, sharing his journey with his beloved wife Scarlett and their two children, Watters and Brianna. Their unwavering support serves as a constant source of inspiration for Tim, fulfilling his passion for music and propelling him to new heights of success. With his remarkable talent, years of experience, and deep-rooted passion for southern gospel music, Tim Rackley continues to leave an indelible mark on the industry, captivating audiences with his unforgettable vocals and timeless melodies.

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DOUG ROARK - BARITONE SINGER & CO-FOUNDER

Doug Roark is a distinguished figure in the realm of southern gospel music, renowned for his role as the baritone vocalist and co-owner of Anthem Edition. With a career spanning over two decades, Doug has established himself as a pillar of strength within the industry, bringing his unique blend of talent and charisma to the forefront of the genre. His smooth baritone vocals and captivating stage presence have garnered him acclaim from audiences and critics alike, solidifying his reputation as one of the best in the business.

In 2003, Doug joined forces with his friend and fellow co-owner, Tim Rackley, to form The Old Paths, later rebranded as Anthem Edition. Together, they embarked on a musical journey that would see them rise to national acclaim, earning accolades and a loyal fan base along the way. Doug's contributions to the group extend beyond his role as a vocalist; he is also recognized as one of the best emcees in the industry, captivating audiences with his engaging storytelling and natural charm.

Offstage, Doug finds fulfillment in his family life, sharing his journey with his beloved wife, Andrea. They have three children, Douglas, Brandon and Brittany and four grandchildren that brings so much joy to their lives. Their partnership serves as a source of strength and inspiration for Doug, fueling his passion for music and driving him to new heights of success. With his powerful testimony of deliverance and unwavering dedication to his craft, Doug Roark continues to leave a lasting impact on the world of southern gospel music, captivating audiences with his heartfelt vocals and powerful message.

ANDREW UTECH - BASS SINGER

Andrew Utech stands out as a prominent figure in the world of southern gospel music, revered for his role as the bass vocalist of Anthem Edition. Andrew's musical journey began at a young age, as he grew up riding the bus with his grandfather's group, laying the foundation for his future endeavors in the industry. His deep, smooth bass voice has become a hallmark of Anthem Edition's sound, captivating audiences and earning him a reputation as one of the most talented bass vocalists on the road today.

In early 2023, Andrew joined Anthem Edition, bringing his exceptional talents and passion for music to the forefront of the group. Alongside his twin brother Alex, Andrew is also a co-owner of Alabama Coach, a company that provides mechanical services to the southern gospel industry. This dual role allows Andrew to not only showcase his vocal prowess but also contribute to the industry in a meaningful way, ensuring that artists and groups have reliable transportation for their tours.

Offstage, Andrew finds joy and support in his family life, sharing his journey with his beloved wife, Brittany, and their three children. Their unwavering support serves as a constant source of inspiration for Andrew, fueling his passion for music and propelling him to new heights of success. With his remarkable talent, dedication to his craft, and commitment to the industry, Andrew Utech continues to make a lasting impact on the world of southern gospel music, captivating audiences with his powerful vocals and heartfelt performances.

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