Three-time GRAMMY winner Michael W. Smith ushers in the Christmas season with the September 30 release of MICHAEL W. SMITH & FRIENDS: THE SPIRIT OF CHRISTMAS, featuring an all-star lineup of guests inclusing Vince Gill, Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town, Martina McBride, Amy Grant, Carrie Underwood, Jennifer Nettles, Bono and Michael McDonald. This star-studded album is full of timeless carols, holiday favorites and new versions of some of Michael’s most loved Christmas songs.