1) Keith Green
Keith Green led worship in the 70s until his tragic death in a plane crash in 1982. Many still sing and know his worship songs today. His legacy and willingness to worship set the stage for worship music of the future.
2) Darlene Zschech
Darlene Zschech's wonderful blend of powerful worship music with Hillsong Church became the staple for churches in the 90s. During a span of 10-plus years, Zschech along with the worship team helped churches experience a revival of praise that is still being lead by the various Hillsong Worship teams now.
3) Matt Redman
Matt Redman is one of the premium worship leaders of today. Just this week he took home six Dove Awards for topping the praise & worship charts with wonderful God inspired music.
4) Chris Tomlin
Chris Tomlin is in the same class as Redman. Tomlin also provides churches with some of the biggest worship songs every year. He took home a couple of Dove Awards this week as well.
5) Kari Jobe
Kari Jobe's smile, amazing voice and passion for the Lord is what captivates people to her music. Singing with conviction and a voice that is clearly on fire for the Lord, she ministers to God's people on every track.