Gungor has received multiple Grammy nominations and a Dove award in 2008 for “Say So” – the Contemporary Gospel Record Song of the Year. Many people know their song, “Beautiful Things.”
Michael Gungor grew up in Marshfield, Wisconsin. He is the son of pastor and author Ed Gungor. He began writing and playing music at a young age and went on to study jazz guitar at both Western Michigan University and the University of North Texas while also touring and working as a multi-instrumentalist musician.
He met his wife Lisa at Oral Roberts University during their freshman year, and she, also a musician, later became his music partner and serves as the other primary vocalist and songwriter for Gungor. They live in Denver, Colorado with their three-year-old daughter.