A list of famous contemporary Christian pop artists of the 1970s. This includes both artists that appealed specifically to the Christian music market, as well as mainstream artists who released Christian or Christianity-themed music. If you're looking for popular artists of the 70s, who performed Christian music during the time, you'll surely find them on this list.A number of the '70s Christian pop artists and 70s pop stars who wrote Christian songs included in the list are considered to be mainstream celebrities who released secular music as well. This includes Johnny Cash, Bob Dylan, Aretha Franklin, Billy Preston and Elvis Presley. (Many of these artists got their start performing gospel music, thus making the transition to Contemporary Christian Rock and Pop a natural one.) Ever wanted to know who are Christian pop artists who were around during the 1970s? Then take a look here and you should have your answer.