In 2006 Alan Jackson released his first hymns project, titled Precious Memories, as an ode to his mother. Seven years later, Precious Memories has sold 1.7 million albums and Jackson is back in the studio recording more hymns that his mother loves so much. Releasing March 19, 2013, Precious Memories Vol. 2 promises to reach beyond Jacksons country fans base and into the hearts of hymns and Gospel music fans.
My Hope: Songs Inspired by the Message and Mission of Billy Graham features 12 brand new recordings from the biggest names in Christian music. The CD is being released in conjunction with Dr. Graham's new book, The Reason for My Hope: Salvation.
1. Newsboys - We Believe
2. Kari Jobe - The Cross is My Confession
3. Michael W. Smith - Take Me Home
4. Lacey Sturm - The Reason
5. Matthew West - So Loved
6. Amy Grant - Just As I Am
7. Israel Houghton - Broken Pieces
8. Nichole Nordeman - Be Our Rescue
9. TobyMac - City on Our Knees
10. Darlene Zschech - The Cross of Christ (My Hope)
11. Tommy Coomes Band - My Hope
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Throughout the years, George Beverly Shea has brought us over 70 albums of timeless songs and classic hymns. Joining the Billy Graham Evangelistic Team in 1947, Shea has become one of the most well loved vocalists among the Christian community. Word Records is proud to present I'd Rather Have Jesus: A 20 Song Treasury celebrating the life and ministry of George Beverly Shea
Comprised of stellar keyboard and vocalist, Allan Hall and sibling vocalists Todd and Nicol Smith, this trio has achieved renowned success within the Christian marketplace. Initially, focused on reinterpreting original hymns into their own harmonious style, Selah, an award winning group sets its sights on continuing a growing sales pattern and winning and influencing music consumers well beyond the Christian marketplace.
From the Dove Award Winning Group that brought you the powerful hit, 'You Raise Me Up' comes a masterful 13 track collection of Greatest Hymns. Selah's Greatest Hymns feature the newly recorded single, 'Be Thou My Vision.'
This album is a return to Fernando's roots – a mixture of both hymns and new songs composed by Fernando with simple and thoughtful arrangements. It was produced by Gary Paczosa (Alison Krauss,Nickel Creek) and features background vocals by Alison Krauss, Susan Ashton,Vince Gill, Dan Tyminski, Marsha Skidmore, Jonathan and Amanda Noel, among others.