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.
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.
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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He has become one of Ireland's greatest exports, performing to over 300,000 people every year from Carnegie Hall to the Sydney Opera House, including The Royal Albert Hall and Wembley Arena.
The dawning of 2002 provided a different element to his life and gave Daniel genuine acknowledgement of his achievements. Recognized for his "services to the music industry", he was awarded an Honorary MBE in the Queen's New Years Honors list.