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.
100 Best Loved Hymns is a 3 CD collector's tin including some of the most loved hymns like, Amazing Grace, It Is Well With My Savior, Holy, Holy, Holy, Count Your Blessings, I Need Thee Every Hour and many more!
American legend Tennessee Ernie Ford is known for his unmistakable, booming voice and contagious personality as an artist, radio personality, actor and TV host. A beloved household name since the 1950s, Ford's talent as a singer has garnered sales of over 90 million albums sold worldwide. Gospel music was one of his greatest career passions as seen on his prime-time variety tv program, evidenced by his chart-topping recording successes and captured on this timeless collection containing such classic songs as "Peace in the Valley," "How Great Thou Art," "Rock of Ages," "Precious Memories," "Blessed Assurance" and many more.
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.'
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.
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.