Fifteen song collection highlighting the best songs and performances in Southern Gospel music over the last 50 years.
What A Beautiful Day – Happy Goodman Family
My Name Is Lazarus – Greater Vision
Sweet Beulah Land – Squire Parsons
It’s Shouting Time In Heaven – Hoppers
God On The Mountain – McKameys
Finish Well – Karen Peck & New River
Excuses – Kingsmen
Thankful So Thankful – Triumphant
I’m Standing On The Solid Rock – Florida Boys
Look For Me At Jesus Feet – Booth Brothers
Jesus Is Coming Soon – Oak Ridge Boys
When I Wake Up To Sleep No More – Inspirations
Learning To Lean – Blackwood Brothers
We Shall See Jesus – Cathedrals
Midnight Cry – Gold City
Released in 2019.
SINGING NEWS CELEBRATING 50 YEARS
The history of the genre of Southern Gospel music has unfolded through the pages of the Singing News Magazine since its first publication in 1969. The magazine is, as its motto says, “the printed voice of Southern Gospel music.” In this special anniversary year, the publication has put together a collection of representative songs on “Singing News: Celebrating 50 Years.”
From the Happy Goodman Family to the Cathedral Quartet, Karen Peck & New River and the Hoppers, this fifteen song collection highlights some of the best songs and performances in Southern Gospel music over the last 50 years. Hand picked by the publisher of Singing News Magazine, this collection is a must-have for any collector of good Southern Gospel music.
Iconic songs like Gold City’s “Midnight Cry,” the Oak Ridge Boys’ “Jesus Is Coming Soon” and the Kingsmen’s “Excuses” take the listener back through Southern Gospel’s storied history to experience once again these favorites. With a “who’s who” of artists from yesterday and today, you won’t want to miss “Singing News: Celebrating 50 Years.”
(Adapted from Provided Material)