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THE BEST HYMNS ALBUM IN THE WORLD… EVER:
50 OF THE GREATEST HYMNS EVER SUNG 3-CD SET RELEASES APR. 20

Recordings Feature the Hymns of Charles Wesley, Isaac Watts, John Newton, Fanny J Crosby, and many more Sung by the St. Michael’s Singers - conducted by Paul Leddington Wright, The Celebration Choir - conducted by Jackie Williams, The Scottish Festival Singers - conducted by Ian McCrorie, Daily Service Singers

This Series Has Sold Over 400,000 Units To Date




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NEWS SOURCE: Hoganson Media
April 7, 2010

(Nashville, TN) April 7, 2010 – The Best Hymns Album In The World…Ever three-CD, 50-song set features recordings of many of today’s best-loved hymns from such world-acclaimed writers as Charles Wesley, Isaac Watts, John Newton, Fanny J Crosby, and many more. This timeless collection retails for $16.99 and releases April 20 from Kingsway with distribution by EMI CMG.

“Kingsway Music has always felt the call to spread the word about songs of substance, and this latest release is another celebration of the songs built on the vital foundations of faith,” says Steve Nicolle, Director of Kingsway in North America. “‘New’ does not have the monopoly on ‘great,’ as this triple CD compilation of classic hymns proves. The Best Hymns Album In The World... Ever features 50 of the most stirring hymns ever written.”

From “Amazing Grace” to “When I Survey The Wondrous Cross,” this collection of vintage hymns being sung in churches across the world builds on The Best Hymns Album In The World…Ever series that has sold over 400,000 units to date.

“This album offer the chance to get reacquainted with the likes of ‘Nearer My God To Thee,’ ‘Just As I Am’ and ‘Abide With Me,’ as well as to rediscover many timeless greats handed down over the generations,” adds Nicolle.

Featuring the St. Michael’s Singers, conducted by Paul Leddington Wright; The Celebration Choir, conducted by Jackie Williams; The Scottish Festival Singers, conducted by Ian McCrorie; and Daily Service Singers, the complete The Best Hymns Album In The World…Ever three-CD track listing follows:

CD1:
All Things Bright And Beautiful / Love Divine / O Thou Who Camest From Above / When I Survey The Wondrous Cross / Man Of Sorrows / How Great Thou Art / Great Is Thy Faithfulness / Shall We Gather At The River / My Jesus I Love Thee / Dear Lord And Father Of Mankind / The King Of Love My Shepherd Is / O For A Closer Walk / Make Me A Channel Of Your Peace / I Will Sing The Wondrous Story / It Is Well / Rock Of Ages / The Day Thou Gavest Lord Has Ended

CD2:
Blessed Assurance / Angels From The Realms Of Glory / Trust And Obey / Christ The Lord Is Risen Today / Nearer My God To Thee / Amazing Grace / O For A Thousand Tongues / Just As I Am / I Need Thee Every Hour / I Heard The Voice Of Jesus Say / Mine Eyes Have Seen The Glory / Thine Be The Glory / Praise God From Whom All Blessing Flow / Christ Whose Glory Fills The Skies / When The Roll Is Called Up Yonder / The Old Rugged Cross / Take My Life And Let It Be

CD3:
Praise My Soul The King Of Heaven / Stand Up For Jesus / Onward Christian Soldiers / And Can It Be / Who Is On The Lord’s Side / Abide With Me / Glorious Things Of Thee Art Spoken / Praise Him Praise Him / Be Thou My Vision / Jesu Lover Of My Soul / There Is A Green Hill Far Away / O Love That Wilt Not Let Me Go / What A Friend We Have In Jesus / Ye Servants Of God / All The Way My Saviour Leads Me / To God Be The Glory

See http://kingswayhub.com/ecards/besthymns/ for The Best Hymns Album In The World…Ever music samples, video and more. Additional information can be found at www.kingsway.co.uk.

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