Music is one of the best forms of entertainment. However, this statement is entirely limited to certain types of music. Whether you are from a Christian background or not you need some quality music that you can sit down and listen with your family, if so then gospel music will be your ideal form of entertainment. There are many gospels music you can listen to; however, the following list of latest gospel songs is what you should pay attention to.
Latest gospel songs for 2017-2018
When it comes o gospels songs, you don’t have to be that religious to be impacted by the power of a good song. Far and large, most music songs more so praise and worship songs of the likes of Don Moen are mostly influenced by soul and R&B music. In addition to enriching one spiritually, gospel songs can be soothing and hence the reason why you will need to pay attention to these songs in 2018. The following are some of the latest gospel songs that should never miss on your playlist no matter what.
Top gospel songs list
Mahalia Jackson: “He’s Got The Whole World In His Hands”
Mahalia Jackson is one of the greatest gospel music of all time. Her glorious and melodious voice live many years after her demise through the song ‘He’s Got The Whole World In His Hands’. 2018 the song still makes it in the top gospel songs list worldwide proof enough that the song is still a classic and a must-have on your list of gospel songs.
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Tennessee Ernie Ford: ‘What A Friend We Have’
Arguably one of the classic gospel music we have today. This song was written by the greatest Thomas Andrew Dorsey an influential music writer and composer. Being the masterpiece it is, the song has been covered by many leading gospel music to date.
Ray Charles: ‘Amazing Grace’
Amazing Grace is one of the most loved and sang spiritual hymn songs for the past two centuries or so. It is thought that this song has been featured in over 11,000 albums including one by Ray Charles. If you are looking for a neo-classical gospel song, the this is one that should never miss on your list.
Edwin Hawkins Singers: ‘Oh, Happy Day’
‘Oh Happy Day’ is not just your ordinary gospel music song. Despite being a gospel song, this song has way much outperformed the others in the music charts. In particular, the Edwin Hawkins Singers version was ranked number four on the US charts and number 2 in Ireland and Britain and position one in Germany and France winning a Grammy in 1970 in the category of best soul gospel songs.
Kirk Franklin: ‘Wanna Be Happy?
Kirk Franklin is considered a legend when it comes to the gospel music industry in our time. The 12tth and 13th Grammy award winner whose primary goal is to lead individuals to the manufacturer of their souls is stopping at nothing to enrich our lives with blessing gospel songs. His song ‘Wanna Be Happy?’ is one of the top gospel music songs that will entertain you and draw you close to God at the same time.
Whether you are looking to update your gospel song list or create a new one the above five picks should help you make a suitable list. Our latest gospel songs list though contains some of the old classical make a perfect start for your search.
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