DeWayne Woods & When Singers Meet - Introducing DeWayne Woods & When Singers Meet

Published Tuesday 27th March 2007
DeWayne Woods & When Singers Meet - Introducing DeWayne Woods & When Singers Meet
DeWayne Woods & When Singers Meet - Introducing DeWayne Woods & When Singers Meet

STYLE: Gospel
RATING 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9
OUR PRODUCT CODE: 21201-12199
LABEL: Verity 828768533321
FORMAT: CD Album
ITEMS: 1
RELEASE DATE: 2006-11-30
RRP: £14.99

Reviewed by Andy Cooper

DeWayne Woods has an amazing testimony that he shares on this, his first solo album since leaving the Tri-City Singers: being completely healed of HIV. So the theme of God's healing power and grace flow through this lively and passionate collection of songs, with titles such as "God Still Heals", "I Lift My Hands", "Made A Way". Donald Lawrence, former leader of the hitmaking Tri-City Singers, has done a great job producing this album, which oozes with class and quality. The band and choir produce multi-layered textures and timbres which few people have the experience and skill to create. Meanwhile, DeWayne's voice is silky smooth yet powerful and agile. Mr Woods sticks closer to the stylistic roots of gospel music than the likes of Kirk Franklin and Fred Hammond, but the quality and energy is truly on a par. It could even perhaps be fair to describe him as the new Andrae Crouch of the Twenty-Noughties.

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Sample Track Listing:
1. Made A Way [Listen]
2. Let Go [Listen]
3. You Shall Reap [Listen]
4. Strong Tower [Listen]
5. DeWayne's Testimony [Listen]
6. God Still Heals [Listen]
7. Sunshine (Featuring Candy West) [Listen]
8. Bid Me To Come [Listen]
9. You Mean The World To Me [Listen]
10. I Wanna Be Where You Are [Listen]
11. I Lift My Hands [Listen]
12. God Is (Featuring The Tri-City Singers) [Listen]

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Product Description
DeWayne Woods is no stranger to Gospel music. As a seasoned member of Donald Lawrence’s Tri-City Singers, DeWayne has become a familiar name and face within the Gospel music community. Now the time has come for the world at large to discover
what these people have known for some time – DeWayne Woods has the talent, the
anointing and the charisma to take the world by storm!
Introducing DeWayne Woods & When Singers Meet is jam-packed with songs of healing, testimony and victory. Donald Lawrence is a featured composer and producer on this release, and DeWayne’s own choir, When Singers Meet, performs on several tracks.
DeWayne shares his very personal testimony of having been diagnosed with HIV some years ago, then returned to the same doctors who issued the news and they found no trace of the virus! DeWayne attributes prayer and irrevocable faith to the diagnosis reversal. For all those battling illness or any other obstacle he has a simple question, 'Whose report will you believe?'
His release includes immensely powerful songs of encouragement and worship songs sure to fill sanctuaries across the country.

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