Newsboys - 3 Album Collection

Published Friday 24th October 2014
Newsboys - 3 Album Collection
Newsboys - 3 Album Collection

STYLE: Pop
RATING 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8
OUR PRODUCT CODE: 152913-22549
LABEL: Sparrow 0602537827367
FORMAT: CD Album
ITEMS: 3
RELEASE DATE: 2014-07-31
RRP: £14.99

Reviewed by Tony Cummings

Any re-issue/repackage which contains such classics as the Newsboys' wittily infectious gem "Take Me To Your Leader" or the worship song with the classic Steve Taylor-penned lyrics "He Reigns" cannot be dismissed lightly. But this budget line 3CD box set, which should have been a celebration of the past glories of the Peter Furler-led era pop rock veterans, is let badly down by the inclusion of the 'Icon' album. That set was a Best Of compilation. But with "Take Me To Your Leader" and "Breakfast" (my nomination for the greatest recording in the history of music ever to feature whistling) from 1995's 'Take Me To Your Leader' album and "It Is You", "He Reigns" and "Beautiful Sound" from 2005's 'He Reigns' it means that you only get six tracks on the 'Icon' CD that aren't on the other two albums! Great music, in fact some of the best CCM ever released. But the Nashville suit who put together this collection needs a firm rap on the knuckles.

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Sample Track Listing:
1. He Reigns [Listen]
2. Million Pieces (Kissin' Your Cares Goodbye) [Listen]
3. Shine [Listen]
4. Take Me To Your Leader [Listen]
5. Joy- [Listen]
6. Breakfast [Listen]
7. Entertaining Angels [Listen]
8. It Is You^ [Listen]
9. I'm Not Ashamed [Listen]
10. Beautiful Sound [Listen]
11. Lord (I Don't Know) [Listen]
12. It Is You [Listen]
13. He Reigns [Listen]
14. You Are My King (Amazing Love) [Listen]
15. Presence (My Heart's Desire) [Listen]
16. Devotion [Listen]
17. Blessed Be Your Name [Listen]
18. Beautiful Sound [Listen]
19. In Christ Alone [Listen]
20. Strong Tower [Listen]
21. Lord (I Don't Know) [Listen]
22. God Of Nations [Listen]
23. God Is Not A Secret [Listen]
24. Take Me To Your Leader [Listen]
25. Breathe [Listen]
26. Reality [Listen]
27. Breakfast [Listen]
28. Let It Go [Listen]
29. Cup O' Tea [Listen]
30. It's All Who You Know [Listen]
31. Miracle Child [Listen]
32. Lost The Plot [Listen]
33. Breathe (Benediction) [Listen]

This track data is supplied by the Cross Rhythms CD/DVD review library. Please note that CD tracks may vary according to release region or product version.

Product Description
This 3-album collection includes Live In Concert: God's Not Dead, ICON and He Reigns: The Worship Collection.

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