Trin-i-tee 5:7 - Trin-i-tee 5:7

Thursday 1st October 1998
Trin-i-tee 5:7 - Trin-i-tee 5:7
Trin-i-tee 5:7 - Trin-i-tee 5:7

STYLE: R&B
RATING 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8
OUR PRODUCT CODE: 4251-5034
LABEL: GospoCentric 757517002620
FORMAT: CD Album
RRP: £9.99

Reviewed by Tony Cummings

Another class act from the growing movement of young female groups whose R&B/hip hop sensibilities take the old old story out there to a hip black urban audience. The sistas get most of their effect when there's a thudding groove over which to purr, growl and intone soulful harmonies and with no less than nine different producers/production teams helping with the programming there's no shortage of authentic street sounds. The ballads here work less well, sometimes the needless elaborations of three girls each capable of carrying the lead all but bury the melodies in melismatic excess. But when they've got a goodish song, like on "I Won't Turn Back" produced by R&B megastar R Kelly, or the old Staples Singers classic "Respect Yourself", this is thoroughly engaging R&B gospel for today's generation.

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Sample Track Listing:
1. I Won't Turn Back [Listen]
2. God's Grace [Listen]
3. You Can Always Call His Name [Listen]
4. Oh Mary, Don't You Weep [Listen]
5. Interlude- Saved Boy [Listen]
6. Pray For Awhile [Listen]
7. Good For Me [Listen]
8. God's Blessing [Listen]
9. Sunshine [Listen]
10. With All My Heart [Listen]
11. Interlude- Pork Chop [Listen]
12. Respect Yourself [Listen]
13. Holy & Righteous [Listen]
14. Call His Name [Listen]
15. Interlude- Trin-i-tee [Listen]

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Product Description
Rev up your sound system with this sensational urban gospel sound! Chanelle Haynes, Terri Brown and Angel Taylor bring their exceptional talent and straightforward gospel message to new tunes, including Respect Yourself, Call His Name and With All My Heart.

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