Hillsong - The Early Years: Hillsong Through The Years
STYLE: Pop RATING OUR PRODUCT CODE: 51800- LABEL: Hillsong Music 8204862 FORMAT: CD Album ITEMS: 3 RELEASE DATE: 2008-11-20 RRP: £14.67
Reviewed by Tony Cummings
The Hillsong phenomenon shows no sign of slowing down and this value-for-money box set bringing together three Hillsong oldies will no doubt find its way into many Christmas stockings this year. The worship is indeed often sublime with enough classic songs like "Shout To The Lord", "All Things Are Possible" and "Jesus, What A Beautiful Name" to ensure that the package will warm many a heart. Classy live recordings with Darlene Zschech, Russell Fragar, Reuben Morgan et al in fine voice. The only really strange thing about these mid-'90s recordings is how Hillsong, synonymous with slick marketing, could have got their branding so messed up. Of the three source albums, 'People Just Like Us' was originally released as by Hills Christian Life Centre while the later 'All Things Are Possible' and 'God Is In The House' had the unwieldy credit Live Worship From Hillsongs Australia.
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3 CDs from Hillsong’s early years; People Just Like Us, All Things Are Possible and God Is In The House.
These well known and well loved songs will be known to many through church or through their years of hearing Hillsong, and there are lots of lesser known songs to interest and inspire.