Jaci Velasquez - Top Ten

Published Tuesday 10th May 2011
Jaci Velasquez - Top Ten
Jaci Velasquez - Top Ten

RATING 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8
OUR PRODUCT CODE: 96235-17699
LABEL: Word Curb 080688810221
RELEASE DATE: 2010-10-18
RRP: £4.99

Reviewed by Paddy Hudspith

The budget compilation 'Top Ten' series continues here with a disc dedicated to one of the brightest talents to emerge in the 1990s. Latin pop hitmaker Velasquez burst onto the scene in 1996 with a label debut for Word featuring top-drawer songwriters (Chris Eaton, Mark Heimermann, Brent Bourgeois, David and Nicole C Mullen) and producers (Heimermann, Phil Naish). 'Heavenly Place' (1996) spawned six huge singles and quickly established her in CCM's premier league at the time. Five of this compilation's 10 tracks come from that platinum-selling set, including "Flower In The Rain", "We Can Make A Difference" and "Un Lugar Celestial (A Heavenly Place)", the latter hinting at her later ventures into Spanish language pop. If Velasquez would rarely hit such commercial heights again, gold and platinum discs did continue for a time including 'Crystal Clear' (2000), represented here on three tracks. My personal favourite on the disc comes from Jaci's eponymous 1998 album, the Chris Eaton-penned gentle meditation on John 3:16 "God So Loved".

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Product Description
Jaci Velasquez’s top ten hits are now available on one CD. A must collection for every fan. Featuring songs Every Time I Fall, Flower In The Rain and Un Lugar Celestial.

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