The Collingsworth Family - The Best Of The Collingsworth Family: Vol 1

Published Friday 28th April 2017
The Collingsworth Family - The Best Of The Collingsworth Family: Vol 1
The Collingsworth Family - The Best Of The Collingsworth Family: Vol 1

STYLE: Southern Gospel
RATING 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
OUR PRODUCT CODE: 163308-24955
LABEL: Stow Town 134501
RELEASE DATE: 2016-10-21
RRP: £12.99

Reviewed by Dave Brassington

For this album the popular Southern gospel team from New Richmond, Ohio, have re-recorded a batch of songs from previous releases. The Collingsworth Family comprise of Phil and Kim and their four children, Brooklyn, Courtney, Philip and Olivia, and make a pleasant sound with perfect diction and the opening track "God Is Faithful" written by Kim is a strong statement of Christian faith. Kim is also responsible for another song "When God Whispers In Your Heart" and is heavily featured on the piano solo of "Joshua Fit 'De Battle" and again on the closing "How Great Thou Art." "Until Then" is a trumpet solo but there is no indication as to who is featured here. The other songs are a nice mix of newish Christian songs, mainly featuring the girls in the group.

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Product Description
For many years, fans of the Collingsworth Family have asked for recordings of their earlier works. The wait is now over as StowTown Records presents The Best of The Collingsworth Family. Updated and newly mastered radio hits, hymns, instrumentals and popular requests can be found in 2 volumes. Join this popular and talented family for a long awaited trip down memory lane.

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