Sony Music Entertainment Announces the Release of Elvis Presley 'I Believe - The Gospel Masters' - Available March 10, 2009
DELUXE 4 CD SET CELEBRATES ELVIS' GRAMMY AWARD-WINNING COLLECTION OF GOSPEL AND INSPIRATIONAL MUSIC
Elvis Presley's 'Ultimate Gospel' collection was just certified GOLD by the RIAA.
"I Believe - The Gospel Masters" offers the most comprehensive overview of Elvis' non-secular performances and provides testament to his musical excellence and contribution to the popularization of religious music.
Discs 1 through 3 feature Elvis' entire non-secular studio master recordings in chronological order from his multi-Platinum selling albums "Peace In The Valley," "His Hand In Mine," "How Great Thou Art," and "He Touched Me." Bonus CD, Disc 4, includes additional gospel and inspirational recordings from Elvis' movies, the 68' Comeback TV special and other live performances. It also includes rare home recordings of 'Hide Thou Me,' 'Show Me Thy Ways, O Lord,' and 'Oh, How I Love Jesus.'
All of the discs have been re-mastered from the original tapes using the latest DSD technology for optimum sound quality.
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Testament to the popularity and continued relevance of his gospel recordings, Elvis Presley's "Ultimate Gospel" collection, which was released in 2004, was just certified GOLD by the RIAA.
TRACK LISTING: DISC 1 1. I Believe 2. (There'll Be) Peace In The Valley (For Me) 3. Take My Hand, Precious Lord 4. It Is No Secret (What God Can Do) 5. Milky White Way 6. His Hand In Mine 7. I Believe In The Man In The Sky 8. He Knows Just What I Need 9. Mansion Over The Hilltop 10. In My Father's House 11. Joshua Fit The Battle 12. Swing Down, Sweet Chariot 13. I'm Gonna Walk Dem Golden Stairs 14. If We Never Meet Again 15. Known Only To Him 16. Crying In The Chapel 17. Working On The Building DISC 2 1. Run On 2. How Great Thou Art 3. Stand By Me 4. Where No One Stands Alone 5. So High 6. Farther Along 7. By And By 8. In The Garden 9. Somebody Bigger Than You And I 10. Without Him 11. If The Lord Wasn't Walking By My Side 12. Where Could I Go But To The Lord 13. You'll Never Walk Alone 14. We Call On Him 15. Who Am I? DISC 3 1. I Was Born About Ten Thousand Years Ago 2. Life 3. Only Believe 4. Amazing Grace 5. Lead Me, Guide Me 6. He Touched Me 7. I've Got Confidence 8. An Evening Prayer 9. Seeing Is Believing 10. A Thing Called Love 11. Put Your Hand In The Hand 12. Reach Out To Jesus 13. He Is My Everything 14. There Is No God But God 15. Bosom Of Abraham 16. I, John 17. I Got A Feelin' In My Body 18. Help Me 19. If That Isn't Love DISC 4 1. Down By The Riverside/When The Saints Go Marchin' In (from Frankie And Johnny) 2. Sing You Children (from Easy Come, Easy Go) 3. Swing Down, Sweet Chariot (from The Trouble With Girls (and how to get in it)) 4. Let Us Pray (from Change of Habit) 5. Gospel Medley: Where Could I Go But To The Lord/Up Above My Head/Saved (from the '68 Comeback Special) 6. If I Can Dream (from the '68 Comeback Special) 7. Why Me Lord (live) 8. How Great Thou Art (live) 9. Help Me (live) BONUS: 10. I, John (from Elvis On Tour) 11. Bosom Of Abraham (from Elvis On Tour) 12. You Better Run (from Elvis On Tour) 13. Lead Me, Guide Me (from Elvis On Tour) 14. Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus/Nearer My God To Thee (from Elvis On Tour) 15. Oh, How I Love Jesus (home recording) 16. Show Me Thy Ways, O Lord (home recording) 17. Hide Thou Me (home recording)
SOURCE Sony Music Entertainment