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Maranatha! Music Releases Top 25 Gospel Songs 2012 Featuring Legendary, Chart-Topping Talents

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Maranatha! Music Releases Top 25 Gospel Songs 2012 Featuring Legendary Chart-Topping Talents

Available Online And In Stores January 24Gospel Today Partners With Maranatha! Music On Project

LOS ANGELES (January 12, 2012) – Maranatha! Music announces the upcoming release of Top 25 Gospel Songs 2012, which is available for sale online at www.maranathamusic.com and everywhere January 24, 2012 distributed by EMI-CMG Distribution. Legendary artists, chart-topping talents, and new hit-makers contribute to the CD set, which features Gospel songs never heard before in one compilation. 


“The Top 25 brand is synonymous for bringing the best of the best together in one CD collection,” said Randy Alward, president and CEO of Maranatha! Music. “Top 25 Gospel Songs 2012 captures the vibrancy and spirit of Gospel music today, and we are honored to partner with many talented labels and artists on this project.”  

Top 25 Gospel Songs 2012 is a must-have double-disc collection packed with the year's top Gospel songs from many of the biggest names and voices in Gospel music. Andrae’ Crouch, Canton Jones, Donald Lawrence, Lecrae, Mary Mary, Tamela Mann, Brian Courtney Wilson, Trin-i-tee 5:7, Micah Stampley, Nicole C. Mullen, Jonathan Butler, and record-breaking new artists Le’Andria Johnson, Isaac Carree’ and Committed are among the stellar assembly of artists.

“Top 25 Gospel Songs 2012 delivers a unique blend that Gospel lovers will continue to enjoy,” said Roland Hairston, publisher of Gospel Today, who joined Maranatha! Music in a cross-promotional partnership on the project. “You'll discover new favorites and hear great material from artists you know and love, and Gospel Today is pleased to partner with Maranatha! Music to share this diverse and unique collection of songs.”

Gospel Today is America's Christian Lifestyle Magazine bringing information, education, inspiration and empowerment to readers since 1989. Gospel Today is where conversations, leaders and events come together to change the way the world sees faith!


The Top 25 brand is Maranatha! Music’s best selling original series with more than 1.7 million copies sold to date. The series features titles in multiple genres including Worship, Gospel, Kids and Spanish. Maranatha! Music is a pioneer in praise and worship music resource publishing. Best known for the Praise Series, Praise Band Series, The Invitation CD and Top 25 Series; Maranatha! Music has sold more than 30 million records worldwide. For more information, visit www.maranathamusic.com.        

Track listing for Top 25 Gospel Songs 2012 – Disc 1

1. Something Big- Mary Mary

2. The Joy Of The Lord - Tamela Mann

3. Blessing Me- Trin-I-Tee 5:7

4. Boasting- Lecrae

5. Give It All - GB5

6. One God - MANIFEST

7. Open The Heavens - Patrick Dopson

8. You Are Here - Tommy Walker

9. God Is Able - Norman Hutchins

10. It's Already Done - Dottie Peoples

11. The Presence Of The Lord - Maranatha! Gospel Choir

12. You Brought Me - Darrell Hines

13. We Must Praise – Karen Clark Sheard   

Track listing for Top 25 Gospel Songs 2012 – Disc 2

1. Struggle Not - Le'Andria Johnson

2. Be Healed - Canton Jones

3. I Choose To Worship - Wess Morgan

4. Power - Isaac Carree’

5. Almighty God - Brian Courtney Wilson

6. The Promise - Andrae' Crouch

7. Falling In Love With Jesus - Jonathan Butler

8. There Is A King In You - Donald Lawrence

9. Your Masterpiece - Ashmont Hill

10. Desperate People - Micah Stampley

11. My Tribute/Redeemer - Nicole C. Mullen

12. Soon Ah Will Be Done - Committed