Word Entertainment/Curb Records announce the release ofCountry Faith Hymns, the third installment within the Country Faith music series. Debuting two album versions from the applauded multi-faceted brand on May 6, 2016, one edition will feature 12 songs andbe available online as well as at Walmart, Barnes & Noble, and other key retail outlets. The other version, offering two additional songs, will be exclusive to all Cracker Barrel stores throughout the U.S. Located in 42 states and 630 retail stores to date, Cracker Barrel is the #1 fast casual restaurant chain in the nation. Country Faith offers a series of books, CDs, wearable and live events that provide today's top Country music artists a vehicle to share their faith and how their relationship with God informs their journey. To date, the Country Faith brand has been featured in People Magazine, Country Weekly and BIllboard, among others, and has sold more than $1.4 million in retail to date. This fall, Country Faith will have feature positioning in a National Time Life Music Television campaign.
Country Faith Hymns features previously recorded faith songs from legends such as Johnny Cash and Hank WIlliams, Amy Grant with Vince Gill, and Brad Paisley, along with a new recording from Wade Hayes. The album's executive producers are WILDFIRE7, Bob DeMoss, Todd Skrove, Dusty Wells and Deborah Evans Price."I've always loved the hymns," Price shares, award-winning author and co-founder of the Country Faith brand. "There's something so comforting and inspiring about these timeless songs. On Country Faith Hymns, you'll hear the most compelling legacy and contemporary voices in Country Music delivering songs that have become part of the soundtrack of our lives. We are thrilled to be partnering with Word Entertainment/Curb Records to bring these treasured hymns to the world. I'm especially excited about Wade Hayes' new recording of 'Just As I Am.' I've been a fan of Wade's for a long time and am so grateful he's sharing this song with us. It moves me every time I listen."
COUNTRY FAITH HYMNS track listing:
WIllie Nelson - "Uncloudy Day"
Johnny Cash - "Were You There (When They Crucified My Lord)"
Amy Grant with Vince Gill - "Rock Of Ages"
Wade Hayes - "Just As I Am"
Brad Paisley - "The Old Rugged Cross"
George Jones - "Softly And Tenderly"
Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt and Emmylou Harris - "Farther Along"
Hank Williams - "I Saw The Light"
Alan Jackson - "Precious Memories"
Gene Watson - "Help Me"
Collin Raye with Andrea Thomas "Come Thou Fount Of Every Blessing"