This week I wanted to return to the definitive Southern Gospel collection feature, examining the twenty best albums released by year. This week we’ll take a look at the twenty best albums released in the year 2004.
Legacy Five (quartet), the Perrys (mixed group) and Greater Vision (trio) won their respective categories at the Singing News fan awards in 2004. The Journey Ahead (Inspirations) picked up album of the year while “Just Ask”, by Greater Vision, won song of the year.
On the Dove Awards front, the Crabb Family picked up Southern Gospel album of the year (The Walk) and the Martins won Southern Gospel recorded song for “The Promise”.
- Forever Changed – Kingdom Heirs (Sonlite)
- Driven – Crabb Family (Daywind)
- God Writes Our Story – Jody Brown Indian Family (Crossroads)
- Soul Food – LordSong (Daywind)
- Pure Southern Gospel – Booth Brothers (Custom)
- Faces – Greater Vision (Daywind)
- This I Know – CrossWay (SpringHill)
- The Light Of Home – Nelons (Seraphim)
- Home Free – Triumphant Quartet (Daywind)
- Generations – Hoppers (Farm House)
- First Class – Gold City (Cathedral)
- Men Of His Word – Poet Voices (Sonlite)
- Self Titled – Mercy’s Mark Quartet (Daywind)
- Great Love – Signature Sound Quartet (Cathedral)
- Monuments – Legacy Five (Daywind)
- A Tribute To Mosie Lister – Dove Brothers Quartet (Sonlite)
- Whosoever Believes – Greenes (ACA)
- Life Of Love – Perrys (Daywind)
- Heroes – Isaacs (Gaither Music Group)
- A Tribute To Mahalia Jackson – Lynda Randle (Gaither Music Group)
Listen to a mash-up of music from the twenty best Southern Gospel albums released in 2004. Enjoy!