Better Questions

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Better Questions
Studio album by Todd Agnew
Released July 17, 2007
Recorded Ardent Studios
Genre Christian rock
Length 69:33
Label Ardent, INO
Producer John Hampton, Todd Agnew
Todd Agnew chronology
Do You See What I See?
(2006)
Better Questions
(2007)
Need
(2009)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
About.com 3/5 stars[1]
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[2]
CCM Magazine 3.5/5 stars[3]
Christianity Today 4/5 stars[4]
Cross Rhythms 8/10 stars[5]
Jesus Freak Hideout 3/5 stars[6]
The Phantom Tollbooth 3.5/5 stars[7]

Better Questions is a Christian rock album by Todd Agnew. His fourth label album, it was released on Ardent Records on July 17, 2007. It features single "Our Great God" (originally by Fernando Ortega and Mac Powell of Third Day) with special guest fellow Christian artist Rebecca St. James. The album also features "Be With You", a song originally by Rich Mullins and "Martyr's Song" which appeared as a CD single that Agnew recorded for Ted Dekker's book by the same name. Better Questions features twelve other songs. The Special Edition comes with a DVD containing studio footage and Todd's explanation of the meaning of the album, as well as other contents.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Prelude" - 1:06
  2. "Still Has a Hold" - 3:58
  3. "Least of These" - 3:44
  4. "If You Wanted Me" - 4:36
  5. "Our Great God" - 5:02
  6. "Lovers in Our Heads" - 5:35
  7. "Peace On Earth" - 3:25
  8. "Funny" - 3:30
  9. "Don't Say a Word" - 3:08
  10. "War Inside" - 2:56
  11. "Martyr's Song" - 6:15
  12. "On a Corner in Memphis" - 5:31
  13. "Family" - 4:44
  14. "Preachers and Thieves" - 3:41
  15. "Can I Be With You" - 6:28
  16. "Silence" - 1:00
  17. "Glorious Day" - 4:54

Production[edit]

  • John Hampton - Co-Producer/Mixing
  • Todd Agnew - Co-Producer
  • Curry Weber - Engineer
  • Adam Hill - Assistant Engineer/Mix Assistant Engineer
  • Jeremy Denman - Engineer at Kenosis Studios
  • Ardent Studios - Recording Location
  • Smoakstack - Recording Location
  • Experientia Studio - Recording Location
  • Kenosis Studios - Recording Location
  • Jonathan Kirkscey - String Arrangement
  • Jonathan Rathbone - City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra Arrangement
  • Joni McGabe - City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra Conduction

Musicians[edit]

  • Kim Trammell - drums
  • John Hampton - percussion
  • Dave Smith - bass guitar
  • Steve Selvidge - electric guitar, lap steel
  • Jack Holder - electric guitar
  • Jason Rooney - electric guitar
  • Teenie Hodges - electric guitar
  • Rick Steff - Wurlitzer, B-3 organ
  • Tommy Burroughs - fiddle
  • Roy Brewer - violin
  • Jessica Munson - violin
  • Jennifer Puckett - viola
  • Jonathan Kirkscey - cello
  • City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra - strings on "Martyr's Song"
  • Rebecca St. James - guest vocal on "Our Great God"
  • Benton A. James (of The Urban Sophisticates) - guest rap on "Peace On Earth"
  • Candace Bennett - background vocals
  • Joy Whitlock - background vocals
  • Jackie Johnson - background vocals

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