Reborn (Avalon album)

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Reborn
Studio album by Avalon
Released September 15, 2009
Recorded 2009
Genre CCM, Inspirational
Length 36:05
Label E1 Music
Producer Ian Eskelin, Barry Weeks
Avalon chronology
Avalon: The Greatest Hits
(2009)
Reborn
(2009)
Singles from Reborn
  1. "Arise"
    Released: August 2009
  2. "Alive"
    Released: February 2010
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Christianity Today 4/5 stars[2]
ChristianMusicReview.org (B-)[3]
Jesus Freak Hideout 3.5/5 stars[4]

Reborn is Avalon's thirteenth release and their ninth studio album. It is the first album featuring Amy Richardson as a member of Avalon and the first full album to feature Jeremi Richardson. It also marks the first album with E1 Music as Avalon's new record label. Released on September 15, 2009, Reborn contains the radio singles "Arise" and "Alive"; "Arise" peaked at the #1 position on Billboard's Soft AC/Inspirational National Airplay radio chart in late 2009, garnering Avalon their 22nd career #1 hit.[5]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Lead vocals Length
1. "Reborn"   Ian Eskelin, Doug McKelvey, Barry Weeks All split lead 3:29
2. "Alive"   Tony Wood, James Rueger, Weeks Greg & Janna Long, Amy Richardson 3:00
3. "Arise"   Eskelin, Weeks, Brian White All split lead 3:26
4. "Feel"   Eskelin, Britt Nicole Janna Long, Amy Richardson 3:03
5. "Fragile"   Eskelin, Wood Jeremi Richardson 3:15
6. "Destined"   Sue Smith, Simon Hawkins, Weeks Janna Long, Jeremi Richardson 3:42
7. "Stay"   Clint Lagerberg, Zach Nielsen Greg Long, Jeremi Richardson 3:57
8. "Angels"   Paul Field, Henk Pool, Kees Kraaijenoord All split lead 4:08
9. "California"   Weeks, Eskelin Janna Long, Jeremi Richardson 3:05
10. "Holy"   Richy Clark, Radiant Worship All split lead 4:57

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Farias, Andree. "Review: Reborn". Allmusic. Retrieved 20 September 2009. 
  2. ^ Greer, Andrew. "Reborn - Christian Music Today". Christianity Today. Retrieved 16 September 2009. 
  3. ^ Davis, Kevin. "Avalon Reborn (2009)". ChristianMusicReview.org. Retrieved 16 September 2009. 
  4. ^ Watson, Matthew. "Avalon, Reborn Review". Jesus Freak Hideout. Retrieved 16 September 2009. 
  5. ^ Jesusfreakhideout.com Music News, December 2009: Avalon Reaches #1, For The 22nd Time