Songs of Inspiration

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Songs of Inspiration
Studio album by Alabama
Released October 24, 2006 (2006-10-24)
Genre Country, Christian
Length 49:30
Label RCA Nashville
Producer Randy Owen
Alabama chronology
Livin' Lovin' Rockin' Rollin': The 25th Anniversary Collection
Songs of Inspiration
Songs of Inspiration II
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Songs of Inspiration is a studio album by American country music group Alabama. It was released by RCA Nashville on October 24, 2006. The album debuted at #1 on both the Top Country Albums and Top Christian Albums charts.[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "His Eye Is on the Sparrow" (Civilla D. Martin, Charles H. Gabriel) - 4:10
  2. "In the Garden" (C. Austin Miles) - 3:28
  3. "Amazing Grace" (John Newton) - 3:35
  4. "How Great Thou Art" (Stuart K. Hine) - 4:26
  5. "I Need Thee" (Annie S. Hawks, Robert Lowry) - 2:09
  6. "Old Shep" (Red Foley) - 3:06
  7. "Jesus Loves Me" (William Batchelder Bradbury, David Rutherford McGuire, Anna Bartlett Warner) - 3:19
  8. "Silent Night" (Franz Gruber, Josef Mohr) - 3:31
  9. "I Am the Man Thomas" (Larry Sparks, Ralph Stanley) - 2:02
  10. "Rock of Ages" (Augustus Montague Toplady, Thomas Hastings) - 2:36
  11. "In the Sweet By and By" (Sanford F. Bennett, Joseph Philbrick Webster) - 3:28
  12. "The Old Rugged Cross" (George Bennard) - 3:09
  13. "What Will I Leave Behind" (Sherrill Brown) - 2:40
  14. "One Big Heaven" (Randy Owen) - 4:16
  15. "Rain" (Owen) - 3:35

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (2006) Peak
U.S. Billboard Top Christian Albums 1
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 1
U.S. Billboard 200 15


In 2007, the album was nominated for a Dove Award for Country Album of the Year at the 38th GMA Dove Awards.[3]


Preceded by
Long Trip Alone by Dierks Bentley
Top Country Albums number-one album
November 11–17, 2006
Succeeded by
Small Town Girl by Kellie Pickler