WOW Number 1s

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WOW #1s
Wow-1s.jpg
Compilation album by
Various artists
ReleasedApril 5, 2005
GenreGospel, CCM
Length130:06
LabelProvident Label Group
WOW #1s compilation albums chronology
WOW #1s
(2005)
WOW #1s: Yellow
(2011)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic5/5 stars[1][2][3]

WOW #1s is a two-disc compilation album of thirty one songs that have been heralded as the "Greatest Christian Music Hits Ever," with recordings dating from 1988 to 2005. It was released on April 5, 2005. The album features songs by FFH, Amy Grant, Rebecca St. James, Chris Rice, Avalon, and many other well-known singers and groups. It reached gold sales status in 2005.[4] WOW #1s weighed in at 58th position on the Billboard 200 chart in 2005, and at No. 1 on the Top Christian Albums chart in both 2005 and 2006.[1]

Track listing[edit]

Disc one
No.TitleWriter(s)Artist (Album)Length
1."Dive"Steven Curtis ChapmanSteven Curtis Chapman (Speechless)3:59
2."Holy"Mark Hammond, Nichole NordemanNichole Nordeman (Woven & Spun)3:22
3."I Can Only Imagine"Bart MillardMercyMe (Almost There)4:09
4."In Christ Alone"Shawn Craig, Don KochBrian Littrell (Welcome Home)3:41
5."One of These Days"Jeromy DeiblerFFH (I Want to Be Like You)4:25
6."Big Enough"Chris RiceChris Rice (Past the Edges)3:07
7."Lead Me On"Amy Grant, Wayne Kirkpatrick, Michael W. SmithAmy Grant (Lead Me On)5:36
8."Place In This World"Amy Grant, Wayne Kirkpatrick, Michael W. SmithMichael W. Smith (Go West Young Man)4:00
9."Gather at the River"Regie Hamm, Joel LindseyPoint of Grace (The Whole Truth)3:27
10."Redeemer"Nicole C. MullenNicole C. Mullen (Nicole C. Mullen)4:59
11."Testify to Love"Paul Field, Ralph Van Manen, Henk Pool, Robert RiekerkAvalon (A Maze of Grace)4:46
12."Awesome God"Rich MullinsRich Mullins (Winds of Heaven, Stuff of Earth)3:06
13."On My Knees"David Mullen, Nicole C. Mullen, Michael OchsJaci Velasquez (Heavenly Place)3:51
14."He's My Son"Mark SchultzMark Schultz (Mark Schultz)5:41
15."Live for You"Chris Eaton, Chris RodriguezRachael Lampa (Live for You)3:58
16."Butterfly Kisses"Bob CarlisleBob Carlisle (Butterfly Kisses (Shades of Grace))5:38
Disc two
No.TitleWriter(s)Artist (Album)Length
1."Flood"Dan Haseltine, Charlie Lowell, Stephen Mason, Matt OdmarkJars of Clay (Jars of Clay)3:31
2."Kiss Me"Matt SlocumSixpence None the Richer (Sixpence None the Richer)3:28
3."If We Are the Body"Mark HallCasting Crowns (Casting Crowns)3:59
4."Undo Me"Jennifer KnappJennifer Knapp (Kansas)3:25
5."Show Me Your Glory"Mac Powell, Mark Lee, David Carr, Samuel Anderson, Brad Avery, Carey ByrdThird Day (Come Together)3:19
6."Jesus Freak"Mark Heimermann, Toby McKeehandc Talk (Jesus Freak)4:51
7."He Reigns"Peter FurlerNewsboys (Adoration)4:56
8."God of Wonders" (featuring Mac Powell, Cliff Young & Danielle Young)Marc Byrd, Steve HindalongCity On a Hill (City on a Hill: Songs of Worship and Praise)5:10
9."I Still Believe"Jeremy CampJeremy Camp (Stay)4:36
10."God"Rebecca St. JamesRebecca St. James (God)4:10
11."Stomp"Kirk Franklin, Walter Morrison, Garry Shider, G. Clinton Jr.Kirk Franklin (God's Property)5:00
12."There You Go"Aaron TateCaedmon's Call (40 Acres)3:21
13."Open the Eyes of My Heart"Paul BalocheSONICFLOOd (Sonicflood)5:10
14."Don't Look at Me"Mark Heimermann, Stacie OrricoStacie Orrico (Genuine)3:38
15."Big House"Barry Blair, Bob Herdman, Will McGinnissAudio Adrenaline (Don't Censor Me)3:31

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b review at Allmusic. Retrieved on February 22, 2009.
  2. ^ review at Christian Music Today. Retrieved on March 8, 2009.
  3. ^ review at Jesus Freak Hideout. Retrieved on February 22, 2009.
  4. ^ RIAA official site Archived December 31, 2009, at the Wayback Machine.. Retrieved on February 22, 2009.

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