Top 20 Worship Albums of the Last 20 Years

May 16, 2012

Top 20 Worship Releases  Worship Leader Magazine

Worship Leader magazine ran an article online announcing their picks for the top 20 most influential worship albums of the last 2o years. I agree with their choice of  Delirious? – Cutting Edge 1&2 as their top pick but some are debatable even though certainly worthy contributors. Here’s the list:

20. Offerings – Third Day, Essential Records (2000)
19. Break Through: Live At Saddleback – Tommy Walker (2006)
18. Eternity – Misty Edwards, Forerunner Music (2003)
17. Worship – Michael W Smith, Reunion Records (2001)
16. Hungry – Vineyard UK, Vineyard Records (1999)
15.  We Cry Out – Jesus Culture (2007)
14. Heart of Worship: Live ’97 – Soul Survivor, (1997)
13. Donnie McClurkin – Donnie McClurkin, Warner (1996)
12. A Collision or (3+4=7) – David Crowder*Band, Sparrow/sixstepsrecords (2005)
11. Shout to the Lord – Hillsong, (1996)
10. Passion: Better Is One Day – Passion Band (1999)
9. Pray – Andraé Crouch, Warner
8. Beautiful Things – Gungor,  Brash Music (2010)
7. Facedown – Matt Redman, Sparrow/sixstepsrecrods (2003)
6. United We Stand – Hillsong United, Hillsong/Integrity Music (2010)
5.  Change My Heart Oh God – Various, Vineyard Music (1996)
4. Live From Another Level – Israel Houghton, Integrity Music (2004)
3. A Greater Song – Paul Baloche, Integrity Music (2006)
2. Arriving – Chris Tomlin, Sparrow/sixstepsrecords (2004)
1. Cutting Edge 1&2 – Delirious?, Furious? (1994)

What’s missing? Which albums would you include?