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Various Artists – A Very Special Christmas (Big Machine Version)

A few weeks ago, we took a look at the Contemporary Christian version of the successful “A Very Special Christmas” series that was released this year. It’s one of two new pieces that benefits Special Olympics, this one shining the spotlight on secular artists. Train kicks off the set with a stirring take on “Joy To The World,” and listen for the unique way the band mixes in one of their biggest hit records. Jewel contributes a warm vibe to “Angels We…
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Various Artists – A Very Special Christmas

There are a couple of versions of the “Very Special Christmas” discs on the market this holiday season. One features songs of the holiday season from artists in the Country format, while this review focuses on the Christian market. There are some very powerful messages in this warm and inviting collection, with the opener, “Because It’s Christmas,” from the Sidewalk Prophets being a great example. There’s no heavy handed message or sermon, just a…
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