Here is our Top 10 list of highly recommended worship songs for 2017. These songs were editorially chosen as our favorite songs released in 2016/2017 (2017 mostly) and will be regularly updated with new ones through the year – so do check back later for updates. The intention is to spread the word on new worship songs and also to include a variety of less well know artist to look out for in 2017.
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1. What A Beautiful Name – Hillsong Worship
“What A Beautiful Name” is a simple and beautiful worship piece from Hillsong Worship’s new album ‘let there be light”, recorded live at Hillsong Conference in Sydney. Words and Music by Ben Fielding & Brooke Ligertwood. iTunes | Full Listen + Lyrics
2. You Deserve It – J J Hairston & Youthful Praise
Multiple chart-topping and Stellar Nominated worship anthem ‘You Deserve it‘ by JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise, is a superbly simple and highly recommended song of worship. The track is off JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise’s latest project with the same title – You Deserve it. Full Listen + Lyrics | iTunes
3. Jesus is Here – Glowreeyah Braimah
“Miracle Worker” singer Glowreeyah Braimah offers yet another beautiful song “Jesus is Here”- a solemn declaration of the assurance in the potency of the presence of the Messiah. The song is spiked with adoration that is amplified with the use of vernacular. FREE Download | Lyrics
4.Lion of Judah (Live) – Lebo Sekgobela
‘Lion of Judah‘ by award-winning South African gospel singer, Lebo Sekgobela, is a powerful worship song from her recent album RESTORED – recorded live at Hope Restoration Ministries, South Africa. Lyrics | iTunes | Download Mp4 (for listening purpose)
5. Most High – Nosa
The Chocolate City singer teams up with Nathaniel Bassey in this worship single titled ‘MOST HIGH’ – a sensational piece which clearly depicts appreciation of God in the Christian faith. Get Song, Listen + Lyrics
6. SO GOOD – Tim Godfrey
‘SO GOOD’ by Multi-Talented Nigerian artist Tim Godfrey is a song of worship and faith in our God. It is a declaration that everything God does is intentional; no matter what happens, no matter how we chose to see it, good or bad. – [FREE Download] | Lyrics
7. IMELA – Mike & De-Glorious
A beautiful piece produced by Mike & De-Glorious featuring Micah Stampley (USA), Tim Godfrey and IBK. Produced by the talented SMJ.
8. BREATHE – Eno Michael
Eno Michael is a talented singer and worship leader with a very rare grace and vocal dexterity. Popularly known for her hit single ‘Bo itoro’, Eno Michael’s latest offering, Breathe is yet another exceptional piece you definitely need to hear.
9. William McDowell – You Are Here
10. Oba Oh – Hope Levi
Hot off the heels his debut single “On My Mind” in 2014, Hope offers yet another lovely single titled “Oba Oh“, a worship song that takes you straight to the presence of GOD.
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