April 19, 1999 / Circulation: 105! Welcome to the
In this issue: • Notes of All Sorts • Top This! • Skillet is Cursed, then Blessed • Responses to TELL ME • TELL ME "God so Loved the world." -John 3:16, repeated in the Jaci Velasquez song, "God So Loved", written by Chris Eaton
CCM Discussion List - Vol. III, No. 14
Don't forget the Prayer Artist of April: the Insyderz Ska! Ska! Ska!
You can still take the CCM DL Con-TEST is at: http://members.tripod.com/~allisoncm/ccmdl/1999ccmdl-contest.html Enter to win a Christian music album.
REVIEW on the Chasing Furies' WITH ABANDON next week. If you have any comments, send them in by Sunday. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or hit reply.
#1 Adult Contemporary Single-- Anointed's "Revive Us"
#1 CHR Single -- DC Talk's "Consume Me"
#1 Inspirational Single -- Fernando Ortega's "Creation Song"
#1 Christian Retail Top-Selling Album -- IN A DIFFERENT LIGHT, Avalon
#1 Mainstream Retail Top-Selling Album -- THE NU NATION PROJECT, Kirk Franklin
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Skillet was touring in Europe when their van was stolen with all their equipment in it. They got some more gear though, because they weren't going to stop touring. Two days later, however, the police found their van with all of their equipment. Check out ForeFront's site for them at: http://www.forefrontrecords.com/artists/skillet.html
A. Rate these songs (1-Don't like; 5-OK; 10-My favorite!!)
-Skip to the End (Mukala)
10 (Jeff R.);7 (Allison); 4 (Jonathan N.)
-In Not Of (Avalon)
5 (Jeff R., Jonathan N.)
-Lean on Me (Kirk Franklin)
10 (Jeff R.); 8 (Allison, Jonathan N.)
B. Pick an opening act for a Steven Curtis Chapman concert. Would it be a pop group or would you pick someone a little bit different?
(Jonathan N.) For an opening act, you need someone to get the crowd fired up, so I would pick The Waiting.
A. What is your favorite artist?
B. What artist would you like to see in concert that you haven't seen already?