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Hear Reba McEntire’s Soulful Version of ‘Oh, How I Love Jesus’

Superstar’s gospel-influenced double album ‘Sing It Now’ arrives in February

Last week, Reba McEntire shared “Oh, How I Love Jesus,” a new song and accompanying lyric video from her forthcoming double album Sing It Now: Songs of Faith and Hope.

The new album, McEntire’s follow-up to 2015’s Love Somebody, is a 20-song collection of gospel-inspired songs. McEntire’s soulful, full-band take on “Oh, How I Love Jesus” is one 10 classic hymns and gospel standards that make up the album’s first half, which McEntire described in a Facebook Live video as “hymns and songs I grew up singing all my life.” The album’s second side features 10 new songs.

The album includes special guests Kelly Clarkson and Trisha Yearwood, who join McEntire on the hymn “Softly and Tenderly.” A medley of “In the Garden” and “Wonderful Peace” features country gospel group the Isaacs.

Sing It Now: Songs of Faith and Hope is out February 3rd via Nash Icon and Capitol Christian. The full track listing is below.

1. “Jesus Loves Me”
2. “Oh, How I Love Jesus”
3. “When the Roll Is Called Up Yonder”
4. “Oh Happy Days”
5. “Amazing Grace”
6. “I’ll Fly Away”
7. “In the Garden” / “Wonderful Peace” featuring the Isaacs
8. “Swing Low Sweet Chariot” / “Swing Down Chariot”
9. “How Great Thou Art”
10. “Softly and Tenderly” featuring Kelly Clarkson and Trisha Yearwood
11. “Sing It Now”
12. “Angels Singin’”
13. “God and My Girlfriends”
14. “Hallelujah, Amen”
15. “There Is a God”
16. “I Got the Lord on My Side”
17. “Back to God”
18. “Angel on My Shoulder”
19. “From the Inside Out”
20. “Say a Prayer”

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