What are the best gospel albums? This list includes great gospel albums such as What if We Were Real, Thankful, and Kings of the Gospel Highway. Gospel music has been around a long time and has a large following of religious people who love to sing the praises of god. Dealing with life's ups and downs can be difficult, and music can make it better. Often these songs can be uplifting, they can help us understand, and sometimes they can just be comforting.
The best gospel songs are often be the most moving of these songs because they are spiritual and create the strongest connection for us as listeners.
This list is all about the best gospel albums out there. Vote up your favorites and add any that you don't already see listed.
- 140298Aretha Franklin started singing in the church as a child, gospel music is her most natural form.
- 214264The Gospel Music Association named God's Property the Dove Awards Urban Album of the Year in 1998.
- 312553A vibrant album of high praise.
- 47637A two CD set filled with so many songs of praise.
- 57537A rather exhaustive compilation of gospel greats which has some of the finest religious close-harmonies ever.
- 66227A modern take on gospel that feature guest appearances by Destiny's Child.
- 75422An album often criticised and overlooked due t its more mainstream tendencies but nevertheless, great.
- 83917Winner of the 1997 Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Soul Gospel Album
- 103013A record full of grand close harmony singing.
- 113114close harmonies and impassioned gospel.
- 123622One of the top performers in urban gospel his albums never disappoint.
- 133120a powerful and reverent album from master Al Green
- 142514Coates has a magical, strong voice that could push gospel to the limits.
- 153324Kirk Franklin's debut album on his own label delivers.
- 162616A compilation of some of the finest gospel groups of the quartet heyday.
- 172516A smorgasbord of musical stylings all blended together seamlesly with traditional gospel and R&B.
- 182314a great calssic album from these gospel "boys"
- 192519soulful second album from the American Idol alum
- 202721Journey to the Sky is collection of Dixie Hummingbird recordings from 1946-1950,
- 211810named the Traditional Gospel Album of the Year in 2000.
- 22169Winner 1988 Soul Train Awards - Best Gospel Album Group or Choir
- 231813A nearly fogrgotten collection of the finest Staples Sisters gospel music
- 241813An album full of sass an gusto
- 25159A forceful and r&b infused album.