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Be One (Deluxe Edition) [edit]
by Natalie Grant | Genre: AC/Inspo | Release Date: November 13, 2015

Natalie Grant on her new album, "With all that's happening in our culture today, it's easy to panic. The truth is, yes, we are living in very challenging times. But the biggest problem is not the presence of darkness but the absence of light. In Matthew 5, Jesus says that WE are the light of the world, and as times get darker, we need to shine our light brighter. My new song, "Be One" is a call to action. It's time to roll up our sleeves and get our hands dirty by BEING the love of Jesus.

Track Listing
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01. Be One
02. Good Day
03. King of the World
04. Love Has Won
05. Clean
06. Symphonies
07. Enough
08. Never MIss a Beat
09. Ever Be
10. More Than Anything
11. Nothing But the Blood
12. Be One (Acoustic) [Deluxe Edition]
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13. King of the World (Acoustic) [Deluxe Edition]
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14. Clean (David Dunn Remix) [Deluxe Edition]
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15. How Great Thou Art (Live) [Deluxe Edition]
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A Refreshing Masterpiece | Posted November 04, 2015
Two years after 2013's Hurricane, Dove Award-winning Christian music veteran Natalie Grant is back with Be One. Natalie has delivered passionate and powerful songs since her debut in 1999. This album is a very personal reflection of how she still continues to grow every day in both her music and her personal life, as the perspective behind the title track was a key in Natalie overcoming depression in the last year.

Musically speaking, Be One takes a refreshing new route for Natalie, following a few of the current alt-pop trends-- but only the best ones. The uplifting beat consistent through much of the album is flawless, with songs like "Good Day," "Love Has Won" and "Never Miss A Beat" invoking the urge to get up and dance. There is also a slower and more emotional tempo in songs such as "King Of The World" and "Symphonies," providing something for everyone's tastes.

The two covers on this album, "Ever Be" (featuring Natalie's three daughters) and "Nothing But The Blood" (featuring Natalie's brother, Steve), are beautiful takes on a beloved worship song and a classic hymn. "Ever Be" feels as if it could almost be a live performance, which adds to the power of the song. "Nothing But The Blood" is ethereal and entirely acoustic with some lyrical alterations, taking the favorite hymn to a new level with its intricate guitar work and Steve's voice complementing his sister's.

Closing Thoughts:
Natalie Grant has always been a powerhouse, not just because of her incredible voice, but because of the nature of the songs she sings. This album is no different, and its raw honesty and polished, current musical style come together to create yet another masterpiece for Natalie. Be sure to pick up Be One on November 13th!

Song To Download Now:
"King Of The World" (Get it on iTunes here.)

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