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We have just enjoyed a wonderful performance by all-male Contemporary Christian quintet Sweet Deliverance at the '08 Harmony Sweeps Bay Area Regional, which earned them a very close 2nd place finish (to winner Where's Gesualdo?). 'You're My Rock' includes 8 originals by the group, Bass Bob Allsup collaborating with 1st tenor Kevin Percival on the title tune, the Beach Boys-inspired 'Thank You,' the rocking 'It's Alright,' the inspirational 'God of Hope and Love' and 'The Only Way,' the foot-tapper 'We Sing Holy,' the testifying 'I Need You.' Allsup gets together with tenor Gary Ferguson on the final original, the touching 'Broken Heart,' before finishing with a very fine 3-song medley, Walt Harrah's 'Think About His Love,' Russell Fragar's 'Show Me Your Ways' and Billy James Foote's 'Amazing Love' (You are My King). Every one of these songs uplifts and celebrates the faith of these talented singers, especially their excellent original material. Treat yourself to 'You're My Rock,' one of the best albums we've heard this year!
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