After 44 years and 35 albums, the Mighty Clouds of Joy—undeniably one of gospel's greatest foursomes—resurface with a new label, a hit producer, strong material and the steady rolling, o

After 44 years and 35 albums, the Mighty Clouds of Joy—undeniably one of gospel's greatest foursomes—resurface with a new label, a hit producer, strong material and the steady rolling, often rocking quartet groove that they have had a definitive hand in shaping. Founding member and lead singer Joe Ligon's vocals and presence are as commanding as ever. "Been Good to Me" and the title song rock with authority, and a remake of the group's No. 1 disco smash, "Mighty High" (now titled "Ride the Mighty High"), kicks with the same exuberance it did 30 years ago. Add yet another gold star to one of the longest winning streaks in modern music.—GE

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