Randy Travis brings the same qualities to his Christian music that made him a superstar in the country industry—great songs, Kyle Lehning's production skills, and of course, that gorgeous, hear

Randy Travis brings the same qualities to his Christian music that made him a superstar in the country industry—great songs, Kyle Lehning's production skills, and of course, that gorgeous, heart-in-the-throat baritone. His first Christian market release, 2000's Inspirational Journey, netted him two Gospel Music Assn. Dove Awards. This set is every bit as strong, if not stronger. "Three Wooden Crosses" is a stunning song that immediately draws listeners in: "A farmer and a teacher/A hooker and a preacher/ Ridin' on a midnight bus bound for Mexico." The rousing "I'm Ready" is very much influenced by Jerry Lee Lewis, while "Pray for the Fish" is a slice of good humor. Travis co-wrote several cuts, including the powerful "Jerusalem's Cry."—DEP

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