Personnel: Phillip Carter, Jimmy Russell, Shaun Johnson, Jude Renee Wheeler, Allyson Wynn, Pastor Edd Olds, Alston Olds, Stacey Lawson (vocals).
Audio Mixer: Chris Lewis .
Liner Note Author: Phillip Carter.
Recording information: Philco Studios, White Plains, MD; Queen's Chapel UMC, Beltsville, MD; The Spot Studios, Beltsville, MD.
Issued in October 2016, Top 25 Gospel Praise Songs 2017 is a set of new recordings by Maranatha! Gospel, an in-house collective of praise & worship label Maranatha! Music. The group covers a variety of contemporary religious favorites here, including three songs by gospel star Andraé Crouch, Dottie Peoples' 1994 song "He's an on Time God," and Travis Greene's 2016 gospel chart-topper "Made a Way." With production by Phillip Carter, whose songwriting is twice represented, the album features a variety of soloists in addition to a full gospel choir. ~ Marcy Donelson