Great Joy is a festive and smooth blend of original arrangements of your favorite traditional Christmas songs, as well as new original Christmas Music written by Songwriter Vernon Hill and Co-Writer LaVarn Gordon. This Christmas album echoes the message found in Luke 2:10-11 “Then the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid, for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy which will be to all people. For there is born to you this day in the city of David a Savior, who is Christ the Lord.” (KJV)
This compilation album features Saxophonist Tim Andrulonis, Lead Vocalists Singer/Songwriter LaVarn Gordon, Singer Taylor Simone-Butts, and Producer/Keyboardist Vernon Hill. Great Joy is an inspiring Christmas album that encourages listeners to experience the true joy of this Holiday season with the great news of the Gospel that Christ the Savior is born.
"The blend of originals and Christmas classics are all transformed by smooth soul influences. The collection is certain to infuse joy into your celebrations this December."
-Associate Editor Mary Nikkel from NewReleaseToday
NONREV CHRISTIAN MUSIC PRODUCTIONS is proud to announce Producer/Songwriter VERNON HILL, from the highly acclaimed album Songs from His Presence, featuring Billboard Christian Soft AC Most Added Chart single “In Your Presence” and newly released Worship EP Unshaken, presents new Christmas Album entitled Great Joy. Great Joy is available on iTunes and Amazon featuring Album Singles “Glory To God” (featuring Taylor Simone-Butts), and “Great Joy” (featuring LaVarn Gordon).
"GLORY TO GOD" made CHRISTIAN MUSIC WEEKLY
CHRISTMAS CHART Independently at #25
"GREAT JOY" was featured on NEWRELEASETODAY Highlighted
December 2015 Christmas albums list
"GREAT JOY" was nominated for Best Christmas Song by
Independent Gospel Artist Radio Alliance
"GREAT JOY" (FEATURING LAVARN GORDON), "GLORY TO GOD" (FEATURING TAYLOR SIMONE-BUTTS), AND "EMMANUEL" (FEATURING LAVARN GORDON)