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King Of My Heart by Nick Battle

Cross Rhythms Rating: 10/10
CD: Album
Tags: CD, Pop, Album, Top Rated
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An album of self-penned songs by the successful UK mainstream man.

Condition: Used - Very Good

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  1. 1. Shine (Misha)
  2. 2. Hand Of Heaven
  3. 3. Silver Dollars
  4. 4. Everything
  5. 5. Smile
  6. 6. I Am Loved
  7. 7. All The Kings Horses
  8. 8. Sing
  9. 9. Big Boys Don't Cry (Jodie)
  10. 10. Jesse
  11. 11. King Of My Heart
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Reviewed by Stephen Luff

Nick Battle has a career working alongside a list of who's who that is simply outstanding, name-dropping Simon Cowell, Michael Ball and the Spice Girls amongst others. In addition, he was a member of After The Fire in the late '70s and has produced/written for Cliff Richard, The Alarm, Colin Blunstone and Natasha Bedingfield to name just a few. With this sort of background, you would expect an album of quality-crafted songs and top-drawer vocals, and Mr Battle delivers! 'King Of My Heart' follows the 2007 release 'Let Go And Let God' and includes vocals from the likes of Andy Piercy (sounding a bit like Chris Rea!), Chris Eaton, David & Carrie Grant, Nick's daughter Jodie, and Nick himself. Due in part to production by Kipper (who has worked with Sting), there is more than a little post-Police influence here. Three such examples are "Shine", an outstanding start with a great bass line, co-written by Nick and Kipper, "Everything", an emotional song written after his first wife's funeral, displaying vocals from Nick's daughter Jodie defying her teenage years, and "Smile", sung by Nick himself. Other tracks to note are "I Am Loved" (also featured on the Michael Ball album 'Music'), and "Sing", a ballad that was co-written with Gary Barlow (Take That). This is a superb album, displaying all the ingredients needed in full measure, first class songwriting, vocals and production.

Style: Pop
Cross Rhythms Product Code: 81520
Product Format: CD
Content Type: Album
Cat. Code: Authentic 8204812
Items: 1
Release Date: 19 Jun 2009

An album of self-penned songs by the successful UK mainstream man.

A beautiful album of songs by well known author and speaker Nick Battle, performed by a stellar line up of singers.

Following a long career in the music industry working alongside the likes of Gary Barlow, The Spice Girls and Michael Ball as well as playing in seminal Christian rock band After The Fire, Nick Battle has recently become well known as an author and speaker.

This album brings together a collection of songs written by Nick, sometimes alongside well known co-writers which outline the amazing journey of faith he has walked. Featuring guest vocalists David and Carrie Grant, Andy Piercy and Chris Eaton.

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For more information about Nick Battle, check the Nick Battle Artist Profile on the main Cross Rhythms website for news stories, feature articles, interviews and much more. (Link opens in new window)
Posted by terry in sevenoaks at 10:20 on Jun 21 2009

21st June 2009
Nick - very much enjoyed your interview on the radio today, I must check out your CD.

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