Song is the best way to convey one’s emotions to God. All over the world, a lot of songs have been penned keeping in mind the love and devotion that people have in their hearts. These songs are very touching and in some instances are more like a conversation with God. The lyrics of the songs touch your soul and take you to a completely different world. It reminds you that materialistic thing will remain with you for only a short time but the good deeds that you show to people will be with you throughout your life. Some of the songs that can be played during religious functions are mentioned below.
1.I Need Love by Sam Phillips
This Song had a huge impact in the Billboard charts. The music of the song is unique and the terrific singing by Sam Phillips will be remembered for years. The quality of his voice is at its peak in this song.
2. God’s Comic by Elvis Costello
This is a devotional song. Elvis Costello leaves an eternal impact on the listener with his magical voice. He has used a lot of variations throughout the song and manages to convey perfect emotions.
3.Wake Up Dead Man by U2
This is one of the best songs by U2. The lyrics of the song create the right emotional impact and leave a long term effect in your mind. The music of the song is out of the world and has a very fresh feeling to it.
4.Every Grain of Sand by Bob Dylan
This song has a lot of energy and is a common feature in a lot of devotional functions. People from all walks of life can relate to the lines of the song. Bob Dylan has given a heart rendering performance in this song.
5.All The Diamonds in this World by Bruce Cockburn
The music of this song is a top notch and strikes a chord with the listener instantly. Bruce Cockburn’s voice is soothing to the ears and adds strength to the lovely lyrics.
6.Spirit in the Sky by Norman Greenbaum
This is a wonderful piece of work by Norman Greenbaum. The beats of the song are uncomplicated and clear.The background music of the song is cool and the lyrics are easy to comprehend.
7.In My Time of Dying by Blind Willie Johnson and Others
This song gets its personality just because Blind Willie Johnson’s voice. The freshness in his expression just surprises everyone and his greatness is easily obvious the moment you think of someone else singing this song. This song was a super success and was considered to be one of the best songs to date.
8.Blasphemous Rumours by Depeche Mode
Depeche Mode has modulated his voice so well in the song that it is a treat to hear it.He manages to move from one pitch to another with ease and forces you to listen to the song time and time again.
9.Dear God and The Ballad of Peter Pumpkinhead by XTC
This is an adorable song. The stanzas are sung with great vigor by XTC. Their voice just touches your heart. It also has a great visual appeal and is a winner all the way.
10.Dear God by Sarah McLachlan
This is a beautiful melody. The settings and programming in this song makes it special. Sarah McLachlan sings this song in a pleasing manner. Her voice is always filled with energy and composure.