Yolanda Adams Top Songs

Yolanda Adams has won 4 GRAMMY Awards, 4 Dove Awards, 1 American Music Award, 6 NAACP Image Awards, 1 Soul Train Music Award and 3 BET Awards since her first album came out in 1987. With 11 studio albums, two live albums and several compilations to choose from, there are more than a handful of songs that could easily be called her "best."

"Hold On"

Yolanda Adams - What a Wonderful Time
Yolanda Adams - What a Wonderful Time. Columbia

While "Hold On" is found on What A Wonderful Time, a Christmas album, the song is timeless and full of hope.

From the song ...

No matter how hard it seems
Never give up, always believe
Hold on, hold on to your dreams
Though you're facing adversities
You can still be all you wanna be
Hold on, hold on to your dreams

"Let Us Worship Him"

The Very Best Of Praise & Worship
The Very Best Of Praise & Worship. 2006

Another song from the early days of Yolanda, "Let Us Worship Him" made its first appearance on

Save The World. It was also heard on
Live in Washington,
The Best of Yolanda Adams,
The Praise & Worship Songs Of Yolanda Adams,
The Essential Yolanda Adams and the 2006 compilation,
The Very Best Of Praise & Worship.

From the song ...

Come before His courts with praise

"Continual Praise"

Yolanda Adams - The Experience
Yolanda Adams - The Experience. Elektra

Fred Hammond's song was great but Yolanda's cover, recorded live in Washington, DC on

The Experience, was amazing! This album won the GRAMMY for Best Contemporary Soul Gospel Album in 2001.

From the song ...

As we sing shout with our might in continual praise

"Be Still"

Yolanda Adams - Becoming
Yolanda Adams - Becoming. N-House Music Group

The first single from Yolanda's latest release is a powerful ballad that showcases the smoothness of her voice.

From the song ...

I've always been right here, waiting on you to come near me

"Already Alright"

Yolanda Adams - Mountain High Valley Low
Yolanda Adams - Mountain High Valley Low. Elektra

The upbeat and poignant "Already Alright" came to us from

Mountain High Valley Low. which won the 1999 GRAMMY for Best Contemporary Soul Gospel Album and the 2001 Stellar Award for CD of the Year.

From the song ...

Cause you know it's already alright

"Take Away"

Yolanda Adams - More Than A Melody
Yolanda Adams - More Than A Melody. Verity Records

"Take Away" first touched our hearts in 1995 when it appeared on

More Than A Melody. The song made a return trip 11 years later on
The Essential Yolanda Adams. The song resonates with us so well because we've all begged God to do this in our own lives.

From the song ...

Lord, take away anything that displeases You

"Fly Like An Eagle/Fly Away"

Yolanda Adams - More Than A Melody
Yolanda Adams - More Than A Melody. Verity Records

Adams' cover of the Steve Miller classic came to us on her fourth studio album,

More Than A Melody and she gave it a whole new meaning.

From the song ...

Waiting for that great day 'cause I love Him so

"The Battle Is The Lord's"

Yolanda Adams - The Best Of Yolanda Adams
Yolanda Adams - The Best Of Yolanda Adams. Verity Records

Some songs are timeless and "The Battle Is The Lord's" is one of those songs. Originally released in 1993, this song has been re-released live and on three of her best of compilations.

From the song ...

It's the Lord's

"Before I Tell Them"

Yolanda Adams - The Essential Yolanda Adams
Yolanda Adams - The Essential Yolanda Adams. Verity Records

First heard on 1993's Save The World and re-released on The Essential Yolanda Adams and Playlist: The Very Best Of Yolanda Adams, "Before I Tell Them resonates with any Christian leader.

From the song ...

Lord, please tell me

"Through The Storm"

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Yoland Adams - Through the Storm. Verity Records

The powerful title track from the 1991 hit album won the 1992 Dove Traditional Gospel Recorded Song Of The Year for good reason. This song has gotten many a person through rough times.

From the song ...

And make them behave