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The Old Rugged Cross

Lyrics

On a hill far away stood an old rugged cross,
The emblem of suffering and shame,
And I love that old cross where the dearest and best
For a world of lost sinners was slain.
full lyrics
On a hill far away stood an old rugged cross,
The emblem of suffering and shame,
And I love that old cross where the dearest and best
For a world of lost sinners was slain.
full lyrics

Features of This Track

country roots
gospel influences
a subtle use of vocal harmony
a prominent rhythm piano part
acoustic sonority
a vocal-centric aesthetic
major key tonality
a good dose of acoustic guitar pickin'
prominent organ
acoustic rhythm guitars
triple note feel

These are just a few of the hundreds of attributes cataloged for this track by the Music Genome Project.

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Comments

Love this song it reminds me of the Nazarene church where I was baptized and began my personal relationship with my saviour Jesus....
Without Jesus I have nothing. With Jesus I have all I need.
Wonderful rendition by Alan Jackson.
Thank you jesus!!!!!!! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! Awesome country version of this timeless classic!!!!! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! I love this song! When we go to church we usually song! And it is amazing! When my cousin worked at our farm with us him and I would be in the tractor singing Alan Jackson!:)
Love this hymn and Alan Jackson.
I love this song! When we go to church we usually sing this song! And it is amazing! When my cousin worked at our farm with us him and I would be in the tractor singing Alan Jackson songs your awesome Alan Jackson!:)
Jesus has blessed me and I love this song!❤������



great it gives me comfort.
This is one of my favorite songs!!!!!!! ! ! ! ! !
phyllisvch
This kind of music is so soothing. It helps me stay focused on God. It helps me worship my Savior.
darestad4
I love the old country hymns never gets old
Not a country fan but this is really great. I love, love this old time hymn and I thank you Jesus for dyeing for my sins.
lilybelletoo g i e 2
Never gets old. Praise Jesus.
The absolute first song to make me cry as a child. And am still a little moist hearing this lovely reading. Kudos to Brother Jackson!
I love this song. Thank you jesus. Great country version.
Amazing..... t h a n k u Lord Jesus!!!!!
Thank you Jesus!!!!!!! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! Awesome country version of this timeless classic!!!!! ! ! !
This song and so many others bring back my childhood. Thank you for this opportunit to listen and worship God one more time.
listening to The Old Rugged Cross by Alan Jackson...an d a lot of other old time gospel music tonight...it just sounds rights tonight...yo u know what I mean?
patsy_ann77
Music I was raised with. So very beautiful!
i would like to hear it more often

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