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For Every Man (1981)

Updated: Jun 22

For Every Man is the third studio album by Christian singer - songwriter Steve Camp, released in the fall of 1981 on Myrrh/Word Records and produced by Keith Thomas. This album introduced what would become one of Camp's best known songs, "Run to the Battle." The song topped the Christian CHR chart for 16 weeks. For Every Man also produced a Top 10 Christian AC hit with "Farther and Higher."

Rob Frazier, a one-time member of Petra, collaborated with Camp on the track "You Just Talk to Me" thus beginning a songwriting partnership and friendship.

This album is not available on CD.

Track listing

All songs written by Steve Camp, except where noted.

1. Jesus On Our Side (Steve Camp, Russ Hollingsworth) -3:27

2. Gimme What It Takes (Keith Thomas) -2:35

3. Farther and Higher (Keith Thomas) -3:15

4. Jesus Drawing Me -4:10

5. The Net of Peter -4:10

6. Thank You (Steve Camp, Howard McCrary) -3:23

7. The Only Story (Written in My Life) (Keith Thomas, Howard McCrary) -3:27

8. You Just Talk to Me (Steve Camp, Rob Frazier, Carol Frazier, Hank Neurberger)


9. Run to the Battle -3:42

10. Back in the Furnace -4:46

11. For Every Man -1:17

Radio singles

1981 -1982 "Run to the Battle" -#1 Christian CHR for 16 weeks

1982 "Farther and Higher" -#10 Christian AC

Previous release: Start Believin' (1980)

Listen to the album For Every Man here:

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