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...In the Light: The Very Best of Charlie Peacock (1996)

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...In the Light: The Very Best of Charlie Peacock is a compilation album by singer - songwriter Charlie Peacock, released on November 1, 1996 by re:think/Sparrow Records. It is a collection of Peacock's best known songs from his first five albums from both Exit and Sparrow labels, plus his contribution to the cover of Keith Green's "I Can't Believe It" from No Compromise, some songs from the West Coast Diaries and a video remix version of "Message Boy" from his 1986 self-titled album that was previously unreleased.

Track listing

All songs are written by Charlie Peacock, except where noted.

1. In the Light (from Love Life) -3:43

2. One Man Gets Around (from Everything That's On My Mind) -4:16

3. Almost Threw It All Away (from The Secret of Time) -6:12

4. Counting the Cost (from Charlie Peacock) -4:16

5. The Way of Love (Charlie Peacock, Bob Smith) (from West Coast Diaries, Vol. 2)


6. Monkeys at the Zoo (from Everything That's On My Mind) -4:34

7. Dear Friend (from The Secret of Time) -4:34

8. Down in the Lowlands (from Charlie Peacock) -5:03

9. Big Man's Hat (from The Secret of Time) -5:16

10. Lie Down in the Grass (from Lie Down in the Grass) -3:32

11. Experience (from The Secret of Time) -5:28

12. Personal Revolution (from Love Life) -5:13

13. My Mind Played a Trick on Me (from West Coast Diaries, Vol. 1) -4:42

14. I Can't Believe It (Keith Green, Melody Green) (from No Compromise:

Remembering the Music of Keith Green) -3:58

15. Message Boy (video remix) (previously unreleased from Charlie Peacock) -3:41

16. One Thing (from The Secret of Time) -4:23

17. No Place Closer to Heaven (from West Coast Diaries, Vol. 2) -2:58

Production credits

Brown Bannister -producer (tracks 3, 7, 9, 11 and 16)

Charlie Peacock -producer (tracks 1, 2, 5, 6, 10, 12 -15 and 17)

Nigel Gray -producer (tracks 4 and 8)

Rick Will -co-producer (tracks 1 and 12)

Brent Bourgeois -co-producer (track 15)

Previous release: strangelanguage (1996)

Next release: Kingdom Come (1999)

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