Full Band Tutorials for the CCLI Top 100 Worship Songs

Tutorials for the CCLI Top 100 songs sung in churches around the US.

The CCLI Top 100 list is based on data from a broad cross-section of small to large US churches across all denominations licensed with CCLI. Beyond being a list, these are the songs that have impacted the Church.

Album:

Song Key: E

Way Maker

Artist: Leeland

1. Way Maker – Osinachi Kalu Okoro Egbu

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: G

Build My Life

Artist: Brett Younker

Easy acoustic and lots of basic lead

Easy easy song!

Very easy one with some nice chord substitutions.

Slow and easy.

2. Build My Life – Brett Younker, Karl Martin, Kirby Kaple, Matt Redman, Pat Barrett

Album:

Song Key: B

Graves Into Gardens

Artist: Elevation Worship

Bending and sliding.

Lots of groove changes. But we've got this!

Great song to learn with some fantastic parts.

3. Graves Into Gardens – Brandon Lake, Chris Brown, Steven Furtick, Tiffany Hudson

Album:

Song Key: Ab

Goodness Of God

Artist: Bethel Music

We get to explore lead and catching the country feel.

Laying back on the back side of the groove.

Straight forward with a fun riff at the end.

Piano and organ keep the vibe

4. Goodness Of God – Ben Fielding, Brian Johnson, Ed Cash, Jason Ingram, Jenn Johnson

Album:

Song Key: E♭

Living Hope

Artist: Phil Wickham

5. Living Hope – Brian Johnson, Phil Wickham

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: A

Great Are You Lord

Artist: All Sons And Daughters

One of Jason's favorite songs. Some interesting ambient lead techniques in this one.

Relaxed 6/8 vibe all the way through this one!

Not too tricky and has some beautiful parts that are under the radar to learn.

Time for the piano!

6. Great Are You Lord – David Leonard, Jason Ingram, Leslie Jordan

7. What A Beautiful Name – Ben Fielding, Brooke Ligertwood

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: G♭

Who You Say I Am

Artist: Hillsong Worship

Easy acoustic and lots of lead parts in this one.

This one is in 6/8 and has some groovy tom grooves!

Great 6/8 feel, with really cool patterns and grooves on choruses.

Heavy synth pads

8. Who You Say I Am – Ben Fielding, Reuben Morgan

9. Raise A Hallelujah – Jake Stevens, Jonathan David Helser, Melissa Helser, Molly Skaggs

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: C

This Is Amazing Grace

Artist: Bethel Music

Great lead guitar theme and some interesting strum work.

We're really cranking from the beginning so get ready.

mellow start but 16ths at the end.

Lay down those pads

10. This Is Amazing Grace – Jeremy Riddle, Josh Farro, Phil Wickham

Album:

Song Key: D

King Of Kings

Artist: Hillsong Worship

A short, easy song from Hillsong? Surely you jest!

Big tom grooves on this one.

Awesome grooves on this one.

Simple piano tune with some cool pads.

11. King Of Kings – Brooke Ligertwood, Jason Ingram, Scott Ligertwood

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: G

10,000 Reasons (Bless The Lord)

Artist: Matt Redman

Play piano on acoustic and we wrote a guitar solo for you.

Super Simple!

Supportive role with great warm tones!

For all you piano players out there... this one's for you!

12. 10,000 Reasons (Bless The Lord) – Jonas Myrin, Matt Redman

Album:

Song Key: B

Great Things

Artist: Phil Wickham

Love the aggressive strumming

Lots of tom work in this one!

Gaps with no playing, but when we do it's great!

Simple sound or complex tones — you get to choose!

13. Great Things – Jonas Myrin, Phil Wickham

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: D

Glorious Day

Artist: Kristian Stanfill

Driving acoustic and your lead work will keep you busy

Pretty simple song!

Super easy straight groove

Tickle those ivories.

14. Glorious Day – Jason Ingram, Jonathan Smith, Kristian Stanfill, Sean Curran

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: B♭

Lord I Need You

Artist: Matt Maher

Lots of chords for a simple song. Lead is a piece of cake.

The groove on this song really supports the whole feel.

Super fun. Watch out for the 3/4 parts

Chord Time!

15. Lord I Need You – Christy Nockels, Daniel Carson, Jesse Reeves, Kristian Stanfill, Matt Maher

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: F

In Christ Alone

Artist: Kristian Stanfill

Nice update of a modern classic with a fun timing twist.

Fun 3/4 groove.

Seems like a timing mission but actually pretty straight forward.

16. In Christ Alone – Keith Getty, Stuart Townend

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: B

Lion And The Lamb

Artist: Bethel Music

Work the vibrato

Such a fun song!!

Really great bass track! You can do it!!

Break out the ARP!!!

17. The Lion And The Lamb – Brenton Brown, Brian Johnson, Leeland Mooring

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: D♭

How Great Is Our God

Artist: Chris Tomlin

Easy strummer with some cool chord variation.

Simple tune to learn!!

Great bass line that is reminiscent of Delirious.

Four chords and a B3

18. How Great Is Our God – Chris Tomlin, Ed Cash, Jesse Reeves

Album:

Song Key: B

The Blessing

Artist: Kari Jobe

Beautiful song. Take a back seat to the vocals.

Toms Toms Toms!

Great song with some cool runs to learn.

19. The Blessing – Chris Brown, Cody Carnes, Kari Jobe, Steven Furtick

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: C

Cornerstone

Artist: Hillsong Worship

Great update of a classic hymn. Includes additional bonus content

Lots of toms!

Solid easy parts

Easy piano chords with a little strings

20. Cornerstone – Edward Mote, Eric Liljero, Jonas Myrin, Reuben Morgan, William Batchelder Bradbury

Album:

Song Key: B♭

See a Victory

Artist: Elevation Worship

Lots of fun lead work with a simple acoustic strumming part.

Super fun song!!

Driving big ballad, great riffs.

Cool lead line on that chorus.

21. See A Victory – Ben Fielding, Chris Brown, Jason Ingram, Steven Furtick

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: G♭

Reckless Love

Artist: Cory Asbury

22. Reckless Love – Caleb Culver, Cory Asbury, Ran Jackson

Album:

Tempo: Down

Song Key: B♭

King Of My Heart

Artist: John Mark and Sarah McMillan

Beautiful layering on the guitars in this one.

Super simple!!

Delay on the bass on this one!

Time for the 80s

23. King Of My Heart – John Mark McMillan, Sarah McMillan

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: B

O Come To The Altar

Artist: Elevation Worship

Love the lead work in this. So tasteful!

Toms..Toms.....and more toms!!

Good solid tones in a 6/8 beauty

Nice chords... easy melodies!

24. O Come To The Altar – Chris Brown, Mack Brock, Steven Furtick, Wade Joye

Album:

Tempo: Down

Song Key: G

Amazing Grace (My Chains are Gone)

Artist: Chris Tomlin

Lots of chord variations and some rhythmic lead.

We added a drum groove so check it out.

Chord substitution central!

Three sections with easy chords!

25. Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone) – Chris Tomlin, John Newton, Louie Giglio

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: C

O Praise The Name (Anastasis)

Artist: Hillsong Worship

Who needs tons of guitars? You got this.

Get ready for some more tom grooves!!

Big bottom on this bad boy!

Easy chords and riffs!

26. O Praise The Name (Anástasis) – Benjamin Hastings, Dean Ussher, Marty Sampson

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: A

Good Good Father

Artist: Chris Tomlin

Tons of work for both acoustic and lead. Check that bonus chapter!

Just simple grooves to support this song.

Great groove in the bridge.

Relax with some easy chords and melodies!

27. Good Good Father – Anthony Brown, Pat Barrett

28. How Great Thou Art – Stuart Wesley Keene Hine

Album:

Song Key: D♭

Battle Belongs

Artist: Phil Wickham

9 guitars into 1 and it sounds awesome.

Fun grooves!

Great Grooves and drivey vibes.

Easier than it sounds.

29. Battle Belongs – Brian Johnson, Phil Wickham

Album:

Song Key: C

Yes I Will

Artist: Vertical Worship

This one's a handful but there are some simplification options.

Such a good song!! Hang on that tom break is coming.

Great Groove! Works so great with the kick drum.

Pretty simple. Let the guitars do all the work for once.

30. Yes I Will – Eddie Hoagland, Jonathan Smith, Mia Fieldes

Album:

Tempo: Down

Song Key: G

Revelation Song

Artist: Kari Jobe

Great practice for flat picking and some big lead parts.

Pretty simple grooves.

This is a simple song to mark the changes but we will learn a whole lot more in this version.

Easy Chords

31. Revelation Song – Jennie Lee Riddle

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: D

Holy Spirit

Artist: Jesus Culture with Martin Smith

Do some fingerpicking, play some slide, and that's just the lead work! Acoustic just strums the night away.

Lots of tom work in this one!!

Drivey song but not too difficult.

Basic Chorder!

32. Holy Spirit – Bryan Torwalt, Katie Torwalt

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: B♭

Do It Again

Artist: Elevation Worship

Couple key parts and some cool chords.

Fun song and sweet fill at the end!

Great riffs!

Love the voicing on these chords.

33. Do It Again – Chris Brown, Mack Brock, Matt Redman, Steven Furtick

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: E

Here I Am To Worship

Artist: Chris Tomlin

A modern classic. Easy strummer with nice open voicings. Lead players get your E-Bows out!

Super simple!!

Live version, Great groove.

Get paddy

34. Here I Am To Worship – Tim Hughes

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: B♭

God So Loved

Artist: We The Kingdom

Heavy strumming and lots of lead.

Upbeat and rocking!

Some unique tones.

35. God So Loved – Andrew Bergthold, Ed Cash, Franni Cash, Martin Cash, Scott Cash

Album:

Tempo: Down

Song Key: G

How Deep The Father's Love For Us

Artist: Austin Stone Worship

Beautiful arpeggios all around

Pretty simple tune. We just have to adjust to the new time signature.

6/4 but pretty simple.

36. How Deep The Father's Love For Us – Stuart Townend

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: B

Blessed Be Your Name

Artist: Matt Redman

Rediscover just how great this song is to play.

Pretty simple tune. Dig into that pocket.

Easy to play with some nice harmony substitutions.

37. Blessed Be Your Name – Beth Redman, Matt Redman

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: B♭

No Longer Slaves

Artist: Bethel Music

Love the low end groove on this tune.

Fun grooves and lots of toms in this one!!

Some fun slides and riffs towards the end.

Easy chords and a nice melody.

38. No Longer Slaves – Brian Johnson, Joel Case, Jonathan David Helser

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: A

We Praise You

Artist: Matt Redman

Big Lead lines and super strummy acoustic.

Straight forward and fun to play.

Straight forward with a fun riff at the end.

Cool tones.

39. We Praise You – Brandon Lake, Brian Johnson, Matt Redman, Phil Wickham

Album:

Song Key: G

His Mercy Is More

Artist: Matt Papa

Percussive role on this 6/8 tune. Just support the song.

Easy to learn. Great song to get your mitts around.

40. His Mercy Is More – Matt Boswell, Matt Papa

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: B

Jesus Messiah

Artist: Chris Tomlin

Such a solid song. Lots of lead work and simple acoustic chords.

Simple, Solid and Pocket.

8th note glory days.

Piano and strings

41. Jesus Messiah – Chris Tomlin, Daniel Carson, Ed Cash, Jesse Reeves

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: A

Mighty To Save

Artist: Hillsong Worship

Stretch those fingers!

Oldie but a good one!

Great 16ths!

Easy Chord'r!

42. Mighty To Save – Ben Fielding, Reuben Morgan

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: B

Death Was Arrested

Artist: North Pointe Music

Love the lead work and the capo switch on acoustic!

Pretty simple song in 6/8 with a fun fill!!

Fun Groove!

Sweet changes.

43. Death Was Arrested – Adam Kersh, Brandon Coker, Heath Balltzglier, Paul Taylor Smith

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: C

Tremble

Artist: Mosaic MSC

Couple key riffs on this one with an added acoustic part.

Simple grooves and let the loop do the work.

Great song build with a fun riff to learn.

Love the tones on this

44. Tremble – Andres Figueroa, Hank Bentley, Mariah McManus, Mia Fieldes

Album:

Song Key: C

Yet Not I But Through Christ In Me

Artist: CityAlight

Tons of fingerpicking and a nice complementary lead part.

Simple song for drummers.

Easy with the same chord structures for all verses and chorus's.

Piano driven hymn sounding good.

45. Yet Not I But Through Christ In Me – Jonny Robinson, Michael Farren, Rich Thompson

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: D

Open Up The Heavens

Artist: Vertical Worship

Love the groove and it's a great opening set song.

This whole tune is built on 16th's.

Great opening intro riff.

Time to rock the B3!

46. Open Up The Heavens – Andi Rozier, James Macdonald, Jason Ingram, Meredith Andrews, Stuart Garrard

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: B

Jesus Paid It All

Artist: Kristian Stanfill

Simple chord changes and a really nicely layered lead rhythm part.

Super simple tune! Just have to remember 3/4

Easy Peasy

Easy Chorder

47. Jesus Paid It All – Alex Nifong, Elvina M. Hall, John Thomas Grape

Album:

Song Key: C

Stand In Your Love

Artist: Bethel Music and Josh Baldwin

Straight acoustic and some fun lead riffing.

Lay back and enjoy that groove!

This song has a great groove and lots of changes on beat 4 of the bar. Lets get it!

Octaves and organ.

48. Stand In Your Love – Ethan Hulse, Josh Baldwin, Mark Harris, Rita Springer

Album:

Song Key: A♭

There's Nothing That Our God Can't Do

Artist: Kristian Stanfill

Ever changing lead work and strong acoustic strumming

Great tempo to groove with.

Building subdivisions with some great hits on a chorus.

We've got some real important parts.

49. There's Nothing That Our God Can't Do – Brandon Lake, Jonathan Smith, Kristian Stanfill

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: B

Our God

Artist: Chris Tomlin

Whole lot going on in this one. Not that difficult if you just take it piece by piece.

Doesn't get any easier than this.

Great live version and groove with the kick!

Easy Chorder!

50. Our God – Chris Tomlin, Jesse Reeves, Jonas Myrin, Matt Redman

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: G

Hosanna (Praise Is Rising)

Artist: Paul Baloche

Ain't nothin' but a G chord, baby.

Letting the four on the floor carry us through.

Extra bits are fun to learn.

Lay down some piano.

51. Hosanna (Praise Is Rising) – Brenton Brown, Paul Baloche

Album:

Song Key: C

Another In The Fire

Artist: Hillsong United

Get ready to repeat yourself.

Just a couple of complicated grooves but you've got this!

Lay on those pads

52. Another In The Fire – Chris Davenport, Joel Houston

Album:

Song Key: B

My Testimony

Artist: Elevation Worship

Big leads and lots of pedal work with upbeat acoustic strumming.

Fun song with a few different grooves.

Some interesting substitutions and a tricky bridge but I will show you what you can do to get around it.

Love the big hooks!

53. My Testimony – Brandon Lake, Chris Brown, Steven Furtick, Tiffany Hudson

54. Open The Eyes Of My Heart – Paul Baloche

Album:

Song Key: E

Is He Worthy?

Artist: Chris Tomlin

This is a unique one.

Just supporting this song.

One sneaky bar of 2 beats but otherwise pretty easy and solid.

Up for a fun challenge? (*We aaaaare!*)

55. Is He Worthy – Andrew Peterson, Ben Shive

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: D/E

Joy To The World (Unspeakable Joy)

Artist: Chris Tomlin

Lots of chords in this one and it even jumps a key!

Fast paced but not too tricky. Lets do it!

Straight Eighths and a nice verse riff!

An easy EP/Organ tune!

56. Joy To The World (Unspeakable Joy) – Chris Tomlin, Ed Cash, George Frideric Handel, Isaac Watts, Matt Gilder

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: C

This I Believe (The Creed)

Artist: Hillsong Worship

Awesome statement of faith over some fingerpicking and epic guitar.

Lots of space so make sure you pop when you need to.

Great use of subdivisions and groove.

Really piano driven song with a light touch

57. This I Believe (The Creed) – Ben Fielding, Matt Crocker

Album:

Song Key: D

Holy Water

Artist: We The Kingdom

Grit and growl.

Easy Peezy.

A lot to get but super fun.

Gospel piano and grinding organ make this song.

58. Holy Water – Andrew Bergthold, Ed Cash, Franni Cash, Martin Cash, Scott Cash

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: A

Forever

Artist: Chris Tomlin

Lots to do with the rhythm on this one and that guitar tone is funky.

Fairly simple song to learn and don't forget we're in 6/8.

Classic Chord'r

59. Forever – Chris Tomlin

Album:

Song Key: C

Nothing Else

Artist: Cody Carnes

Ambient and sparse

Just supporting this one.

Bass Swells and very simple part.

We take the lead on this one.

60. Nothing Else – Cody Carnes, Hank Bentley, Jessie Early

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: B

Everlasting God

Artist: Lincoln Brewster

While the lead gets crazy, the rhythm is not near as intimidating.

Carry that energy all the way through.

Nice riff parts.

Lay down some pads and let the other guys do the work.

61. Everlasting God – Brenton Brown, Ken Riley

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: A

Your Grace is Enough

Artist: Chris Tomlin

No lack of work in this one. Strong riffs and strumming should keep you busy.

Straight forward grooves. Overall it's an easy tune to learn!

Straight forward with a nice little riff in the intro.

Break out the B3

62. Your Grace Is Enough – Matt Maher

63. Victory In Jesus – Eugene M. Bartlett

Album:

Song Key: A

Good Grace

Artist: Hillsong United

Easy lead and acoustic that runs the whole tune.

Toms Toms Toms

Nothing Tricky here. Easy to play.

Love the tones on the at breakdown.

64. Good Grace – Joel Houston

Album:

Song Key: A

Christ Be Magnified

Artist: Cody Carnes

Pretty straight forward with some good ole tom grooves.

Such a great bass track. Very easy because we're copying a synth bass.

65. Christ Be Magnified – Cody Carnes, Cory Asbury, Ethan Hulse

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: C

Only King Forever

Artist: Elevation Worship

Half time feel on the chorus and a whole lot of pedal switching. Get your dancing shoes on!

Seven different patterns on this tune. Yikes!

Some cool riffs in this one.

Easy piano and synth tune! Bridge is a little challenging tho!

66. Only King Forever – Chris Brown, Mack Brock, Steven Furtick, Wade Joye

67. Shout To The Lord – Darlene Zschech

Album:

Song Key: B♭

Surrounded (Fight My Battles)

Artist: Michael W. Smith

Build and build and build

Fun Grooves to play!!

Two parts Mix and Match!

Simple but powerful.

68. Surrounded (Fight My Battles) – Elyssa Smith

Album:

Tempo: Down

Song Key: E♭

The Heart Of Worship

Artist: Matt Redman

Remind yourself how good this song is. Includes some teaching on pentatonic riffs.

Pocket..Pocket..Pocket

Gentle song with easy groove.

Break out the Wurly!!!

69. The Heart Of Worship – Matt Redman

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: D

You Are My King (Amazing Love)

Artist: Christy Nockels

Learn some riff work.

Pretty straight grooves.

Straight forward with a few nice riffs to learn if you'd like.

Piano freedom!

70. You Are My King (Amazing Love) – Billy J. Foote

Album:

Song Key: D

Here Again

Artist: Elevation Worship

We carry the hook on this.

Such a dynamic song.

Nice overdrive on this tone.

Synth and strings -- you got this!

71. Here Again – Amy Corbett, Chris Brown, Steven Furtick

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: D

Oceans (Where My Feet May Fail)

Artist: Hillsong United

Slow builder that's worth the wait.

This song is a journey and we get to go along for the ride.

Some surprises if you have played this by ear before but well worth it.

Get ready for some synth work!!!

72. Oceans (Where Feet May Fail) – Joel Houston, Matt Crocker, Salomon Ligthelm

Album:

Song Key: C

Run To The Father

Artist: Cody Carnes

Love our lead parts and the acoustic even has an interesting strum pattern.

Straight forward.

Synth Bass beginning and then real bass from bridge.

We're driving this one. So sit deep in that pocket.

73. Run To The Father – Cody Carnes, Matt Maher, Ran Jackson

Album:

Tempo: Down

Song Key: A

Won't Stop Now

Artist: Elevation Worship

Watch the push on the bridge

Such a dynamic and tom driven song.

Such fun changes in the Bridge.

Hit that bridge

74. Won't Stop Now – Chris Brown, Steven Furtick

75. Before The Throne Of God Above – Charitie Lees Bancroft, Vikki Cook

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: B

Your Love Awakens Me

Artist: Phil Wickham

Solid lead riff and driving acoustic

Lots of tom work in this one!! Fun stuff!

Bit of distortion on this one.

Lot-O-Synths!!!!

76. Your Love Awakens Me – Chris Quilala, Phil Wickham

Album:

Tempo: Down

Song Key: C

How He Loves

Artist: David Crowder Band

Get your ebow out for the lead. We also added some acoustic fingerpicking.

Ghost note time!!

Super easy! 4 Chords!

Piano Time!

77. How He Loves – John Mark McMillan

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: G

At The Cross (Love Ran Red)

Artist: Chris Tomlin

Fingers are going to be busy. Get warmed up!

Awesome grooves and an overall fun song!!

Great groove in chorus 3

Easy chords + nice melodies = fun tune to play!

78. At The Cross (Love Ran Red) – Chris Tomlin, Ed Cash, Jonas Myrin, Matt Armstrong, Matt Redman

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: D

Build Your Kingdom Here

Artist: Rend Collective

A high energy romp. Get your strum on!

Super simple grooves for this one!!

Mumford and sons vibe, super fun and great passing tones in the bridge!

Easy, Easy, Easy! Get ready to diamond your chords!

79. Build Your Kingdom Here – Chris Llewellyn, Gareth Gilkeson, William Herron

80. Give Thanks – Henry Smith

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: B♭

One Thing Remains

Artist: Bethel Music

Digging the guitar tone in this song. Lots of arpeggios.

Really working the eight note builds into a frenzy.

Driving 16ths and glorious 8ths

Four chords on a synth!

81. One Thing Remains (Your Love Never Fails) – Brian Johnson, Christa Black Gifford, Jeremy Riddle

82. Days Of Elijah – Robin Mark

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: Db

Because He Lives (Amen)

Artist: Matt Maher

Powerful piano driven song with subtle lead and crisp acoustic.

Pretty straightforward

Great changes and a fun groove.

A major piano tune! Get ready to arpeggiate those chords!

83. Because He Lives – Gloria Gaither, William J. Gaither

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: E

Hosanna

Artist: Hillsong United

Great opening lead riff. Lock in those hammer-ons!

Fun little intricate groove at the beginning of this song. You've got this!!

All about bass! Amazing 16ths!

Love the pad on this one.

84. Hosanna – Brooke Ligertwood

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: D

Great I Am

Artist: New Life Worship

Wait for it...

Open those hats.

some fun riffs and a great driving bass line.

Great piano lead!

85. Great I Am – Jared Anderson

Album:

Song Key: B♭

God You're So Good

Artist: Kristian Stanfill and Melodie Malone

Easy lead and great way to step into some acoustic note picking.

Start off light and drive it at the end.

Sparse parts but great inversions.

Filling the space in this one.

86. God You're So Good – Brett Younker, Brooke Ligertwood, Kristian Stanfill, Scott Ligertwood

87. Come Now Is The Time To Worship – Brian Doerksen

Album:

Song Key: F

Christ Our Hope In Life And Death

Artist: Keith and Kristyn Getty

So. Many. Changes.

3/4 and 2/4 make this a challenge

Get counting

Hymn feel with interesting time signature

88. Christ Our Hope In Life And Death – Jordan Kauflin, Keith Getty, Matt Boswell, Matt Papa, Matthew Merker

Album:

Tempo: Up

Song Key: C

Forever Reign

Artist: Hillsong Worship

Partial palm muted rhythm with some delay-filled lead.

Simple tom grooves to start and then we get to let loose!!

Great 16th groove!

Break out the rhodes with a lot of delay!

89. Forever Reign – Jason Ingram, Reuben Morgan

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: B

Glorious Day (Living He Loved Me)

Artist: Casting Crowns

Simple acoustic and some light riffing.

Super simple grooves!

Some nice grooves and riffs.

Piano takes the lead in this one.

90. Glorious Day (Living He Loved Me) – John Wilbur Chapman, Mark Hall, Michael Bleecker

Album:

Song Key: D♭

The Father's House

Artist: Cory Asbury

Pretty straight forward.

Great Groove! 4 chords and the truth.

91. The Father's House – Benjamin Hastings, Cory Asbury, Ethan Hulse

92. He Will Hold Me Fast – Ada Ruth Habershon, Matthew Merker

93. I Love You Lord – Laurie Klein

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: D♭

Resurrecting

Artist: Elevation Worship

Acoustic in standard and alternate with easy lead duties

Pulling 2 drum kits into 1.

Grooves at the end!

Crank the verb on the piano!

94. Resurrecting – Chris Brown, Mack Brock, Matthews Ntlele, Steven Furtick, Wade Joye

Album:

Song Key: G

Freedom

Artist: Jesus Culture

Get pumped!

Fast paced and fun to play!

Sweet riffs to learn!

Chord your way through with a cool little melody.

95. Freedom – Brett Younker, Hank Bentley, Jordan Frye, Kristian Stanfill, Mia Fieldes

96. Agnus Dei – Michael W. Smith

Album:

Tempo: Medium

Song Key: B♭

Holy Is The Lord

Artist: Chris Tomlin

The definition of a solid tune. Straight ahead strumming with some fun lead work.

Pretty simple song.

New groove on a great song!

Right hand only!!!

97. Holy Is The Lord – Chris Tomlin, Louie Giglio

98. You Are My All In All – Dennis Jernigan

Album:

Tempo: Down

Song Key: G

It Is Well

Artist: Bethel Music

Slow piano burner but worry not. You can play it on guitar.

Straightforward but fun!

Easy once you count it out.

Slow piano feature that builds to a rocking ending!

99. It Is Well – Horatio Gates Spafford, Kristene DiMarco, Philip Paul Bliss

100. Promises – Aaron Moses, Dante Bowe, Joe L. Barnes, Keila Alvarado, Lemuel Marin, Phillip Carrington Gaines

Kristina Kislyanka leads worship and student ministry at her church in Washington state. She’s passionate about songwriting, producing music, and growing community within the Church. Kristina is a member of the Maverick City Music Choir. 

Full Band Tutorials for the CCLI Top 100 Worship Songs

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