Angels

Richard Smallwood

About Angels

"I Got Angeles" is a single by African-American/Puerto Rican Christian Hip Hop rapper Emcee N. I. C. E.. It was released on July 20, 2017. It serves as the lead single to Emcee N. I. C. E. third studio album, but first Gospel Christian Hip Hop album PRAISE (2017). The song was produced by Sam Peezy inspired by Gospel Hall of Fame Legend Richard Smallwood's “Angels”, and features Richard Smallwood with Vision in the chorus. The single made its debut on the ”Billboard” Hot 100 Single Sales Chart at number nine and proceeded to climb to number-one as well as number-one on the Billboard Gospel Digital Song Sales Chart. Becoming Emcee N. I. C. E.'s first number-one song off of his number-one Gospel Album "PRAISE". 


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2004
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Through danger seen and unseen
There's protection all around
Under the refuge of God's wings
Security is found
For there are angels watchin you to keep you in all of your ways
Keeping you from stumbling so don't be afraid
God's appointed angels watching over me angels watchin over me

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Unseen hands guiding me
Though my storm and through my rain
Healing hands holding me
Through the darkness of my pain
Wings of loving hands
Around me so I will not fear
For I can feel the presence covering me
Nothing but angels watching over me
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Richard Smallwood

Richard Smallwood (born 30 November 1948 in Atlanta, Georgia) is an American Gospel music artist who formed The Richard Smallwood Singers in 1977 in Washington, DC. more »

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Written by: Richard Lee Smallwood

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11 facts about this song

Genre
"Angels" is classified in the genre of gospel music, combining both contemporary and traditional elements of this style.
Artist Background
Richard Smallwood is considered one of the pioneers of the modern gospel sound, blending classical, pop, and R&B with traditional gospel music.
Album Critique
The song "Angels" comes from the album "Adoration: Live in Atlanta," which received rave reviews for its unique blend of musical styles and emotional depth.
Chart Performance
Although not a major chart-topping hit, "Angels" received significant airplay on Christian and gospel radio stations upon its release, demonstrating its popularity within the gospel community.
Meaningful Lyrics
"Angels" is particularly noted by fans for its comforting and inspiring lyrics, which speak about the presence and protection of heavenly angels in our lives.
Live Recording
The song was recorded live in Atlanta, in a concert atmosphere, which adds a unique energetic intensity to the listening experience.
Composition
"Angels" showcases Smallwood's ability to create complex, harmonically rich songs, typical of his songwriting style.
Awards & Nominations
Richard Smallwood, with his choir Vision, has received multiple Grammy nominations over the years. His music, including songs like "Angels," has contributed greatly to his recognition in the industry.
Inspirational Value
The song has often been used to provide comfort and strength in times of hardship, due to its uplifting message.
Musical Skills
"Angels" features strong vocal performances, classic gospel elements, and a richly orchestrated instrumental background – giving a testament to Richard Smallwood’s musical talent and versatility.
Impact on Gospel Music
Since its release, "Angels" has become a staple in many worship services, demonstrating the song's impact and its importance in modern gospel music.

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