Music by Michael W. Smith


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Michael W. Smith

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Michael Whitaker Smith (born October 7, 1957) is an American contemporary Christian musician, who is best known for his Billboard Hot 100 top ten hit song, "Place in this World". As a longtime Musician, he has charted primarily in the contemporary Christian and occasionally in the mainstream charts.


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Albums by Michael W. Smith


  1. Cry For Hope - Single - 2022
  2. Dusty Road - Single - 2021
  3. Worship Forever - Live - 2021
  4. Aprirai una via - Single - 2020
  5. Caminho No Deserto - Single - 2020
  6. Conversation - Single - 2020
  7. Still, Vol. 1 - 2020
  8. Awaken - The Surrounded Experience - 2019
  9. A Million Lights - 2018
  10. Crashing Waves - Single - 2018
  11. Surrounded - 2018
  12. A Million Lights - Single - 2017
  13. Surrounded - Single - 2017
  14. He Will Never End - Single - 2016
  15. Hymns II - Shine on Us - 2016
  16. Hymns - 2014
  17. Sovereign - 2014
  18. Sovereign - Deluxe - 2014
  19. The Spirit of Christmas - 2014
  20. You Won't Let Go - Single - 2013
  21. Decades of Worship - 2012
  22. Glory - 2011
  23. Strings of Christmas - 2011
  24. Strings of Worship - 2011
  25. Triple Feature - 2010
  26. Wonder - 2010
  27. A New Hallelujah - 2008
  28. A New Hallelujah - Deluxe - 2008
  29. It's A Wonderful Christmas - 2007
  30. Best of Michael W. Smith - 2006
  31. Stand - 2006
  32. Healing Rain - 2004
  33. Live At the 2004 Republican National Convention - 2004
  34. The Christmas Collection - 2004
  35. Worship Box Set - 2004
  36. The Second Decade 1993-2003 - 2003
  37. Worship Again - 2002
  38. Devotions - 2001
  39. Worship - 2001
  40. Freedom - 2000
  41. The Acoustic Set - 2000
  42. This Is Your Time - 1999
  43. Christmastime - 1998
  44. Live the Life - 1998
  45. Live The Life - Maxi Single - 1997
  46. I'll Lead You Home - 1995
  47. Live Set - 1993
  48. The First Decade 1983-1993 - 1993
  49. The Ultimate Christmas Collection - 1993
  50. The Wonder Years - 1993
  51. Change Your World - 1992
  52. Michael W Smith 2 - 1991
  53. Go West Young Man - 1990
  54. Christmas - 1989
  55. I 2 (Eye) - 1989
  56. Project - 1987
  57. The Big Picture - 1986
  58. Michael W Smith Project - 1983



Song Lyrics for Michael W. Smith


  1. 1990
  2. A Highland Carol
  3. A Little Stronger Everyday
  4. A Million Lights
  5. A New Hallelujah
  6. A Way
  7. Above All
  8. Agnus Dei
  9. All Arise
  10. All Hail The Power Of Jesus' Name (Crown Him)
  11. All I Needed To Say
  12. All I Want
  13. All In the Serve
  14. All Is Well
  15. All Year Long
  16. All You're Missin' Is A Heartache
  17. Alpha Overture
  18. Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone)
  19. Ancient Words
  20. Angels Unaware
  21. Anna
  22. Anthem for Christmas
  23. As It Is In Heaven
  24. Ashton
  25. Audrey's Gift
  26. Away in a Manager - Child in the Manager
  27. Away In A Manger
  28. Away In A Manger - Child In The Manger
  29. Awesome God
  30. Be Lifted High
  31. Be Still My Soul
  32. Be Strong and Courageous
  33. Bonus Piano Track
  34. Breakdown
  35. Breathe
  36. Breathe In Me
  37. Bridge Over Troubled Water
  38. Build My Life
  39. Calling Heaven
  40. Carol Ann
  41. Carols Sing
  42. Christ Be All Around Me
  43. Christ the Messiah
  44. Christmas Angels
  45. Christmas Day
  46. Christmas Waltz
  47. Christmastime
  48. Color Blind
  49. Come See
  50. Come To the Cross
  51. Conversation
  52. Could He Be The Messiah
  53. Cover Me
  54. Crashing Waves
  55. Cross My Heart
  56. Cross Of Gold
  57. Crown Him With Many Crowns
  58. Cry For Hope
  59. Cry For Love
  60. Cry Of The Heart
  61. Deep In Love With You
  62. Do It Again
  63. Do You Dream Of Me
  64. Don't Give Up
  65. Draw Me Close
  66. Eagles Fly
  67. Emily
  68. Emmanuel
  69. End Of The Book
  70. Ending Message from Michael
  71. Escape Your Love
  72. Ethan Testifies
  73. Evening Show
  74. Everybody Free
  75. Exodus
  76. First Light - Love In The Light
  77. First Light-Love In The Light
  78. First Snowfall
  79. Fly to the Moon
  80. Footsteps
  81. Footwashing
  82. For You
  83. Forever
  84. Forever - Reprise
  85. Forever Yours
  86. Forgive
  87. Free Man
  88. Freedom
  89. Freedom Battle
  90. Friends
  91. Friends 2003
  92. From Here On
  93. Give It Away
  94. Gloria
  95. Glorious Grace
  96. Glory Overture
  97. Go West Young Man
  98. God of Our Fathers
  99. Goin' Thru the Motions
  100. Grace
  101. Great Are You Lord
  102. Great Is The Lord
  103. Great Is Thy Faithfulness
  104. Greater Than We Understand
  105. Hand Of Providence
  106. Hang On
  107. Happiest Christmas
  108. Happy Holiday / Holiday Season
  109. He Will Never End
  110. Healing Rain
  111. Healing Rain - Let It Rain
  112. Heart of Worship
  113. Heaven Come Down
  114. Hello, Good-Bye
  115. Help Is on the Way
  116. Help You Find The Way
  117. Help You Find Your Way
  118. Here I Am
  119. Here I Am To Worship
  120. Here I Bow
  121. Hey Love
  122. Hey You It's Me
  123. Hibernia
  124. Hide Myself
  125. His Eye Is On the Sparrow
  126. Holy, Holy, Holy
  127. Hope Of Heaven
  128. Hope of Israel
  129. Hosanna
  130. How Great Thou Art
  131. How Long Will Be Too Long
  132. How To Say Goodbye
  133. Human Spark
  134. I Am Love
  135. I Am Sure
  136. I Believe In You Now
  137. I Can Hear Your Voice
  138. I Don't Know Why (Jesus Loves Me)
  139. I Give You My Heart
  140. I Hear Leesha
  141. I Know
  142. I Know Your Name
  143. I Lay Me Down
  144. I Miss The Way
  145. I Saw Three Ships - Joy To The World
  146. I See You
  147. I Still Have the Dream
  148. I Surrender All
  149. I Wanna Tell The World
  150. I Will Be Here For You
  151. I Will Be Your Friend
  152. I Will Carry You
  153. I'll Be Around
  154. I'll Fly Away
  155. I'll Lead You Home
  156. I'll Wait For You
  157. I'm Gone
  158. I'm Up
  159. I'm Waiting For You
  160. In My Arms Again
  161. In Silence
  162. It Is Well
  163. It's a Wonderful Christmas
  164. It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year
  165. Jesus Is The Answer
  166. Jesus, Only Jesus
  167. Jingle Bells
  168. Joy To The World
  169. Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee
  170. Just As I Am
  171. Kay Thompson's Jingle Bells
  172. Kentucky Rose
  173. King of My Heart
  174. Lamu
  175. Last Letter
  176. Leave
  177. Let It Rain
  178. Let Me Show You The Way
  179. Letter To Sarah
  180. Light to You
  181. Live And Learn
  182. Live Forever
  183. Live The Life
  184. Looking Up
  185. Lord Have Mercy
  186. Louder
  187. Love Always Wins
  188. Love Crusade
  189. Love In His Right Hand
  190. Love In The Light
  191. Love Me Good
  192. Love One Another
  193. Lux Venit
  194. Majesty
  195. Matter Of Time
  196. Memoirs - A Trilogy
  197. Memoirs A Trilogy
  198. Memoirs Medley
  199. Mighty to Save
  200. Miracle
  201. Miracles
  202. Missing Person
  203. More Love, More Power
  204. Move In Me
  205. Musical Instruments
  206. My Jesus I Love Thee
  207. Near The Cross
  208. Never Been Unloved
  209. No Eye Had Seen
  210. No One Like Jesus
  211. Nothin' But the Blood
  212. O Christmas Tree
  213. Oh Draw Me Lord
  214. Oh Lord, You're Beautiful
  215. Old Enough To Know
  216. On The Other Side
  217. On the Rooftop
  218. One More Time
  219. Open Arms
  220. Open The Eyes Of My Heart
  221. Out Of This World
  222. Overture (O Come All Ye Faithful)
  223. Overture - O Come All Ye Faithful
  224. Peace
  225. Picture Perfect
  226. Place In This World
  227. Pray For Me
  228. Prayer For Taylor
  229. Prepare Intro
  230. Prepare Ye the Way
  231. Purified
  232. Pursuit of the Dream
  233. Raging Sea
  234. Reach Out to Me
  235. Reaching Out
  236. Reckless Love
  237. Restless Heart
  238. Reve Du Noel
  239. Revelation Song
  240. Revolution
  241. Rince De
  242. Rise
  243. River Is Rising
  244. Rocketown
  245. Run To You
  246. Save Me From Myself
  247. Secret Ambition
  248. Seed To Sow
  249. Set A Fire
  250. She Walks With Me
  251. Shine On Us
  252. Shout To The Lord
  253. Shout Unto God
  254. Signs
  255. Silent Night
  256. Sing Again
  257. Sing Noel, Sing Hallelujah
  258. Sing We Now Of Christmas - Come O Come Emmanuel - Emmanuel
  259. Sing We Now of Christmas - O Come O Come Emmanuel - Emmanuel
  260. Sky Spills Over
  261. So Great
  262. Softly and Tenderly
  263. Somebody Love Me
  264. Someday
  265. Someday (Set the Children Free)
  266. Something In My Heart
  267. Somewhere Somehow
  268. Son of God
  269. Sonata in D Major
  270. Song For Rich
  271. Song for the King
  272. Sovereign Over Us
  273. Step By Step - Forever We Will Sing
  274. Straight To The Heart
  275. Surrounded (Fight My Battles)
  276. Surrounded - Waymaker
  277. Take Me Over
  278. Take My Breath Away
  279. Tearin' Down the Wall
  280. The Blessing
  281. The Call
  282. The Giving
  283. The Happiest Christmas
  284. The Heart of Worship
  285. The Last Hallelujah
  286. The Last Letter
  287. The Lord Bless You and Keep You
  288. The Miracle of Christmas
  289. The Offering
  290. The Old Rugged Cross
  291. The Other Side of Me
  292. The Promise
  293. The Race Is On
  294. The River Is Rising
  295. The Sacred Romance
  296. The Same Power
  297. The Spirit of Christmas
  298. The Stand
  299. The Throne
  300. The Tribute - Agnus Dei
  301. The Wonderful Cross
  302. There Is Always a Song
  303. There Is None Like You
  304. There She Stands
  305. This Is Your Time
  306. Thy Word
  307. Too Many Times
  308. Total Praise
  309. Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus
  310. Untitled
  311. Victory in Jesus
  312. Voices
  313. Washed Away
  314. Washed Away - Nothing But The Blood
  315. We Can't Wait Any Longer
  316. We Three Kings
  317. Welcome Home
  318. Welcome to Our World
  319. Were You There
  320. What A Friend We Have In Jesus
  321. What Child Is This
  322. What We've Come Here For
  323. When I Survey the Wondrous Cross
  324. When I Think Of You
  325. Who You Are
  326. Wings Of The Wind
  327. Wired for Sound
  328. Wonder (Not Far Away)
  329. Wonderful, Merciful Savior
  330. Worth It All
  331. You are Holy
  332. You Are Holy (Prince of Peace)
  333. You Are The Fire
  334. You Are The Lord
  335. You Belong To Me
  336. You Make Me Feel This Way
  337. You Need a Savior
  338. You Need a Saviour
  339. You Won't Let Go
  340. You're Alright
  341. Your House
  342. Your Love

More Albums with Michael W. Smith


  1. Gather by Mandisa - 2021
  2. Top Christian Hits, Vol. 2 by SOZO Playlists - 2020
  3. Haven't Seen It Yet by Danny Gokey - 2019
  4. No Greater Love by Greg Sykes - 2019
  5. The Christmas Collection by Marc Martel - 2019
  6. All Is Well - Single by Jordan Smith - 2018
  7. Beatitudes by Stu Garrard - 2017
  8. The Passion - New Orleans by Various Artists - 2016
  9. WOW Hits 20th Anniversary by WOW Artists - 2016
  10. 20 #1's Christian Christmas by Various Artists - 2015
  11. Blessed Assurance - The New Hymns of Fanny Crosby by Various Artists - 2015
  12. Hymns of the Ages by Songs 4 Worship - 2015
  13. Lead Us Back - Songs of Worship by Third Day - 2015
  14. Lead Us Back - Songs of Worship - Deluxe by Third Day - 2015
  15. Living Hope by Various Artists - 2015
  16. We Will Stand - Live by Various Artists - 2015
  17. Before Amen - A Worship Collection by Various Artists - 2014
  18. Clamar by Valesca Carvalho - 2014
  19. The Best of Songs of Fellowship by Various Artists - 2014
  20. WOW Hits 2015 by WOW Artists - 2014
  21. WOW Hits 2015 - Deluxe by WOW Artists - 2014
  22. Christ Is Risen by Various Artists - 2013
  23. Forever Reign by Various Artists - 2013
  24. Jesus Firm Foundation - Hymns of Worship by Various Artists - 2013
  25. My Hope by Various Artists - 2013
  26. Revealing Jesus by Darlene Zschech - 2013
  27. Revealing Jesus - Deluxe by Darlene Zschech - 2013
  28. Worship Duets by Graham Kendrick - 2013
  29. WOW Christmas 2013 by WOW Artists - 2013
  30. WOW Christmas 2013 - Deluxe by WOW Artists - 2013
  31. Christmas Piano with David Huntsinger and Friends by Various Artists - 2012
  32. Christmas Piano with George Winston and Friends by Various Artists - 2012
  33. Christmas Piano with Jim Brickman and Friends by Various Artists - 2012
  34. Christmas Piano with John Tesh and Friends by Various Artists - 2012
  35. Christmas Piano with Michael W. Smith and Friends by Various Artists - 2012
  36. Christmas with Amy Grant and Friends by Various Artists - 2012
  37. Christmas With Dan Peek and Friends by Various Artists - 2012
  38. Christmas with David Huntsinger and Friends by Various Artists - 2012
  39. Christmas with George Winston and Friends by Various Artists - 2012
  40. Christmas with Jim Brickman and Friends by Various Artists - 2012
  41. Christmas with John Tesh and Friends by Various Artists - 2012
  42. Christmas with Michael W. Smith and Friends by Various Artists - 2012
  43. It's Christmas - Christmas Angel Edition by Mandisa - 2012
  44. Portico Holiday - White Christmas, Vol. 14 by Various Artists - 2012
  45. Portico Holiday - White Christmas, Vol. 25 by Various Artists - 2012
  46. Portico Holiday - White Christmas, Vol. 3 by Various Artists - 2012
  47. I Can Only Imagine - Truth In Praise, Vol. 1 by Various Artists - 2011
  48. Music Inspired By The Story by Various Artists - 2011
  49. Tribute - The Songs Of Andrae Crouch by Various Artists - 2011
  50. Ultimate by Songs 4 Worship - 2011
  51. Worship In Spirit and Truth - Vol 5 by Heart of Worship - 2011
  52. WOW #1s 2011 by WOW Artists - 2011
  53. WOW #1s 2011 - Deluxe by WOW Artists - 2011
  54. WOW Christmas 2011 by WOW Artists - 2011
  55. Healing 4 Haiti by Various Artists - 2010
  56. Open the Eyes of My Heart: - Platinum by Various Artists - 2010
  57. The 16 Great Series - Today's Praise & Worship by Nashville Singers - 2010
  58. The Essential Christmas Collection by Various Artists - 2010
  59. WOW Hits 2010 by WOW Artists - 2010
  60. WOW Worship - Purple by WOW Artists - 2010
  61. Creating Freedom From Poverty by CompassionArt - 2009
  62. The Best New Praise & Worship Songs Ever by Various Artists - 2009
  63. WOW Essentials 2 by WOW Artists - 2009
  64. WOW Hits 2009 by WOW Artists - 2009
  65. Billy - The Early Years by Various Artists - 2008
  66. Fuel by Various Artists - 2008
  67. Highest Praise 2 by Various Artists - 2008
  68. I Can Only Imagine - Platinum by Various Artists - 2008
  69. iWorship Experience - The Sights & Sounds of Worship by Various Artists - 2008
  70. Lead Me On - 20th Anniversary Edition by Amy Grant - 2008
  71. WOW Hits 1 by WOW Artists - 2008
  72. WOW Hits 2008 by WOW Artists - 2008
  73. WOW Hymns 2008 by Various Artists - 2008
  74. Discover Songs of Creation by Various Artists - 2007
  75. Glory Revealed I - The Word of God In Worship by Glory Revealed - 2007
  76. iWorship 24-7 by Various Artists - 2007
  77. Max Lucado 3:16 Songs of Hope by Various Artists - 2007
  78. WOW Hits 2007 by WOW Artists - 2007
  79. WOW Hymns by WOW Artists - 2007
  80. Christmas Classics On Piano by Various Artists - 2006
  81. iWorship Platinum by Various Artists - 2006
  82. My Utmost For His Highest by Various Artists - 2006
  83. WOW Best of 2006 by WOW Artists - 2006
  84. WOW Hits 2006 by WOW Artists - 2006
  85. WOW Worship - Aqua by WOW Artists - 2006
  86. Coming Home for Christmas by Various Artists - 2005
  87. iWorship - No Boundaries by Various Artists - 2005
  88. Open the Eyes of My Heart by Various Artists - 2005
  89. Pure Hits by Various Artists - 2005
  90. Pure Praise by Various Artists - 2005
  91. Pure Worship by Various Artists - 2005
  92. RPM Top Hits USA RR43 by Top Hits USA - 2005
  93. Second Chance by Various Artists - 2005
  94. Sweet Dreams and Starry Nights, Vol. 1 by Various Artists - 2005
  95. Winter Wonderland by Point Of Grace - 2005
  96. WOW #1s 2005 by Various Artists - 2005
  97. WOW Christmas - Green by WOW Artists - 2005
  98. Absolute Favorite Christmas by Various Artists - 2004
  99. CCM Top 100 - Greatest Songs In Christian Music, Vol. 1 by Various Artists - 2004
  100. Gloria by Various Artists - 2004
  101. I Can Only Imagine by Various Artists - 2004
  102. iWorship Next by Various Artists - 2004
  103. Spring Fever 2004 by Various Artists - 2004
  104. WOW Hits 2004 by WOW Artists - 2004
  105. WOW Worship - Red by WOW Artists - 2004
  106. Dove Hits 2003 by Various Artists - 2003
  107. It Takes Two by Various Artists - 2003
  108. Next Door Savior by Various Artists - 2003
  109. Songs For Life - RICA by Various Artists - 2003
  110. WOW Hits 2003 by WOW Artists - 2003
  111. WOW Worship - Yellow by WOW Artists - 2003
  112. 16 Great Contemporary Christian Classics, Vol. 1 by Various Artists - 2002
  113. Great Is The Lord by Songs 4 Worship - 2002
  114. Joshua - The Soundtrack by Various Artists - 2002
  115. Our God of Wonders, Vol. 1 by Various Artists - 2002
  116. Rock on Worship by Various Artists - 2002
  117. WOW Christmas - Red by WOW Artists - 2002
  118. WOW Hits 2002 by WOW Artists - 2002
  119. Your Love Broke Through by Various Artists - 2002
  120. 16 Great Contemporary Christian Classics, Vol. 1 by Nashville Singers - 2001
  121. WOW Hits 2001 by WOW Artists - 2001
  122. WOW Worship - Green by WOW Artists - 2001
  123. A Christmas Reunion by Various Artists - 2000
  124. Celebrate Freedom - Live by Various Artists - 2000
  125. Child of The Promise by Various Artists - 2000
  126. Left Behind - Soundtrack by Various Artists - 2000
  127. Millennium Chorus by Graham Kendrick - 2000
  128. Rock on Christian by Various Artists - 2000
  129. Vestal & Friends 2 by Vestal Goodman - 2000
  130. WOW Gold by WOW Artists - 2000
  131. WOW Gold by Various Artists - 2000
  132. WOW Hits 2000 by WOW Artists - 2000
  133. A Night in Rocketown - Live by Various Artists - 1999
  134. Highest Praise by Various Artists - 1999
  135. Prince of Peace 1999 by Various Artists - 1999
  136. Strengthen Your Faith by Songs 4 Life - 1999
  137. WOW Hits 1999 by WOW Artists - 1999
  138. WOW The 90s by WOW Artists - 1999
  139. Awesome God - A Tribute to Rich Mullins by Various Artists - 1998
  140. Embrace His Grace! by Songs 4 Life - 1998
  141. Exodus by Various Artists - 1998
  142. Feel The Power! by Songs 4 Life - 1998
  143. God With Us by Various Artists - 1998
  144. Lift Your Spirit! by Songs 4 Life - 1998
  145. Renew Your Heart! by Songs 4 Life - 1998
  146. The Jesus Record by Rich Mullins, A Ragamuffin Band - 1998
  147. WOW Hits 1998 by WOW Artists - 1998
  148. WOW Hits, Vol. 1 by WOW Artists - 1998
  149. Sing Me to Sleep, Daddy by Various Artists - 1997
  150. WOW Hits 1997 by WOW Artists - 1997
  151. Emmanuel by Various Artists - 1996
  152. Emmanuel - A Musical Celebration of the Life of Christ by Various Artists - 1996
  153. My Utmost for His Highest - The Covenant by Various Artists - 1996
  154. WOW Hits 1996 by WOW Artists - 1996
  155. XXL Christmas by Various Artists - 1996
  156. Songs From The Loft by Various Artists - 1993
  157. Faith Alive by Various Artists - 1990
  158. Our Christmas by Various Artists - 1990
  159. Tranquility by Various Artists - 1990
  160. iWorship - A Christmas Offering by Various Artists - 1989
  161. Together We Will Stand by Continental Singers - 1985
  162. Together We Will Stand by The Continentals - 1985
  163. Our Hymns by Various Artists - 1982



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