Listen To The Sunday Service Choir’s Rendition Of ‘Back To Life’
It also marks Kanye’s full transition from secular to gospel music, as he had earlier promised. The body of work is largely inspired by the sunday service sessions held across the country by Kanye and his team.
The song opens with the choir asking “Steady, are you ready? What’s going on?” before the drums kick in for a . Followed by a powerful chorus of “Oh”s, the beat breaks up to allow the choir to improvise some mutterings and “Ayy”s, before getting back to business. Like so many of the tracks on the album, “Back to Life” can be felt in your whole body, and it’ll make you wish you were right there with the choir clapping along.
What’s going on?
Steady, are you ready?
Are you ready?
What’s going on? (What’s going on?)
Cold fresh air
Feel the melody passing the air
So high we can see the ground
How sweet the sound
We live at, living at the top of the sky
There’s no more room for anything more (No, no, no, there’s no)
We state your name
Your name we proclaim