At a sold-out Ryman show, Cody Johnson struggled to hold back tears while performing “How Great Thou Art”.
“How Great Thou Art” is a hymn that has been covered by many artists over the years, including Cody Johnson. Johnson’s version of the song is a powerful and soulful rendition that showcases his impressive vocal range and ability to convey emotion through his music.
The lyrics of “How Great Thou Art” are a testament to the glory and majesty of God, and Johnson’s interpretation captures the reverence and awe that the song inspires. Here are some of the lyrics from the first verse and chorus:
“O Lord my God, when I in awesome wonder Consider all the worlds Thy hands have made I see the stars, I hear the rolling thunder Thy power throughout the universe displayed
Then sings my soul, my Savior God, to Thee How great Thou art, how great Thou art Then sings my soul, my Savior God, to Thee How great Thou art, how great Thou art”
Johnson’s rendition of “How Great Thou Art” is a moving tribute to one of the most beloved hymns of all time. His powerful voice and heartfelt delivery make this classic song feel fresh and relevant for a new generation of listeners.