The Platters first recorded the song for Federal Records on May 20, , but the recording was not released. In , after moving to Mercury Records , the band re-recorded the song on April 26 and it scored a major hit when it was released in May. One time we were rehearsing in the car This was the only Platters recording on which songwriter and manager Ram played the piano. The song held strong in the number 1 position on the U. The song can be heard in the opening mission of the game Batman: Arkham Knight , mirroring the end credits of Batman: Arkham City over which a recording of the Joker singing the song plays. The song also features in the game Far Cry 5 , being used to Brainwash the player character by the games villains.
A New Day. A Solitary Candle. Against My Will.
This hymn reminds me that Christ is our unique source. He is the fountain in our spirit. Only He can satisfy our thirst and hunger. Nothing in this world can satisfy us. When we sang this song at our small group meeting, the Spirit washed over my soul, layer after layer. It felt so good to be refreshed, revived, as I had been dry for so long.
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