The Shack: Music from and Inspired by the Original Motion Picture is a collection of previously unreleased tunes issued in conjunction with the 2017 film, a supernatural drama involving crime, loss, religious faith, and a mysterious invitation. Its cast includes country superstar Tim McGraw, and he's represented here with "Keep Your Eyes on Me," a duet with wife Faith Hill. Christian rock bands NEEDTOBREATHE, We Are Messengers, and for KING & COUNTRY, as well as country acts like Lady Antebellum and Dierks Bentley, also contributed songs. The star-studded set also includes Christian rapper Lecrae ("River of Jordan") and Kelly Clarkson, who appears alongside retro-soul singer Aloe Blacc on the uplifting highlight "Love Goes On." Upon release, the album hit the Top Ten of the Billboard soundtracks chart and Top 40 of the Billboard 200.
AllMusic Review by Marcy Donelson