Personnel: Rich Dixon (guitar); Aaron Ashton, Kathy Langr, Kathryn Collier, Becca Moench, Maria Dance, Tina Johnson, Melisa Draper, Melisa Combie, Mary Jeppson, Christiana Sandberg, Becky Rogers (violin); Larane Larsen, Jaren Angebauer, Candi Wagner, Mario Ortiz (viola); Cassie Olsen, Nicole Pinnell, Deseree Ashworth (cello); Kurt Bestor (piano, keyboards, programming); John Hancock (keyboards, programming); Lola Plumb, Ben Henderson, Alexander Willey, Matt Larsen (double bass); Todd Sorenson (drums).
Audio Mixer: Mike Roskelly.
Recording information: Rotosonic Sound.
Photographer: Russ Dixon.
Arrangers: John Hancock ; Kurt Bestor .
Former American Idol runner-up David Archuleta returns with 2012's full-length BEGIN. His fifth studio album, BEGIN. follows up his 2010 release, The Other Side of Down, and his Philippines-only release Forevermore. Featuring nine cover songs, BEGIN. includes Archuleta's take on songs by such artists as Christina Aguilera, Keane, Cyndi Lauper, U2, and others. Also included is the newly recorded track "Broken," co-written by Archuleta.