Out July 9 from Ace Records. Order now from Amazon.
A career-spanning overview of the revered Memphis music man's songbook - including solo compositions and collaborations. The CD comprises two-dozen choice cuts - many of them chart-topping and million-selling records and songs - by high-calibre talents ranging from William Bell and Carla Thomas, to Gram Parsons and Cher, to Waylon Jennings, Kenny Rogers and Johnny Cash. Truly an all-star aggregation to honour a genuine all-round talent.
Tracks:1. Luckenbach, Texas (Back To The Basics Of Love) - Waylon Jennings,2. Fool In Love - The Veltones,3. Do Right Woman, Do Right Man - Cher,4. For You - Gizzelle,5. This Time - Troy Shondell,6. Lyin' Again - Kenny Rogers,7. (Hey Won't You Play) Another Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song - B.J. Thomas,8. Dark End Of The Street - The Flying Burrito Bros,9. Promises - Carla Thomas,10. Every Little Bit Helps - Helen Henry,11. Sandcastles - Merrilee Rush & The Turnabouts,12. Last Night - Georgie Fame & The Blue Flames,13. Somebody Mentioned Your Name - William Bell,14. You're Gonna See A Lot More (Of My Leaving) - Barbara Lynn,15. Don't Let It Be (This Time) - The Gentrys,16. I'll Never Give Her Up (My Friend) - The Canes,17. If She Should Ever Break Your Heart - Barbara Stephens,18. Okeechobee Purple - Gary Stewart,19. Staring Each Other Down - Brenda Lee,20. Here Come The Flowers - Dottie West,21. Easy Street - Johnny Cash,22. He's Rolling Over And Over (In Someone Else's Clover) - Tammy Wynette