Jimmy Fortune has just released a new project of well-known tunes. The former Statler Brothers tenor is excited to announce, Jimmy Fortune: Sings The Classics (buy), available April 21, 2017. Press the “play” button above to hear Fortune talk about covering one of the Eagles legendary hits, “Take It To The Limit,” featuring The Isaacs.
The new 14-song offering features recognizable classics such as the Righteous Brothers’ “Unchained Melody,” Glen Campbell’s “Southern Nights” and John Denver’s “Take Me Home, Country Roads,” among others. Longtime friends are also featured on the album, including Ricky Skaggs (“Wake Up Little Susie”), The Isaacs (“Take It To The Limit”) and Voices Of Lee (“Bridge Over Troubled Waters”).
“This project is very special and dear to my heart,” says Fortune. “A lot of hard work and thought went into picking each song—songs that shaped my life. I love them all and I think anyone who hears it will feel the same way.”
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