Detour is the new eleventh studio album by American singer, songwriter, actress and LGBT activist Cyndi Lauper Which is Expected to release via itunes by this friday may 06th 2016 Digitally. Lauper has revealed the first track from the album, ‘Heartaches By The Number’, a country standard previously covered by everyone from George Jones to Waylon Jennings.
Lauper said: “When I was a really young kid, country music was pop music, so this is what we grew up listening to. These songs are part of some of my earliest memories so it has been an absolute thrill to revisit them.” The tracks that Lauper covers on her new album come from the decades between the 1940s and ’60s, and while the songs on Detour are pure country in and of themselves
She recorded the CD in Nashville alongside a band that is made up of the city’s top session players.For her eleventh full-length album, Lauper – who was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame last year – teamed up with country greats Emmylou Harris, Willie Nelson, Vince Gill, Jewel and Alison Krauss to cover the genre’s early classics.
Release Date : May 06th, 2016
1. ‘Funnel Of Love’
2. ‘Detour’ (featuring Emmylou Harris)
3. ‘Misty Blue’
4. ‘Walkin’ After Midnight’
5. ‘Heartaches By The Number’
6. ‘The End Of The World’
7. ‘Night Life’ (featuring Willie Nelson)
8. ‘Begging To You’
9. ‘You’re The Reason Our Kids Are Ugly’ (featuring Vince Gill)
10. ‘I Fall To Pieces”
11. ‘I Want To Be A Cowboy’s Sweetheart’ (featuring Jewel)
12. ‘Hard Candy Christmas’ (featuring Alison Krauss)