The Rolling Stones Team Up With Lady Gaga and Stevie Wonder for New Single ‘Sweet Sounds of Heaven’ – Variety

By Steven J. Horowitz
Senior Music Writer
The Rolling Stones have released “Sweet Sounds of Heaven” featuring Lady Gaga and Stevie Wonder, the second single off of their upcoming album “Hackney Diamonds.”
Frontman Mick Jagger penned the languid blues number at his home in London. Gaga appears on the track as a co-vocalist of sorts, complementing Jagger’s throaty yelps, while Wonder adds some signature flair on the Fender Rhodes, Moog and piano. They recorded the seven-minute track in Los Angeles and the Bahamas alongside Grammy-winning producer Andrew Watt (Post Malone, Justin Bieber), who helmed the entirety of “Hackney Diamonds.”

“Hackney Diamonds,” which will release on October 20 via Geffen Records, is the first studio album from The Rolling Stones in 18 years. “Sweet Sounds of Heaven” marks the second single from the album after “Angry,” which debuted a few weeks ago. Earlier this month, the legendary band debuted the record in London, revealing that the late drummer Charlie Watts will be heard on two of the album’s dozen tracks. The rest feature Steve Jordan, who Watts personally selected to replace him. Elsewhere on the album, Paul McCartney contributes bass on “Bite My Head Off” while Elton John plays piano on “Get Close” and “Live by the Sword.”

The group has toured regularly over the past few decades, but took a break from recording original material to release “Blue & Lonesome,” a collection of blues standards that came out in 2016. “Hackney Diamonds” will be the group’s first release since the 2021 death of Watts, the founding drummer who played at every single Stones show except one since 1962.
A Variety and iHeartRadio Podcast
The Business of Entertainment

source

Sim

Related Posts

It’s appalling to me that a post about National Women’s Day by Dylan Mulvaney and me would be met with such vitriol … – Instagram

It’s appalling to me that a post about National Women’s Day by Dylan Mulvaney and me would be met with such vitriol …  Instagramsource

Lady Gaga Confirms She's Dating Tech CEO Michael Polansky With Sweet PDA Pic – HollywoodLife

Hollywood Life Latest Hollywood Celebrity & Entertainment News Lady Gaga took to Instagram on Feb. 3 to post an eye-catching photo that showed her looking as happy…

Lady Gaga Struggled to Let Patrizia Reggiani Go After 'House of Gucci' – W Magazine

The House of Gucci star talks dulling her usual glam in order to let Patrizia Reggiani shine.To take on the role of Patrizia Reggiani, who was convicted…

What happened to House of Gucci’s Patrizia Reggiani? – Style

What happened to House of Gucci’s Patrizia Reggiani?  Stylesource

‘House of Gucci’ Trailer: Lady Gaga Plots the Downfall of the Gucci Family – Variety

By J. Kim Murphy MGM has offered another peek at “House of Gucci,” releasing a new trailer for its upcoming star-studded drama.Set to the alluring beat of…

Lady Gaga & 'A Star Is Born' Co-Star Bradley Relationship & Dating Rumours – Capital

Capital Rio Fredrika 10am – 1pm Girlfriend *NSYNC feat. Nelly Download ‘Girlfriend’ on iTunes Artists Lady Gaga 15 April 2020, 12:49 | Updated: 9 July 2020, 22:09Lady…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *