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Kenny Chesney co-produces new Willie Nelson disc out in January

Wednesday, December 12, 2007 – There doesn't seem to be much of a connection between Willie Nelson and Kenny Chesney, but the younger country superstar teamed up with his producer to turn the knobs on Nelson's new disc, which drops in late January.

"Moment of Forever" will be out Jan. 29, 2008 on Lost Highway. Picking Chesney to help produce the album was considered a surprise.

The release includes songs by Bob Dylan, Randy Newman, Big Kenny of Big & Rich fame and Nelson.

The song listing is:
1. Over You Again - (Willie Nelson, Micah Nelson, Lukas Nelson)
2. Moment Of Forever - (Kris Kristofferson, Danny Timms)
3. The Bob Song - (Big Kenny)
4. Louisiana - (Randy Newman)
5. Gravedigger - (David J. Matthews)
6. Keep Me From Blowing Away - (Paul Craft)
7. Takin' On Water - (Dave Loggins, John Scott Sherrill, Dennis Robbins)
8. Always Now - (Willie Nelson)
9. I'm Alive - (Kenny Chesney, Dean Dillon, Mark Tamburino)
10. When I Was Young And Grandma Wasn't Old - (Buddy Cannon)
11. Worry B Gone (Duet w/Kenny Chesney) - (Guy Clark, Gary Nicholson, Lee Roy Parnell)
12. You Don't Think I'm Funny Anymore - (Willie Nelson)
13. Gotta Serve Somebody - (Bob Dylan)

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Concert Review: Three years late(r), wait for Dickinson and Sisters of the Strawberry Moon was worth it – The album, "Solstice," coming out this Friday from Luther Dickinson and Sisters of the Strawberry Moon, took "only" three years to be released by New West. The recording sessions were an outgrowth of a few friends getting together and recording music. Those friends would be folks like Birds of Chicago and Amy Helm (on the album,... »»»
Concert Review: Guthrie brings welcome vibe of sweetness – Before launching into "This Land is Your Land," Arlo Guthrie recalled how his father taught him this song when he was just eight or nine. His father, however, wasn't just any father, but the father of protest folk music, Woody Guthrie. Then when Arlo's daughter, Sarah Lee Guthrie, took the stage midway through the first half of the... »»»
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