• The debut solo album by vintage Detroit R&B/Soul singer Willie Jones.
• A brand new collection of life affirming songs, recorded with today’s rockin’ blues sound, sung in classic R&B/Soul style.
• Produced by hit songwriter / producer Jon Tiven (Robert Cray, Jeff Healey, Huey Lewis, Koko Taylor, Shemekia Copeland, Buddy Guy, Barrence Whitfield, Frank Black).
• Features guest performances by Bettye LaVette, Black Francis, and Stax legend Steve Cropper, with whom Willie wrote the album title track.
• Janie,Turn It Over EP released June 16th - title track is the duet by Willie with Black Francis (The Pixies). Already being played on BBC Radio 2.
• Other guests on the album include :
Jon Auer (The Posies) " Hearing Willie Jones sing a song you wrote is like winning an interpretive lottery. What a voice! I'm delighted that what we came up with will always be a part of FIRE IN MY SOUL”.
Cheetah Chrome (The Dead Boys) "Willie Jones is the secret heart of Detroit Soul, and now that secret is out.”
• Willie has a glorious history dating back to the 1950’s on Atlantic with The Royal Jokers, with singles still played in R&B/Soul clubs today. His rich life feeds the songs and performances on this new album.
This product is released July 21 2014 and will not be dispatched before this date.
1. THE ROAD FROM RAGS TO RICHES
2. FIRE IN MY SOUL (Feat. Steve Cropper)
3. WITHOUT REDEMPTION (Feat. Bettye Lavette)
4. YOUR LIES
5. DON’T MEAN A DAMN
6. JANIE, TURN IT OVER (Feat. Black Francis)
7. ROLLIN & SMOKIN
8. IN THE WIND (Feat. Steve Cropper)
9. KEEP YOUR HEAD ON
10. TROUBLED WORLD
11. SCAR B4 I BRUISE
12. ADD IT UP
13. SHUT UP AND DRIVE
15. A FOOL CAN ALWAYS BREAK YOUR HEART
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