Brandi Carlile to release charity album ‘Cover Stories’ ft. Adele and Pearl Jam

To celebrate the 10-year anniversary of Brandi Carlile’s breakthrough album The Story, legendary and up-and-coming artists are covering the album in its entirety. Cover Stories will be released on May 5th 2017 on Columbia Records and all proceeds from this new interpretation of The Story will go to War Child UK.

Dolly Parton, Adele, Pearl Jam, Kris Kristofferson, The Avett Brothers, Margo Price, and Jim James are some of the artists lending their voices to make music mean more.


Read more here via Rolling Stone.

Barack Obama, who provides a foreword for Cover Stories, said of the country singer and activist, “As an artist, Brandi Carlile is using her talent on behalf of the most vulnerable among us, children living in areas of conflict. She reminds us that, together, we can build for our children a more just, peaceful world.”

Track listing:

“Late Morning Lullaby” – Shovels & Rope
“The Story” – Dolly Parton –
“Turpentine” – Kris Kristofferson
“My Song” – Old Crow Medicine Show
“Wasted” – Jim James
“Have You Ever” – The Avett Brothers
“Josephine” – Anderson East
“Losing Heart” – The Secret Sisters
“Cannonball” – The Indigo Girls
“UntiI I Die” – TORRES
“Downpour” – Margo Price
“Shadow On The Wall” – Ruby Amanfu
“Again Today” – Pearl Jam
“Hiding My Heart” – Adele

Brandi Carlile agent contact: Mike Dewdney
Adele agent contact: Lucy Dickins
Pearl Jam agent contact: Rod MacSween