Tom Waits, Sinéad O’Connor and Lucinda Williams are among the artists appearing on a new tribute album to Blind Willie Johnson.
Pitchfork reports that God Don’t Never Change: The Songs of Blind Willie Johnson will be released on February 26, 2016 by Alligator Records.
Waits has recorded two songs for the album: “The Soul Of A Man” and “John The Revelator”.
The tracklisting for God Don’t Never Change: The Songs Of Blind Willie Johnson is:
Tom Waits: The Soul Of A Man
Lucinda Williams: It’s Nobody’s Fault But Mine
Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi: Keep Your Lamp Trimmed And Burning
Cowboy Junkies: Jesus Is Coming Soon
The Blind Boys of Alabama: Mother’s Children Have A Hard Time
Sinéad O’Connor: Trouble Will Soon Be Over
Luther Dickinson: Bye And Bye I’m Going To See The King [ft. The Rising Star Fife & Drum Band]
Lucinda Williams: God Don’t Never Change
Tom Waits: John The Revelator
Maria McKee: Let Your Light Shine On Me
Rickie Lee Jones: Dark Was The Night, Cold Was The Ground
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