Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day has released a new song with Norah Jones from their duet album "Foreverly" due in stores November 25th. The new song is "Silver Haired Daddy Of Mine" and is the second single from the project.
The new album is inspired by The Everly Brothers Album "Songs Our Daddy Taught us" released back in 1958.
Billie Joe and Norah also released a lyric video for the first single "Long Time Gone" as well today.
Various pre-orders bundles for Foreverly are available beginning today, including an LP Vinyl with an exclusive lithograph (available on January 21, 2014) and a limited edition Cassette (available on December 10, 2014). Both of these pre-orders include two instant downloads of the songs "Long Time Gone" and "Silver Haired Daddy of Mine" as well as a digital download of the full album on November 25th. For more information, and to pre-order now, visit www.billiejoeandnorah.com.
Recorded in just nine days, Foreverly captures the beauty of the Everly's stunning close harmonies to create a moving powerful testament to these rootsy ballads. Armstrong and his engineer, Chris Dugan, traveled to New York to record with Jones at The Magic Shop in Manhattan with two of Jones' favorite musicians, bassist Tim Luntzel and drummer Dan Rieser. Armstrong and Jones played guitar and piano. Charlie Burnham on fiddle and Johnny Lam on pedal steel guitar rounded out the band.
The track-listing for Foreverly is as follows:
"Long Time Gone"
"That Silver Haired Daddy Of Mine"
"Down In The Willow Garden"
"Who's Gonna Shoe Your Pretty Little Feet"
"Oh So Many Years"
"Rockin' Alone (In An Old Rockin' Chair"
"I'm Here To Get My Baby Out Of Jail"
"Put My Little Shoes Away"
Diagnosis: An interesting combo to say the least....