Do you remember how old you were when [lastfm]Loretta Lynn[/lastfm]’s “Coal Miner’s Daughter” first hit radio? (Hint: 1970) Now 40 years later, following a book and a movie, Ms. Lynn has chosen to remake the song with [lastfm]Miranda Lambert[/lastfm] and [lastfm]Sheryl Crow[/lastfm].
The new version of “Coal Miner’s Daughter,” will be available as a single on September 28th, and is featured on the upcoming November 9th Columbia album, “Coal Miner’s Daughter: A Tribute To Loretta Lynn which celebrates Lynn’s 50 years of making music with rock and country stars covering many of her hits. In addition to Lambert and Crow, [lastfm]Carrie Underwood[/lastfm], [lastfm]Faith Hill[/lastfm], [lastfm]Kid Rock[/lastfm], the [lastfm]White Stripes[/lastfm], [lastfm]Paramore[/lastfm], [lastfm]Alan Jackson[/lastfm] and [lastfm]Steve Earle[/lastfm] are among the artists Lynn hand-picked for the all-star project.
Billboard.com had the opportunity to talk with [lastfm]Loretta Lynn[/lastfm] about her choices for this upcoming release! Read more here.