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John Denver Tribute Album Arriving This Spring

1/30/2013

John Denver is being honored with a new tribute album. The 16-track compilation features a wide variety of artists performing the late singer-songwriter's songs. Brandi Carlile and Emmylou Harris team up on "Take Me Home, Country Roads" for the project, and Old Crow Medicine Show sings "Back Home Again." Train covers the hit "Sunshine On My Shoulders," while My Morning Jacket contributes "Leaving on a Jet Plane." Dave Matthews, Amos Lee, Mary Chapin Carpenter, and The Lemonheads frontman Evan Dando also add to the disc. "John Denver: The Music Is You" will be in stores on April 2nd. Some of the money generated by sales of the album will go to The Wilderness Society.

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