“I think it’s a bit of an illusion as to who likes what kind of music. Just cause you’re a country artist doesn’t mean you don’t like rock and roll, and just because you’re playing rock and roll doesn’t mean you don’t like country.” – Patrick Simmons
Fans can get a hint of what’s to come with the release of “Listen to the Music,” which features Blake Shelton on vocals with Hunter Hayes assisting on guitar.
Doobie Brothers Announce Lineup for Tribute Album ‘Southbound,’ Including Blake Shelton, Hunter Hayes
The Doobie Brothers are calling on many of their country friends for their tribute album Southbound, set to be released on Nov. 4.
“Sometimes I’ll think things through before I answer questions or requests like that, but I immediately wrote back, ‘Yes of course! I love the Doobie Brothers!'”
The upcoming album project will feature select Doobie Brothers hits performed by the band and former lead singer Michael McDonald, as well as numerous country guest stars.