AFP Music has a peculiar power. It's long been known that listening to…
- Posted on Oct 18th 2011 11:00AM by Cameron Matthews
"Like every kid in America, I grew up loving Disney, especially the animated classics," Wilson said in a statement. "The songs from those masterpieces were as much a part of my musical education as anything else. So it only made sense that I would want to put my spin on some of those truly great songs."
The Beach Boy'scover of 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight' from 'The Lion King' is filled with unexpected harmonies, bringing the Elton John and Tim Rice-penned tune a whimsical twist.
Wilson's previous work for Disney includes 'Brian Wilson Reimagines Gershwin,' an entire album dedicated to the late George Gershwin, including two songs that he put together from unfinished fragments. It's no wonder that the home of Mickey Mouse chose Wilson to reinvent their songbook.
'In the Key of Disney' will hit record stores and online distributors on Oct. 25. Click over to Amazon to check out the full track listing.