Monday, September 27, 2010

John Waite - Downtown Journey Of A Heart (2006)

John Waite returned to the top of the charts in the late '80s with the Pop-Rock super group Bad English, the band boke-up after two albums, in 1991. That same year, the singer resumed his solo career with a single called "Deal For Life", this excellent power ballad became part of the soundtrack for the Tom Cruise movie "Days Of Thunder".

John Waite - Downtown Journey Of A Heart (2006)
"Downtown Journey Of A Heart", issued through the Italian Frontiers label in July 2006, is a collection of new recordings of John Waite's greatest hits, including a duet with Alison Krauss on a new rendition of the unforgettable "Missing You" plus re-recordings of other songs Waite made famous such as The Babys' "Isn't It Time" and Bad English's "When I See You Smile"; he also adds the sweeping ballad "St. Patrick's Day".


Tracks:
01. The Hard Way
02. In Dreams
03. Blue Venus (Instrumental)
04. Missing You (with Alison Kraus)
05. Keys To your Heart
06. Highway 61
07. Isn't it Time
08. St. Patrick's Day
09. New York City Girl
10. Headfirst
11. Downtown
12. When I See You Smile (acoustic)

NOTE:
Missing You the duet from John Waite with Alison Krauss was released in the USA on december 19th 2006.