Dionne Warwick and Dolly Parton are working on a “very particular” gospel collaboration.
The 82-365 days-damaged-down fable is teaming up with the 76-365 days-damaged-down nation song icon after Dolly sent her a song she desired to yarn.
Performing on the ‘Tamron Corridor Demonstrate’ on Tuesday (04.01.23), Dionne talked about: “After which she sent me one other song, the one that we will be doing as a duet.
“Or now no longer it is a gospel song known as ‘Peace Indulge in a River.’ She wrote it. I’m very pondering this, I in actuality am.
“I’ve completed so many duets over time, however this one’s gonna be very particular.”
Dionne’s son Damon Elliott moreover regarded on the dispute and added: “Or now no longer it is in actuality genuine!”
The 2 songs fragment a various connection after Dionne’s cousin Whitney Houston recorded Dolly’s song ‘I Will Continuously Indulge in You’ for 1992 movie ‘The Bodyguard’.
Within the intervening time, the ‘9 to 5’ hitmaker beforehand pitched a large collaboration for her upcoming rock and roll album.
Closing month, she talked about: “I correct recorded for my rock album and I did [Elton’s] song, ‘Don’t Let the Sun Trudge Down On Me’.
“And I’ve sent out a message asking if he would convey with me on it and maybe play the piano.
“So if y’all receive to leer him, speak ‘Dolly desires you to convey on her yarn!’ “
The upcoming album, which is poised for release in the latter slay 2023, will feature a mixture of traditional rock covers and a few fresh tunes in that vein.
Dolly teased: “I’m working on that album and that might be popping out sometime next drop confidently, in time for the Christmas season next 365 days. And so I’m going to extinguish heaps of traditional songs which can perchance perchance be rock songs and then a pair of that I’ve written.”