In many ways friends, family, and fans alike are still morning the untimely loss of popular R&B Soul singer Amy Winehouse. Thankfully fans will be able ease through their grief with help from the release of her posthumously released third album, Lioness: Hidden Treasures. The will features unreleased songs and demos hand picked by the projects producers Mark Ronson, Salaam Remi, and Winehouse’s family. Some stand out tracks that are set to be included on the album will be her duet famously recorded with Tony Bennett, “Body and Soul”, and her rendition of 1963′ number 1 hit “Our Day Will Come” by Ruby & The Romantics.
Winehouse’s cover of the Ruby & The Romantics hit appears to be stepping in as Lioness: Hidden Treasures’ follow up to “Body and Soul” as the album’s second single. This may be thanks to the fact that Amy’s Reggae influenced version has been ramping up in popularity since it was released last week as a part of what has been described as a video tribute to her on Vevo. One interesting note idolator.com is reporting that the Winehouse rendition of “Our Day Will Come” was recorded when the singer was a teenager in 2002.
Though release dates may vary depending on the country, reports indicate that the album will be available internationally December second via the Universal Music Group. Lioness: Hidden Treasures.is being released “in aid of the Amy Winehouse Foundation”. Preview the album’s featured tracks below.
“Our Day Will Come”
From Lioness: Hidden Treasures
Tony Bennett Featuring Amy Winehouse
“Body And Soul “
From Duets II/Lioness: Hidden Treasures
Columbia Records & Island Records
Ruby &The Romantics
“Our Day Will Come” (1963)