News - October 7, 2014

Boyzone to release Motown covers album Dublin To Detroit
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Boyzone to release Motown covers album Dublin To Detroit

Boyzone have announced that they will be a releasing a new album consisting entirely of covers of classic Motown songs. 

The album, which is titled Dublin To Detroit, will be released on November 24th and consists of 11 tracks. 

Among the tracks on the album are covers of classics by The Supremes, The Temptations and Marvin Gaye. 

Speaking about the collection, the band said: "We feel very lucky to have been given the chance to record such an amazing collection of songs for our new 'Dublin To Detroit' album. We could easily have done eleven more great tracks from that era but we hope there's something for everyone in the choices we made. We now just can't wait for the chance to perform them live for all our great Boyzone fans around the world.”

The full tracklisting for Dublin To Detroit is as follows:

'What Becomes of the Broken Hearted’ – originally by Jimmy Ruffin
‘Tracks of My Tears’ – originally by Smokey Robinson and The Miracles
‘You Can’t Hurry Love’ – originally by The Supremes
‘This Old Heart of Mine’ – originally by The Isley Brothers
‘Just My Imagination’ – originally by The Temptations
‘Higher and Higher’ – originally by Jackie Wilson
‘I’m Doin’ Fine Now’ – originally by New York City
‘Reach Out (I’ll Be There)’ – originally by The Four Tops
‘The Tears of a Clown’ – originally by Smokey Robinson and The Miracles
‘Wherever I Lay My Hat’ – originally by Marvin Gaye
‘What Christmas Means To Me’ – originally by Stevie Wonder

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