Steel Magnolia - Country Stars Pay Tribute To Linda Mccartney On New Album
28 October 2011 01:32
Steel Magnolia, Ricky Skaggs and Phil Vassar are among the country acts paying tribute to Sir Paul Mccartney's late wife Linda on a new album.
The stars have all covered MCCartney songs for Let Us In Nashville - A Tribute to Linda MCCartney, which features hits like No More Lonely Nights and Lady Madonna.
To mark the project's release, actor Jeff Daniels will host a concert at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee on 7 November (11). Many of the acts featured on the album will appear at the show.
Proceeds from the event will benefit the Women and Cancer Fund established in the memory of Linda MCCartney and authorised by her widower.
Linda MCCartney died of breast cancer in 1998.
Picture: Steel Magnolia 2011 CMT Music Awards at The Bridgestone Arena Nashville, Tennessee