Bruce Springsteen has carved out – thus far – a legacy spanning 50 years. From his breakout hit with Born To Run up to his latest set, Letter To You, Springsteen has an adoring fanbase. But The Boss is far from done. Following on the heels of the excellent Paul Stanley’s Soul Station, Bruce has recorded a set of classic Soul covers to deliver as another brick in the Springsteen citadel.
On November 11, Bruce Springsteen will release Only The Strong Survive as a collection of 15 songs, all exploring the vast songbook of Soul music. One of the tracks – “Do I Love You (Indeed I Do)”, originally recorded by the great Frank Wilson in 1965 – is now in release ahead of the album. You can hear that below. the cover lists this issue as Vol. 1. So, who knows.
Only The Strong Survive will be released on CD, DD, and vinyl 2LP in both Industry black, as well as a Limited Edition Nightshade Green.
Only The Strong Survive – Bruce Springsteen
01 Only the Strong Survive
02 Soul Days feat. Sam Moore
04 Do I Love You (Indeed I Do)
05 The Sun Ain’t Gonna Shine Anymore
06 Turn Back the Hands of Time
07 When She Was My Girl
08 Hey, Western Union Man
09 I Wish It Would Rain
10 Don’t Play That Song
11 Any Other Way
12 I Forgot to Be Your Lover feat. Sam Moore
13 7 Rooms of Gloom
14 What Becomes of the Brokenhearted
15 Someday We’ll Be Together