by Paul Cashmere – Noise11.com
Earth, Wind and Fire’s ‘Now, Then & Forever’ is a compilation of songs curated by some of the world’s biggest names including David Foster, Justin Timberlake and will.i.am.
Andre 3000, Raphael Saadiq, The Roots, Lenny Kravitz and Pharrell are just some of the other names who have personally selected their favourite Earth, Wind & Fire song for the upcoming compilation.
The album will also feature the one new song ‘Guiding Lights’ that will also act as a sneak preview to a new Earth Wind and Fire studio album due later this year.
Earth, Wind and Fire kick off their Australian tour in Melbourne tomorrow night (April 4, 2012) and then head to Sydney for Thursday followed by Bluesfest on the weekend.
They will also meet the fans at Myer’s Melbourne store tomorrow at 2:30pm and at JB Hi-Fi Westfield Sydney at 2:45pm on Thursday.
Tour dates, presented by Chugg Entertainment and Noise11.com are:
April 4, Melbourne, The Palais
April 5, Sydney, Hordern Pavilion
April 6, Byron Bay, Bluesfest