added: 19 Sep 2011 // by: Music-News.com Newsdesk
She catapulted to international stardom overnight, sold 14 million albums in 14 months and smashed music records around the world. Now Susan Boyle returns with her eagerly awaited third album, 'Someone To Watch Over Me'.
'Someone To Watch Over Me', sees Susan Boyle and world acclaimed producer Steve Mac reunited to present a sensational and contemporary album that will span the generations. Featuring breathtaking renditions of 'Unchained Melody' and 'Both Sides Now', Susan fearlessly takes on iconic songs 'Enjoy The Silence' and 'Mad World' giving them a new identity. Original material includes 'This Will Be The Year' by Emeli Sande and Naughty Boy with Josh Kear and 'Return' by Steve Mac and Wayne Hector.
The album heralds a new era of music for Susan Boyle. New material and classics combined with a variation of tempos from the ethereal to the dramatic, the music is stripped back and showcases the voice the world fell in love with.
Susan's song choices were inspired by the life stories and inner most thoughts from people who wrote letters to her from around the globe.
'There are certain songs that I liked that resonated with the letters that people had written and sent to me.' Susan said, 'I knew that's what my record needed to be about. They wrote about grief, love, happy and sad times, it was all deeply moving and the songs mirror the emotion and life experience.'
Comprising of her signature big numbers as well as the unexpected this album will cement her credibility in the music world.
'Someone To Watch Over Me' is available for pre-order now.
Known best for her element of surprise and a powerful and heart stopping voice, Susan has become a global top selling artist. The phenomenal album sales, record breaking achievements and multi platinum chart domination- Susan has come a long way from the Britain's Got Talent stage in 2009.
To date her previous two albums, 'I Dreamed a Dream' and 'The Gift' have sold over 14 million copies and went to number one in over 30 countries.
Released: Monday 7th November 2011 UK
'Someone To Watch Over Me' is the highly anticipated third album from the top selling international artist Susan Boyle.
1. You Have To Be There
2. Unchained Melody
3. Enjoy The Silence
4. Both Sides Now
5. Lilac Wine
6. Mad World
7. Autumn Leaves
8. This Will Be The Year
10. Someone To Watch Over Me