Matthews, Cash Duet Leads 'We Were Soldiers'
Dave Matthews and Johnny Cash have teamed to record the song "For You," which will see the light of day Feb. 26 on Sony's "We Were Soldiers" soundtrack. The album also includes new songs from Train ("Dave Matthews and Johnny Cash have teamed to record the song "For You," which will see the light of day Feb. 26 on Sony's "We Were Soldiers" soundtrack. The album also includes new songs from Train ("Fall Out"), Five For Fighting ("The Beautiful), India.Arie ("Good Man"), Mary Chapin Carpenter ("My Dear Old Friend"), and country duo Montgomery Gentry (first single "Didn't I").
Tracks from Steven Curtis Chapman, Carolyn Dawn Johnson, Tammy Cochran, Jars Of Clay, Rascal Flatts, and a duet between Michael McDonald and Jamie O'Neal round out the "We Were Soldiers" track list.
"We Were Soldiers," which opens March 1 in U.S. theaters, stars Mel Gibson, Madeleine Stowe, and Greg Kinnear in a true story about one of the bloodiest battles of the Vietnam War. Gibson plays Lt. Col. Hal Moore, who led a battalion of 400 U.S. troops into battle with 2000 North Vietnamese soldiers in an area known as "the valley of death."
Here is the tracklist for "We Were Soldiers":
"For You," Johnny Cash and Dave Matthews
"Some Mother's Son," Carolyn Dawn Johnson
"Fall Out," Train
"Soldier," Steven Curtis Chapman
"Good Man," India.Arie
"The Beautiful," Five For Fighting
"My Dear Old Friend," Mary Chapin Carpenter
"I Believe," Tammy Cochran
"The Widowing Field," Jars Of Clay
"Not So Distant Day," Jamie O'Neal and Michael McDonald
"Didn't I," Montgomery Gentry
"The Glory of Life," Rascal Flatts
"Sgt. MacKenzie," Joseph Kilna MacKenzie
"The Mansions of the Lord" (Suite), United States Military Academy Glee Club and Metro Voices