Limited double vinyl LP pressing in gatefold jacket. Includes digital download. 2017 release from the veteran singer/songwriter. Across Versatile's sixteen tracks, Van Morrison interprets some of the very building blocks of modern music in his own utterly unique style. As well as songs originally made famous by the likes of Chet Baker, Sinatra, the Righteous Brothers, Tony Bennett and Nat King Cole, Versatile features six stunning new Van compositions, including 'Broken Record', a timeless piece of late-night swing. Morrison has received several major music awards in his career, including two Grammy Awards, with five additional nominations (1982-2004); inductions into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (January 1993), the Songwriters Hall of Fame (June 2003), and the Irish Music Hall of Fame (September 1999); and a Brit Award (February 1994). In addition he has received civil awards: an OBE (June 1996) and an Officier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (1996). He has honorary doctorates from the University of Ulster (1992) and from Queen's University Belfast (July 2001).
Track List: 1.1 Broken Record - 3:16 1.2 A Foggy Day - 3:33 1.3 Let's Get Lost - 3:38 1.4 Bye Bye Blackbird - 3:45 1.5 Skye Boat Song - 4:01 2.1 Take It Easy Baby - 4:07 2.2 Makin' Whoopee - 4:52 2.3 I Get a Kick Out of You - 4:10 2.4 I Forgot That Love Existed (Live) - 3:37 3.1 Unchained Melody - 4:33 3.2 Start All Over Again - 4:40 3.3 Only a Dream (Live) - 5:29 4.1 Affirmation - 6:03 4.2 The Party's Over - 3:10 4.3 I Left My Heart in San Francisco - 6:01 4.4 They Can't Take That Away from Me - 3:33