Gospel legend Shirley Caesar has been tapped to appear on jazz great Wynton Marsalis‘ forthcoming album, The Spiritual Side Of Wynton Marsalis. Shirley Caesar’s vocal will be heard on “I Hear a Knockin'” and “If I Hold On.”
Marsalis pulled together 15 tracks that reflects spiritual songs he’s done throughout the years. The release of the album coincides with the “Abyssinian: A Gospel Celebration Tour” which features Damien Sneed as conductor. The Spiritual Side Of Wynton Marsalis will be released October 22.