Some people are put on this earth to do something, whether it’s to win a Nobel Peace Prize or to be the homeless woman that sits on Jackson right after the bridge in Chicago collecting money. Then there is Scarlett Johansson who is a beautiful actress with great talent that decided to release an album. The question is why? Why did she start a singing career? I was gun-ho in anticipation for her album of covers songs. Then I actually listened to one of the songs. Please, let Tom Waits sing his own songs. Check out her myspace profile
Here is one of the songs off the album Anywhere I Lay My Head. This one is “Falling Down.”
The album drops May 20th and is released by ATCO Records.
The tracklist from Anywhere I Lay My Head is as follows:
2. Town With No Cheer
3. Falling Down
4. Anywhere I Lay My Head
5. Fannin’ Street
6. Song For Jo
7. Green Grass
8. I Wish I Was In New Orleans
9. I Don’t Wanna Grow Up
10. No One Knows I’m Gone
11. Who Are You
When listening to sample tracks from the album I realized none of the songs are in hear range. You can hear her struggle to hit the low notes. Check it out for yourself at scarlettalbum.com.