Star 101.5

Gloria Gaynor to release Bob Dylan cover "Man of Peace" as a single to coincide with World Peace Day

Gloria Gaynor to release Bob Dylan cover "Man of Peace" as a single to coincide with World Peace Day

Capitol Christian Distribution/Universal Music Disco legend Gloria Gaynor will celebrate World Peace Day this September 21 by releasing a new single from her latest album Testimony: a cover of the 1983 Bob DylanMan of Peace.”

The “I Will Survive” singer recorded the track as a duet with Mike Farris, former frontman of the blues-rock group Screamin’ Cheetah Wheelies.

“Man of Peace,” which originally appeared on Dylan’s acclaimed Infidels album, expresses disillusionment with false religious figures and philanthropists.

World Peace Day is an annual event observed internationally that seeks to promote peace throughout the global community.

Testimony, a gospel collection, was released in June and debuted at #4 on Billboard‘s Top Gospel Albums chart. “Man of Peace” is the third single issued from the record.

Copyright © 2019, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.

Related posts

Brian Setzer announced solo summer tour coinciding with 40th anniversary Stray Cats trek

Star 101.5

On the "Nashville Skyline" album's 50th birthday, Bob Dylan's whiskey brand announces plans for a Nashville distillery

Star 101.5

R.E.M.'s Mike Mills, Stones keyboardist Chuck Leavell playing concerts celebrating Georgia music this fall

Star 101.5