“18,” a 13-track album featuring Johnny Depp and Jeff Beck, is due on July 15. Johnny Depp has revealed that the legendary guitarist Jeff Beck will release an album mostly covered next month in the wake of his legal fight over his wife.
“18,” the duo’s 13-track album, is scheduled to be released on July 15. They revealed that they named the album after an artistic explosion when working with each other. In an interview, Beck stated, “We’d joke about how we felt 18 again, so it simply became the album title, too.”
Finally Out? Johnny Depp And Jeff Beck Release A New Album Together!
The Velvet Underground’s “Venus In Furs,” the Everly Brothers’ ballad “Let It Be Me,” and Marvin Gaye’s soul-soul song “What’s Going On” are all featured on the CD. Additional covers are included of the Davy Spillane song “Midnight Walker,” “Caroline, No,” and “Don’t Talk (Put Your Head on My Shoulder)” from the Beach Boys’ masterwork “Pet Sounds.”
Depp composed two original songs, which comprise the album’s debut smash, “This Is a Song for Miss Hedy Lamarr.” Beck’s spouse, Sandra, drew the album’s cover, including a sketch of two young men in white T-shirts.
Depp, who was an active member of the group Hollywood Vampires alongside Alice Cooper and Joe Perry, began recording with Beck in the year 2019 and is currently on tour in Europe together with Beck.
The lawsuit for defamation filed by Depp’s former wife Amber Heard was settled earlier this month, and a jury awarded Depp Pirates of the Caribbean star more than $10 million, affirming his claims that Heard was a liar and accused him of assaulting her prior to and during their short marriage.
The jury ruled in a unanimity decision that Heard was ridiculed by one of the attorneys for Johnny Depp, who claimed she concocted an elaborate hoax, which included securing the couple’s home in order to make it appear like a bigger problem than the police. She was given $2.5 million from the jurors.
John Christopher Depp II is an actor, producer, and musician from the United States. He has won numerous awards, such as the Golden Globe and a Screen Actors Guild Award, in addition to getting nominated for the three Academy Awards and two BAFTAs.
Geoffrey Arnold Beck is a rock guitarist from England. After his time with the Yardbirds in the early days, he then went to form The Jeff Beck Group and Beck, Bogert & Appice. His music has covered genres that include blues-rock, rock jazz Fusion, and a blend of electronica and guitar. The band transitioned to a primarily instrumental style in 1975, focusing on a new sound.
Jeff Beck is considered to be one of the greatest guitarists ever and has Rolling Stone identifying him as “one of the most influential lead guitarists in rock” three times on their cover. Beck is commonly described as”a “guitarist’s guitarist.”
Beck hasn’t achieved or sustained the commercial success enjoyed by many of his peers and friends despite having two highly album albums that were a success as a solo artist. Beck has worked with a variety of musicians.
Beck has received a wide range of reviews and received the prestigious Grammy Awards for Best Rock Instrumental Performance and one Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Performance. Beck was awarded an Ivor Novello Award in recognition of his outstanding contribution to British music by the British Academy in 2014. Beck was admitted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame twice, both as an artist in the Yardbirds and later as an individual artist.