October 04, 2005 04:37:59 GMT
Joaquin Phoenix and Reese Witherspoon take to the mic for the soundtrack to the Johnny Cash biopic "Walk the Line"
Singing is something new for actors Joaquin Phoenix and Reese Witherspoon. Though, both movie stars will do their best, singing for the soundtrack to the Johnny Cash biopic "Walk the Line," which is due in store November 15, three days before the movie opens in theaters.
Phoenix and Witherspoon, besides their duet on "It Ain't Me Babe" and "Jackson," have also recorded some of Cash songs separately. Phoenix recoded the like of "Ring of Fire," "I Walk the Line" and "Folsom Prison Blues," while Witherspoon performs solo renditions of "Wildwood Flower" and "Juke Box Blues."
The album is produced by T-Bone Burnett and will be released via Wind-Up Records. Other contributors are Shooter Jennings, Johnathan Rice, Waylon Payne, and Tyler Hilton.