Published Dec 11, 2013Every year, Starbucks releases a Sweetheart compilation for Valentine's Day, featuring artists covering their favourite love songs. Now, the coffee chain has announced the details of Sweetheart 2014, which will arrive on February 4 through Hear Music/Concord Music Group.
This is the fifth album in the series. Among the contributors are Beck, Vampire Weekend, Phosphorescent, Bahamas, Fiona Apple, Jim James (of My Morning Jacket), Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings, Thao & the Get Down Stay Down, the Head and the Heart, Brandi Carlile, and more.
Holly Hinton and Matt Marshall are credited as executive producers. See the tracklist below, and scroll past that to hear Jim James's soul-drenched take on Bob Marley's "Turn Your Lights Down Low."
1. Jim James - "Turn Your Lights Down Low" (Bob Marley cover)
2. Vampire Weekend - "Time to Say Goodbye (Con te partirò)" (Andrea Bocelli cover)
3. Beck - "Love" (John Lennon cover)
4. Phosphorescent - "Tomorrow Is a Long Time" (Bob Dylan cover)
5. The Head and the Heart - "Don't Forget Me" (Harry Nilsson cover)
6. Valerie June - "Happy or Lonesome" (The Carter Family cover)
7. Bahamas - "Always on My Mind" (Willie Nelson cover)
8. Thao & the Get Down Stay Down - "If You Were Mine" (Ray Charles cover)
9. Ben Harper - "Fade into You" (Mazzy Star cover)
10. Fiona Apple featuring Maude Maggart - "I'm in the Middle of a Riddle" (Anton Karas cover)
11. Brandi Carlile - "The Chain" (Fleetwood Mac cover)
12. Blake Mills - "I Hope" (Bobby Charles cover)
13. Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings - "Signed, Sealed, Delivered I'm Yours" (Stevie Wonder cover)