Lana Del Rey To Sing About Beach Boys’ Dissolution On Brian Wilson’s New Album
Initially, Brian Wilson raised eyebrows when he revealed his new album‘s featured artists, which include Kacey Musgraves, Zooey Deschanel and now fun.’s Nate Ruess. Now, according to those close to him, his Lana Del Rey collaboration will be the song to remember, as it recounts Wilson’s sadness about the Beach Boys‘ dissolution.
“It started out being about lost love,” co-producer Joe Thomas said of “Last Song” to Rolling Stone. “But after the tour fell apart it became more about a missed opportunity for Brian and the guys to ride into the sunset together.”
Wilson has recorded two versions of “Last Song,” one with Del Rey’s vocals and another with his lead vocals. Read more about how their collaboration at RS.
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