Check Out William Shatner Covering BB King With Ritchie Blackmore From His Album “The Blues”

Check out the lead single from William Shatner’s new album “The Blues”. It is a cover of BB King’s “The Thrill Is Gone”. The song features Ritchie Blackmore on lead guitar.

October 2nd 2020 William Shatner will be releasing his new album “The Blues”.

As the title suggests it’s an album of Blues standards.

The album features some great guest guitar players like Jeff “Skunk” Baxter, Steve Cropper and Pat Travers.

The lead off single is a cover of BB King’s “The Thrill Is Gone” which features Deep Purple and Rainbow guitarist Ritchie Blackmore with his wife Candice night on backing vocals.

You can check out the video for “The Thrill Is Gone” below.

Below that you can check out the track listing courtesy of

"The Blues" track listing:

01. Sweet Home Chicago (feat. Brad Paisley)

02. I Can't Quit You Baby (feat. Kirk Fletcher)

03. Sunshine Of Your Love (feat. Sonny Landreth)

04. The Thrill Is Gone (feat. Ritchie Blackmore)

05. Mannish Boy (feat. Ronnie Earl)

06. Born Under A Bad Sign (feat. Tyler Bryant)

07. I Put A Spell On You (feat. Pat Travers)

08. Crossroads (feat. James Burton)

09. Smokestack Lightnin' (feat. Jeff "Skunk" Baxter)

10. As The Years Go Passing By (feat. Arthur Adams)

11. Let's Work Together (feat. Harvey Mandel & CANNED HEAT)

12. Route 66 (feat. Steve Cropper)

13. In Hell I'll Be In Good Company (feat. Albert Lee)

14. Secrets Or Sins

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