Preview: Are You Gonna Go My Way: Deluxe Edition - Lenny Kravitz

Artist: Lenny Kravitz
Title: Are You Gonna Go My Way: Deluxe Edition
Release Date: September 24, 2013
Label: Virgin/UMe
Format(s): 2-CDs, DD

Lenny Kravitz propelled his career to the top in 1993 with the release of the album Are You Gonna Go My Way. His third studio album, after 1989's Let Love Rule and 1991's Mama Said, it went to number 12 in the U.S. and number 1 in the U.K., Canada and Australia, spawning the Mainstream Rock hits Are You Gonna Go My Way? (1993 / #1 Mainstream Rock / #2 Alternative / #4 U.K.), Believe (1993 / #10 Alternative / #15 Mainstream Rock) and Is There Any Love in Your Heart (1993 / #19 Mainstream Rock).

Included on the new deluxe edition are twenty bonus tracks, ten of which have never been released. Among those recordings are six demos and outtakes from the Are You Gonna Go My Way album sessions, as well as three early demos Kravitz recorded for Vanessa Paradis’ self-titled 1992 album, which he produced. I May Not Be A Star (Light Piece For Vanessa) has never been released in any form, while Travelogue and Lonely Rainbows were finished and recorded by Paradis for the album. A previously unreleased BBC Radio interview is also included, and acoustic versions of Believe, Sister and Heaven Help and seven official B-sides are also featured, completing the commemorative reissue of this epic album.

Track List:

Disc One
  • Original Album
    • Are You Gonna Go My Way
    • Believe
    • Come On And Love Me
    • Heaven Help
    • Just Be A Woman
    • Is There Any Love In Your Heart
    • Black Girl
    • My Love
    • Sugar
    • Sister
    • Eleutheria
  • Bonus Tracks (The B-sides)
    • Spinning Around Over You
    • Ascension
    • All My Life
    • Brother
    • Someone Like You
    • For The First Time
    • B-Side Blues
Disc Two
  • The Acoustic Versions
    • Believe
    • Sister
    • Heaven Help
  • Work In Progress: Demos & Outtakes
    • Work Like The Devil
    • Feeling Alright (Instrumental)
    • Getting Out (Will You Marry Me)
    • Good Lovin'
    • Blood (Instrumental)/Papa (Long And Sad Goodbye)
    • Early Morning Blues
  • The Vanessa Paradis Demos
    • I May Not Be A Star (Light Piece For Vanessa)
    • Travelogue (Your Love Has Got A Handle On My Mind)
    • Lonely Rainbows
    • BBC Interview with Mick Wilcox

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