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re: Wished he'd worked with...

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leanne_stedman 05:05 am MST 05/27/21
In reply to: re: Wished he'd worked with... - Evan 03:59 am MST 05/27/21

Definitely agree with everything you said about Jim and Meat. I hadn't thought of that before but yes, if Meat's voice had held up they could have done so much more.

> The Material Girl. I wish Jim had worked with Madonna.
> What bigger name could there be? I remember the rumors of
> an album together years ago. Knowing what we know now, I
> wonder if Jim’s health squashed that? I remember Jim
> posting about her on his Facebook and requesting that she
> record one song in particular, Safe Sex. I wish she had. I
> imagine it being amazing.
>
> Now there are a few variables here. Madonna would’ve been
> old at this point. I have no idea if an audience wants to
> really hear an older person singing about sex but it’s
> Madonna.
>
> The other item is the production. I’m guessing Jim
> would’ve just sent her the same production tape used on
> the Pandora’s Box version. This is what supposedly killed
> the deal with Whitney Houston expressing interest in
> recording this song so many years ago. I would hope it
> would’ve been an updated production to make it sound
> somewhat current. I still think Safe Sex recorded properly
> is a hit waiting to happen and it would’ve been great with
> Madonna.
>
> The other artist I wish Jim has worked with ..... more is
> Meat Loaf. It took far too long for the two of them to get
> together. They both are incredible individually, however,
> when together it was like capturing lighting in a bottle.
> Something just clicked. They brought out the best in each
> other. I sometimes wonder if Jim occasionally found
> himself living vicariously through Meat. It’s certainly
> understandable as well, as Meat has a larger than life
> presence. I really wish they had, at the very least, done
> a proper Bat III. It’s a shame.
>
> > So many great artists out there but would have loved Jim
> > to work with Aaron Neville or Linda Ronstadt beutiful
> > voices, especially Aaron who's built like a brick
> > shithouse.


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