There's a new "Fever" sweeping the nation, courtesy of Elvis Presley and Michael Bublé.
Bublé is featured alongside The King in a duet of the song "Fever," which is included on Presley's upcoming posthumous album If I Can Dream, which will be released on October 30.
"Fever" was first recorded in 1956 by Little Willie John, and has since been covered by many artists, but Presley's rendition remains the most famous by far. Bublé released his own version of the song in 2003, and always opens his shows with it.
"I think it's a really incredibly sexy, smoldering, sort of song," said Bublé.
Presley's new album maintains his original vocals, but the instrumentals are new. The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra provided the instrumentals for the 14 performances included on the album.
The instrumentals in this new version of "Fever" have a distinct orchestra sound in the beginning before Presley starts singing. As the song progresses, the orchestra maintains some of the song's original jazzy vibe, while adding its own twist on the tune at the same time.
Elvis's ex-wife, Priscilla Presley had this to say about the album:
"This would be a dream come true for Elvis. He would have loved to play with such a prestigious symphony orchestra. The music, the force that you feel with his voice and the orchestra is exactly what he would have done."
The album is also a dream come true for Bublé, who has a great admiration for Presley, and considers him to be the greatest singer in all history.
"This is the highlight of my career," said Bublé. "Even though he's not here and it's a virtual duet, I know he's still here."
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