Get a taste of the Leon Russell/Elton John project

First single from their joint album arrives Aug. 24
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Elton John (left) and Leon Russell

Elton John (left) and Leon Russell

By Chris M. Junior

“If It Wasn’t for Bad,” the first single from the upcoming Leon Russell/Elton John album, “The Union,” will be released Aug. 24 through iTunes and other digital retailers.

The Russell-penned song features vocals by both piano greats; it’s one of 14 songs on the T Bone Burnett-produced “The Union,” which is due Oct. 19 from Decca Records.

For more details about “The Union,” see previous California ’60s entries.