In news that will surely delight music fans around the world, Robert Plant has reunited with Alison Krauss for a track called “The Light Of A Christmas Day”. The song is featured on the soundtrack to the holiday film Love The Coopers. The awesome duo also released a video online for the track.
The is the pair’s first release since their 2007 album, Raising Sand. The album was critically acclaimed, and went on to win six Grammys, including album of the year, at the 2009 Grammy Awards.
Love The Coopers stars John Goodman, Ed Helms, Amanda Seyfried, Diane Keaton and many more. It is set around four generations of the Cooper family who gather for their annual Christmas Eve celebration and a series of unlikely events take place.
“The Light Of Christmas Day” will be featured on the film’s soundtrack album, which also includes tracks by Otis Redding, Bob Dylan, Sting and others.
Check out the album’s full track-list and the trailer for the movie below:
ROBERT PLANT & ALISON KRAUSS – “The Light of Christmas Day”
FLEET FOXES – “White Winter Hymnal”
OTIS REDDING – “Merry Christmas, Baby”
BOB DYLAN – “Girl from the North Country”
STING – Soul Cake aka “A Stoalin”
NINA SIMONE – “To Love Somebody”
BOB DYLAN – “If Not For You”
MOLLY JUNE & WES HUTCHINSON – “Little Drummer Boy”
SIXPENCE NONE THE RICHER – “Carol of the Bells”
THE DODOS – “Companion”
SARAH JAROSZ – “Ring them Bells”
TAMIKA LAWRENCE, MOLLY JUNE & WES HUTCHINSON – “O Holy Night”
NICK URATA – “Fear of Silence”