Jesse Colin Young Re-Releases Single "Fight For It" featuring Carly Simon

Article Contributed by Jensen Communi… | Published on Wednesday, April 17, 2024

Legendary folk singer-songwriter Jesse Colin Young announces the second digital re-release single “Fight For It” off his 1982 solo album The Perfect Stranger. “Fight For It” features an epic collaboration with Carly Simon, known for hitting the Top 40 Charts with 13 singles including “You’re So Vain,” “You Belong To Me,” and “Nobody Does It Better.” This dynamic collaboration ignites the music scene with catchy melodies and powerful vocals, making its digital debut for the first time since the 80s across all platforms.

Listen to “Fight For It”

"Fight For It" is an electrifying blend of Young's signature folk-rock sound infused with Simon's unmistakable vocal prowess, creating a harmonious and emotionally resonant track that speaks to the universal themes of perseverance, resilience, and hope. With poignant lyrics and infectious melodies, the song is poised to resonate with listeners of all ages.

The track marks Young's latest musical endeavor following his most recent single release “Fire on the Water” featuring Michael McDonald. Teaming up with Simon adds another dimension to Young's already illustrious repertoire, promising audiences an unforgettable musical journey.

The single will be available for digital download and streaming on all major platforms, including Spotify, Apple Music, and Amazon Music, allowing fans worldwide to experience the magic of Jesse Colin Young and Carly Simon's collaboration.

About Jesse Colin Young:

A pioneer of American roots music for more than half a century, Jesse Colin Young has left a unique mark on the intersecting worlds of folk, blues, jazz, country, and rock & roll. As the frontman of the Youngbloods, he immortalized the ideals of the Woodstock generation with "Get Together," an international hit that called for peace and brotherhood during the turbulent 1960s. During the decades that followed, Young expanded both his audience and his artistic range, releasing a string of solo albums that mixed socially conscious lyrics with top-tier guitar skills and gorgeous vocals. An acclaimed songwriter, singer, instrumentalist, producer, label owner, podcast host, and longtime social/environmental activist, he has established a permanent place in America's musical landscape, while continuing to make modern music.