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Published: 2012/02/22

Willie Nelson, Dave Matthews, Jackson Browne, Eddie Vedder, Ben Harper and Taj Mahal Join Jack Johnson on New Live Album

Jack Johnson’s Brushfire Records will release Jack Johnson and Friends – Best of Kokua Festival on April 17. As the album’s title suggests, Best of Kokua Festival highlights Jackson’s various collaborations at his annual benefit concert for the Kokua Hawaii Foundation. In support of the release, Johnson will also headline an acoustic tour of the Hawaiian Islands. Proceeds from Jack Johnson and Friends – Best of Kokua Festival and the tour will benefit the Kokua Hawaii Foundation. Culled from the festival’s past six years, the album features collaborations with Willie Nelson, Jackson Browne, Eddie Vedder, Ben Harper, Taj Mahal, ALO’s Zach Gill, Dave Matthews, Ziggy and Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley and more.

Both John Cruz and Paula Fuga will join Johnson during his upcoming Hawaiian Island Tour. The brief run will include stops at Kauai’s Kauai Community College Performing Arts Center (4/19), Oahu’s Hawaii Theatre (4/21-22), Maui’s Castle Theatre (4/25-26) and the Big Island’s Kahilu Theatre (4/28-29).

Here’s a look at the live album’s tracks

1. Better Together – Jack Johnson with Paula Fuga

2. Cry, Cry, Cry – Ziggy Marley with Jack Johnson & Paula Fuga

3. A Pirate Looks At Forty – Jack Johnson, Dave Matthews & Tim Reynolds

4. Mudfootball – Jack Johnson with Ozomatli & G. Love

5. Constellations – Jack Johnson with Eddie Vedder & Kawika Kahiapo

6. Take It Easy – Jackson Browne with Jack Johnson & John Cruz

7. Island Style – John Cruz with Jack Johnson & Jackson Browne

8. Breakdown – Jack Johnson with Jake Shimabukuro

9. Further On Down The Road – Taj Mahal with Jack Johnson

10. Welcome To Jamrock – Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley with Jack Johnson & Paula Fuga

11. High Tide or Low Tide – Ben Harper & Jack Johnson

12. Blue Eyes Crying In the Rain – Willie Nelson with Jack Johnson & Ben Harper

13. I Shall Be Released – Jack Johnson, Eddie Vedder, Zach Gill & Friends

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