$4.99

We Are The Highway

Blue Élan Merch

This order includes an instant download of all (5) tracks from the We Are The Highway collection and a private stream to the full 4-part docuseries “We Are The Highway”, which features rare, exclusive interviews with Cherie Currie, Brie Darling, Chelsea Williams, Janiva Magness, and more.  The docuseries explores Chris Cornell’s legacy and inspiration behind the project.

*Available for desktop download only*

To learn more about the foundation, please visit here.

Track Listing

  1. “Safe and Sound” – Janiva Magness
  2. “Can’t Change Me” – Roan Yellowthorn
  3. “Black Hole Sun” – Cherie Currie & Brie Darling
  4. “I am the Highway” – Mustangs of the West
  5. “Like a Stone” – Chelsea Williams

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Description

This collection of songs all feature five cover versions of songs written and performed by Chris Cornell, in an effort to uphold Cornell’s legacy and keep the promise as a way to make positive change through music, made to him by Blue Élan co-Founder, and personal friend, Kirk Pasich.

Proceeds and independent donations for these singles will be given to the Chris and Vicky Cornell Foundation by Blue Élan in the hopes that it will also bring awareness to this charitable foundation that now, more than ever, is necessary to help children in need. All Proceeds to Benefit The Chris and Vicky Cornell Foundation – Helping Children Who Are Facing Homelessness, Poverty, Abuse, and Neglect Worldwide.

“We cannot think of a better musical way to do that than sharing the music of Chris Cornell, in his memory, and to help children.” – Kirk Pasich

To learn more about the foundation, please visit here.

Cherie Currie explains why she and musical partner, Brie Darling, wanted to be involved in the project:

“His artistry shown in everything he touched. He loved people more than he loved himself. There will never be another Chris Cornell.”

Brie Darling, echoes the sentiment when asked about the song selection[.] “Immediately, I knew the song I would like us to do, my favorite…Black Hole Sun! I felt Cherie’s and my voices would work well on his beautiful and haunting melody. I love her and my different sounds and styles that work so well together. What a gift and inspiration, Chris’ talent was truly special.”

Beyond forwarding proceeds, Blue Élan hopes that it will also bring awareness to this charitable foundation[.] [T]hat now, more than ever, is necessary to help children in need.

Darling agrees, “With the staggering number of people struggling with so many issues that this world faces now, what better way to contribute to something good[?] [T]han being a part of Kirk Pasich’s project, recording a collection of Chris Cornell songs to contribute to Chris and Vicky’s organization that benefits children in need.”