the Buzz for September 20th, 2010


Bernadette Peters — “Running On Faith”
(from I’ll Be Your Baby Tonight) — Running

In a strikingly brilliant turnabout, Peters — all warm feminine energy and china-doll delicacy — transforms Eric Clapton’s quietly fiery blues ballad into a gentle, peaceful prayer.


If you missed any of last week’s tunes, here is a quick recap:

MONDAY: Tim McGraw — “Southern Voice”
(from Southern Voice) — Southern

TUESDAY: Jen Trynin — “Rang You and Ran”
(from Gun Shy Trigger Happy) — Rang

WEDNESDAY: The Script — “The Man Who Can’t Be Moved”
(from The Script) — The

THURSDAY: Edie Brickell and the New Bohemians — “Circle”
(from Shooting Rubberbands at the Stars) — Circle

FRIDAY: Natalie Cole — “Snowfall on the Sahara”
(from Snowfall on the Sahara) — Snowfall

SATURDAY: Elvis Presley — “Rubberneckin’ [Paul Oakenfold Mix]”
(from Elvis: 2nd to None) — Rubberneckin'

SUNDAY: The Proclaimers — “I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles)”
(from Sunshine On Leith) — I'm