Jones’ 1979 Duets Album to be Reissued, Expanded

George Jones’ My Very Special Guests, a 1979 album of duets, will be reissued on May 31 by Columbia/Legacy with 27 additional tracks. The two-disc set will include the original album with guests such as Elvis Costello, Waylon Jennings, Linda Ronstadt, James Taylor and Tammy Wynette. The collection also includes collaborations in the ’80s and ’90s with Johnny Cash, Ray Charles, Merle Haggard, Alan Jackson, B.B. King, Patty Loveless, Loretta Lynn, Shelby Lynne, Willie Nelson, Buck Owens, Linda Ronstadt and Randy Travis.