Beyoncé Releases Official ‘Cowboy Carter’ Tracklist

Beyoncé has recently unveiled the official tracklist for her highly anticipated album, ‘Cowboy Carter’. Through an Instagram post, she offered fans a glimpse into what’s to come, showcasing the first two tracks already out: “Texas Hold ‘Em” and “16 Carriages”.

One of the most talked-about songs on the list is ‘Jolene’, sparking speculation about a possible collaboration with country icon Dolly Parton. Dolly had previously hinted at Beyoncé recording a cover of the iconic track for the album, adding to the excitement surrounding its release.

Another noteworthy addition to the tracklist is ‘The Linda Martell Show’, honoring one of the earliest Black artists to achieve commercial success in the country music scene. Martell’s groundbreaking performance at the Opry makes her an icon in the genre.

Beyoncé’s revelation about the album also sheds light on her long-term creative process, mentioning that work on Act 2 began five years ago. Alongside notable collaborations with Raphael Saadiq, Robert Randolph, and Rhiannon Giddens, she tantalizingly teases more surprises awaiting listeners.

While Beyoncé’s announcement doesn’t explicitly confirm all featured artists, the ambiguity only adds to the anticipation surrounding the album’s release.

Beyoncé’s Instagram post also reveals that ‘Cowboy Carter’ will boast a staggering 27 tracks, a significant increase compared to her previous album, “Renaissance”, which featured a total of 16 tracks. This expanded tracklist hints at a rich and diverse musical experience awaiting fans, promising an immersive journey through Beyoncé’s artistic evolution and creativity.

Mark your calendars, as ‘Cowboy Carter’ is scheduled to drop on Friday, March 29th!