Judith Marjorie "Judy" Collins (born May 1, 1939), affectionately known as "Judy Blue Eyes", is an American singer and songwriter known for her eclectic tastes in the material she records (which has included folk music, show tunes, pop music, rock and roll and standards) and for her social activism. The collection of songs selected for Collins' latest project reinforces her lifelong commitment to quality songwriting and worldwide reputation as one of the finest interpretative singers in any genre. Paradise is a collection of songs with universal themes, desires, and cries of a human being searching for paradise here on earth. There are 10 heartfelt songs with tales to tell about finding love, losing love, personal freedom and redemption. Collins teams up with the legendary Joan Baez and Stephen Stills on two tracks.
Tracklist: 01. Over The Rainbow 02. Diamonds And Rust (Duet With Joan baez) 03. Once I Was 04. Weight Of The World 05. Last Thing On My Mind (Duet With Stephen Stills) 06. Dens Of Yarrow 07. Kingdom Come 08. Emilio 09. Ghost Riders In The Sky 10. Gauguin