Legendary American musician Meat Loaf has released a special digital EP entitled If I Canâ€™t Have You, featuring a rollicking version of title-track â€œIf I Canâ€™t Have Youâ€ and two brand-new bonus tracks.
â€œIf I Canâ€™t Have Youâ€ is a duet with former American Idol judge and world renowned songwriter Kara DioGuardi, and also features House star Hugh Laurie on piano. Besides the powerful duet, the EP also features a live version of the Rocky Horror Picture Show classic â€œHot Patootie Bless My Soulâ€ from Meat Loafâ€™s successful Hang Cool Teddy Bear Summer tour. The third song on this release is â€œDonâ€™t Get Me Goin,â€ a Hang Cool Teddy Bear studio B-side.
In other exciting Meat Loaf news, he recently appeared as a Rocky Horror Picture Show-hating newsman (alongside original Rocky alum Barry Bostwick) on Foxâ€™s hit show Glee. The episode â€œThe Rocky Horror Glee Showâ€ featured the Glee cast reimagining the original film, with multi-talented actor John Stamos performing Meat Loafâ€™s signature number, â€œHot Patootie Bless My Soul.â€ Did you miss the episode? Watch it HERE and see if you can spot Meat Loaf!