Life imitates art as actor Jeff Bridges records an album. Bridges, who won a Best Actor Oscar last year for his portrayal of a troubled, burnt out country singer in "Crazy Heart," has teamed up with the movie's music producer to put out an album. "Jeff Bridges" will feature alternative country tunes, with backing vocals from Roseanne Cash. The album drops August 16, from Blue Note Records.
- Read our Jeff Bridges biography.
- Preview some tracks at NPR.