Actor and comedian Leslie Jordan wasn’t done with country music yet, and a new interview makes it clear that country music wasn’t tired of him either.
Jordan – who died on Monday (Oct. 24) at age 67 — seated CBS News‘ Anthony Mason two weeks ago in Nashville for a report scheduled to air in November. However, the tragic news has accelerated what could end up being his last TV interview.
Watch the full career interview below. Parts were filmed at the Eastside Bowl in Nashville, where Jordan was filming a new music video with a country duo LoCash and the singer of “The Git Up” white brown.
Brown shared a short clip on Instagram on Oct. 21, with Jordan commenting, “I’m so proud of this song. Thank you for making it possible.”
A day before Jordan died in a car crash in Hollywood, he shared a video of himself singing along with songwriter and producer Danny Myrick. There he teased even more new music. The clip shows him singing the same song he sings to end the interview with Mason, but the Instagram Video includes this caption:
“Danny helped me out with a new original song which should be out very soon. Love. Light. Leslie.”
A new position at @thelesliejordan indicates that her fans won’t have to wait long to hear and see what the new project was. Within hours, the photo received over 100,000 comments and nearly two million likes.
Jordan told Mason that he had found a home in Nashville and felt comfortable in the community. Stars of all ages and calibers have also embraced him, some even going so far as to sing with him. An album of gospel songs titled Comin of the company‘ (2021) included songs with Dolly Parton, Tanya Tucker, Chris Stapleton, Brandi Carlile and more. That same year, Jordan would appear at the ACM Awards in Las Vegas.
Movies of popular roles like ski patrol and Uglyas well as TV shows like will and grace This is how Jordan rose to fame, but his star began to shine during the COVID-19 pandemic when he started posting two videos a day on Instagram. For 80 consecutive days, he maintained this rhythm and millions of people fell in love with his insightful observations and humor.
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