MySpace Will Debut GN'R Album, Sell Timberlake Track For Charity
November 20, 2008 at 5:14 AM (PT)
"Chinese Democracy," the highly anticipated album from GUNS N’ ROSES, will be premiered worldwide exclusively through MYSPACE MUSIC. Beginning TODAY, fans can stream "Chinese Democracy" in its entirety three days before the album will be available for purchase by visiting the band’s official MYSPACE MUSIC profile at www.myspace.com/gunsnroses. The GUNS N’ ROSES album exclusive on MYSPACE MUSIC marks one of the biggest premieres for the company, with all MYSPACE territories participating.
"GUNS N' ROSES is rock and roll defined. I'm as eager as everyone to hear it," said MYSPACE Pres. TOM ANDERSON. "It's truly an honor to premier this album on MYSPACE before it's available to the world at large."
"Chinese Democracy" will be the first original recording from GUNS N' ROSES since the 1991 releases of "Use Your Illusion I" and "Use Your Illusion II."
MySpace Follows Timberlake's "Lead"
Concurrently, MYSPACE MUSIC is joining forces with JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE to raise money for SHRINERS HOSPITALS FOR CHILDREN. MYSPACE MUSIC will sell an exclusive live song recorded at TIMBERLAKE's recent concert at the PLANET HOLLYWOOD RESORT THEATRE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS.
Beginning NOVEMBER 18th, users can purchase the song, "Follow My Lead," which also features ESMEE DENTERS, as well as watch video footage and interviews from the concert. The show also featured appearances by 50 CENT, ADAM LEVINE of MAROON 5, BOYZ II MEN, LEONA LEWIS, LIONEL RICHIE, RIHANNA, THE JONAS BROTHERS and WILL.I.AM.
"Since the launch of our new music offering, artists have been finding new ways to utilize the tools available to them and really reach out and express themselves," MYSPACE MUSIC VP/Marketing JOSH BROOKS said. "JUSTIN is so passionate about this cause and we are thrilled to offer him the opportunity to spread that passion to his more than one million fans on MYSPACE. He is without a doubt one of today’s most talented and innovative artists and we look forward to working with him on upcoming projects."
To listen to and purchase "Follow My Lead," visit JUSTIN’s official MYSPACE MUSIC profile http://www.myspace.com/justintimberlake.