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Green Day Turning "Simpsons" Theme to Punk

May 28, 2007 03:14:51 GMT

Punk trio Green Day gives only the best addition to "The Simpsons Movie". Apart from their cameo in the flick, they also contribute the rendition of the iconic theme song. Not only released in the usual CD single, the song will be available in three different formats - traditional CD single, digital download and a limited edition doughnut case version.

The first to be released is the CD single that will hit the stores on July 24 via Warner Bros. Records, three days before the movie's premiere in U.S. Fox Music will then takes its role as the distributor of the digital download by making the song available in its website and other outlets. The doughnut cases version meanwhile, will be taken over by Extreme Music that will supply the 25,000 cases in stores like Best Buy, Circuit City, Wal-Mart and Barnes & Noble.

Garbage to Have First Come Back Video

May 26, 2007 07:48:15 GMT

The song "Tell Me Where It Hurts" which video has roamed in Teleport Music TV station is confirmed to be part of Garbage's "Absolute Garbage" and will be the first single from the greatest hit compilation. The track "It's All Over But The Crying", meanwhile is waiting to be confirmed as the band's second single.

"Tell Me Where It Hurts", which video was directed by Sophie Muller, marks the band's come back since two years hiatus. Its single will come out one week earlier than the album on July 9 and added with a B-side track titled "Bad Boyfriend (Sting Like a Bee Remix)" and "All the Good in This Life". The video meanwhile, will start airing on U.K.'s Channel 4 on May 27.

Trina Sets for "B*tch" Album, Pushes Back Date


May 26, 2007 07:14:34 GMT

Initially intending to name fourth studio album RockStarr, rapper Trina prefers to bring the "B*tch" back. The now titled "Da Baddest Bitch II", is promised to be a greater version of her in comparison to its predecessors.

"I put 150 percent into this album. I'm stepping my game up like 10 notches," Trina said in a statement. "I have a thousand different emotions and feelings and I show it all in this project. I didn't want to be sad, just happy and high spirited, so people can see Trina really grew up."

50 Cent to Present "Curtis" in September

May 26, 2007 06:45:27 GMT

Two altered names after, 50 Cent's "Curtis" also goes through a change in the release date. From the initial June 26, the date has been pushed back to September 4 in U.S. and a day earlier in U.K.

The delay has been reasoned as giving a chance for guest artists to complete their track. As previously reported, 50 Cents ropes in a number of renowned musicians such as Mary J. Blige, Akon and Justin Timberlake to work on this album. For the production itself, there has been report on Dr. Dre, Eminem and Timbaland.

Ne-Yo to Unlock New Studio


May 26, 2007 06:13:54 GMT

Done with the album "Because of You", R&B crooner Ne-Yo move on with the opening of his new studio. Carrington House will get its door officially opened on May 30.

The studio that is located in Atlanta, Georgia is more than just a regular recording house. Loving lavishness, Ne-Yo sets the building with three state of the art studio rooms, two high-fashioned kitchens and a comfortable lounge for guests.

Lily Allen Dueting with Blondie, Lend Voice to Dizzee

May 25, 2007 11:40:44 GMT

Lily Allen chooses to do a number of collaboration for her next project. Done with the 'free' clothing line, the British import is set to do a duet with Blondie's vocalist, Deborah Harry and chip in voice in Dizzee Rascal's new album.

In her duet with Harry, Allen will do Blondie's classic "Heart of Glass" on The Today Show's edition of May 25. The show will also boast Blondie doing their own songs which include the hit "Call Me".

Beyonce Knowles to Take ALMA Awards' Stage

May 25, 2007 11:20:52 GMT

Renowned musicians are going to storm up the 2007 ALMA Awards stage and give a hell of performance. For a start, Beyonce Knowles will be there along with Prince.

In a two-hour special, the two of them are going fill in the performance slot which also boast the names such as Dashboard Confessional, Los Lonely Boys, War, Calle 13 and Billy Gibbons.

50 Cent Spilled Eminem's Secret Album

May 25, 2007 11:00:05 GMT

Eminem is ready to make some controversy going around. Buddy 50 Cent confirms for him that fifth album is coming on the way.

It was intended for a secret, but 50 Cent revealed it during an interview with Blender magazine. "He's got a new album coming. He's not gonna tell people that, but he's making new music." He also admitted to hearing the new material and thought that it's "hot".

Lindsay Lohan Has New Album Under Work

May 25, 2007 10:39:33 GMT

After several dramas, Lindsay Lohan puts her music career back on track. She is reported to hit the studio anytime soon for the third album.

"We'll start in probably June or July and take four months," Lohan told MTV News. This time the singer will employ "urban pop" for the sound of her next album. This project is going to be taken by Maverick Records and Guy Oseary.

Snoop Dogg Made Hamburg's Live Earth Headliner

May 25, 2007 10:19:54 GMT

Denied in UK and Australia, Snoop Dogg landed his ship in Germany. He, along with Chris Cornell and British singer Katie Melua will be the headliners of Live Earth concert. Announced at a press conference by Live Earth co-founder Kevin Wall, the three of them will be supported by a number of local musicians.

It was rumored that Snoop was about to appear as UK line-up joining Madonna, Snow Patrol and Keane. He, however is in trouble with the country's authority for a number of criminal acts and has since denied visa. Australia has also to be ruled out since he was banned permission from entering the continent last month after seen 'unfit'.

Deftones to Follow "Saturday Night Wrist" Soon

May 25, 2007 09:56:40 GMT

Always generating eagerness for their unique and experimental work, Deftones may treat its fans with the kind of excitement the end of this year. Spilling the idea of a new album, frontman Chino Moreno said that the band has some materials already in file.

Moreno said that the band has been writing in a room with only instruments in hands and no ProTools whatsoever. Regarding the sound produced, Moreno said that it's too early to say since only a number of songs are already completed.

Amy Winehouse Given Ivor for "Rehab"

May 25, 2007 09:30:03 GMT

Looks like it's the year for Amy Winehouse. Apart from chart topping album, happiness of newly wed, and not mentioning a worldwide exposure for career, she had just won the Ivor Novello Award for "Rehab".

Initially in US, she flew back to her country to receive the Best Contemporary Song honor. "Thank you all very much," said the 23 years old singer. "I didn't even have time to get drunk - I've only been here about 15 minutes." This winning is her second as she won the same category in 2004 through the song "Stronger Than Me".

Billy Talent & Nickelback, Big Contenders of 18th MuchMusic Awards

May 25, 2007 09:04:22 GMT

After nominated in the People's choice, the same bands Billy Talent and Nickelback stand greater chance bringing home 'statuette' in this year's MuchMusic Awards after nominated for their works.

Leading with five nominations each, Talent and Nickelback are competing with each other in Top Group, Best Video and Best Rock Video. Talent is up for its "Fallen Leaves" video while Nickelback is nominated through "If Everyone Cared". Their remaining nominations are different to each other. Talent is on the list of Best Director and Best Cinematography while Nickelback is under the MuchMoreMusic Award and Best International Video by a Canadian.

Tyrese Forms Super Group "TGT" with Genuwine & Tank


May 24, 2007 09:42:20 GMT

While many once-great R&B groups has come ill fated, Tyrese Gibson keeps his spirit high by forming a group with buddies Ginuwine and Tank. Not taking too much trouble naming the group the trio simply employ TGT, an abbreviation of Tyrese-Ginuwine-Tank.

"Imagine us putting all three of our worlds together for the ultimate R&B fan experience," Tyrese said during a phone interview. "Me, Tank and Ginuwine been talking about this forever. The reason why this makes sense is that besides all of us being R&B singers, we're all good friends. In this industry, you can't have a real conversation with a lot of people. It almost feels like you're having a conversation with somebody famous, instead of having a real conversation. Every time I see Tank, every time I see Ginuwine, we all had good energy regardless."

Barbra Streisand's Extravagant Ticket Price Protested

May 24, 2007 08:38:15 GMT

Barbra Streisand's tour, which is known to reach high gross, apparently has infuriated the Italians who claim that the tickets' price is unreasonable. As a result they want Streisand's concert in Stadio Flamino, Rome next month to be pulled.

The Italians that are represented by The Adusbef and Codacons group sought the help from the authority to settle this matter. The group also encouraged the city of Rome and the Italian Olympic Committee to stop Streisand from performing in the June 15 night.
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