Avril Lavigne has unveiled songs selection for her next studio effort "Goodbye Lullaby". There are fourteen tracks lined up, and one of them is "Alice in Wonderland" theme song which is offered as a hidden track.
The first single "What the Hell" will be debuted live at the upcoming star-studded "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest". A music video will be premiered soon after the debut. In the meantime, fans can listen to a previously-revealed short snippet of the single.
While "What the Hell" is a fun pop track about "personal freedom", the other songs like "Smile" expresses her gratitude for special people in her life, "Push" has her exploring the dynamics of a relationship, "Wish You Were Here" bares her vulnerable side, and "Goodbye" shows off her strength to close one chapter of her life and move on to the next.
"Goodbye Lullaby" is due in the United States on March 8, 2011. The team involved in the making of the album include her ex-husband Sum 41's Deryck Whibley, and her longtime collaborators such as Evan Taubenfeld and Butch Walker as well as top-notch songwriter/producer Max Martin. Today's in-demand producer Alex da Kid makes contribution as well.