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2Apr
2014
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Now: LP Set To Release Debut Album After Writing For Rihanna & Aguilera

LP Album cover

Singer/songwriter/performer LP has announced the title, track-listing and release date of her upcoming debut album. Forever For Now, produced by Grammy Award-winning producer, Rob Cavallo (Green Day, My Chemical Romance, Dave Matthews Band), will be released by Warner Bros. Records on June 3rd.

The Los Angeles-based LP made her living writing songs for such artists as Rihanna and Christina Aguilera before focusing on her solo career. LP has enlisted her favorite collaborators on Forever For Now, including Isa Summers, PJ Bianco, Billy Steinberg and Josh Alexander. She strikes an inspirational tone on songs like "Heavenly Light," "Tokyo Sunrise," and "Into the Wild" (also heard in the CitiBank TV commercial), which are brightly hopeful - the work of an artist always expanding and digging deep.

"Night Like This" is LP's first official release since last year's Live at EastWest Studios EP.

Click here for LP's track listing!-DocFB

23Oct
2013
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Green Day’s Billie Joe Teams With Norah Jones For Everly Brothers Cover Album!

Billie Joe & Norah Foreverly Cover

Billie Joe of Green Day is teaming up with Norah Jones to cover the classic Everly Brothers album "Songs Our Daddy Taught Us" and is titled "Foreverly" which is due to be released November 25th.

Billie Joe & Norah Jones. Photo: Maria Chavez

Green Day front man and Grammy® Award-winning artist Billie Joe Armstrong and Grammy® Award-winning singer and songwriter Norah Jones have teamed up to record Foreverly, an unforgettable 12-song collection inspired by Songs Our Daddy Taught Us, an album of traditional Americana songs reinterpreted, recorded, and released by The Everly Brothers in 1958. Recorded in nine days, Foreverly, captures the beauty of the Everly's stunning close harmonies to create a moving powerful testament to these rootsy ballads. Reprise Records will release album onNovember 25th.

For more on this album and to listen to a track as well as a track list, click here!

10Oct
2013
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New David Bowie “Love Is Lost” Remix Premieres; 3 Disc Collection On Way!

David Bowie Still From "Stars Are Out"

"Love Is Lost" (Hello Steve Reich Mix by James Murphy for the DFA) by David Bowie was released online today and will be a part of "The Next Day" a 3 disc collection set/download on November 5th.

You can listen to the 10 minute track HERE.

The set will feature the original 14 song album, a 10-track companion album with five unheard songs and two remixes, and a DVD featuring four videos from The Next Day.  A 7-track digital EP bundle will also be available.  The set is available now to pre-order.

According to Pitchfork. both Bowie and recently worked on the upcoming Arcade Fire album.-DocFB

Diagnosis: David Bowie fans must be on cloud 9 right now!

18Oct
2012
1

New Tom Cruise Movie Trailer “Jack Reacher” Watch The Action-Packed Clip Now!

December 21st, Tom Cruise is back in "Jack Reacher" a movie that is action packed and shows Cruise being at his most tough.

Reacher is a former police officer and private eye who now does things on his terms, not caring about the law or consequences to get things done. All he cares about though is doing what is right, even if the law does not see it that way.

Check out the clip above of "Jack Reacher" starring Tom Cruise and let us know what you think.-DocFB

Diagnosis: He was the best thing about "Rock Of Ages"....

25Aug
2012
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Alicia Keys “Girl On Fire” Album Cover & Release Date Revealed!

Alicia Keys has released what her album cover for "Girl On Fire" will look like and also dropped the release date.

She chose a black and white cover with her on the cover and her initials being the only thing of color used.

She announced the release date will be on November 27th.

R U Ready?-DocFB

21Aug
2012
11

Ledisi Hangs With Prince & Is Introduced To Andy Allo’s “Superconductor”

Ledisi took to her Facebook page today to tell her about hanging with Prince and him introducing the music of Andy Allo to her.

Ledisi seemed impressed what she heard as we did a couple of months ago.

For what Ledisi had to say about Andy and the release date of "Superconductor", click on the continue reading button below.

12Apr
2012
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N.W.A.’s Bio “Straight Outta Compton” Names Its Director

N.W.A. Promo Album Cover Photo
N.W.A. Promo Album Cover Photo

N.W.A. Promo Album Cover Photo

The N.W.A. bio "Straight Outta Compton" has found its director and those familiar with Ice Cube's "Friday" movie and "It Was A Good Day" video, the director should sound familiar.

F. Gary Gray will take the helm on the bio, beating out John Singleton who directed Cube in "Boyz N The Hood" and Elgin James. Gray was in the running to direct "Captain America 2" for Marvel pictures, but has dropped out to do the N.W.A. bio.

The cast has yet to be announced but a release date of April 14th, 2014 has been set.-DocFB

5Apr
2012
5

Adam Lambert Releases “Trespassing” Track List Of Deluxe Edition!

Adam Lambert's Trespassing Tracklist Deluxe Edition
Adam Lambert's Trespassing Tracklist Deluxe Edition

Adam Lambert's Trespassing Tracklist Deluxe Edition

Like a thief in the night, Adam Lambert dropped the track list of the deluxe edition of "Trespassing" his upcoming album.

"Pop That Lock" started trending on Twitter faster than you can say "Cuckoo" and then Adam tweeted:

Pop That Lock: "Banshee Boys and Dancey Girls get down"

"Trespassing comes out May 15th and the deluxe edition will come out about 2 months later. (UPDATE: The deluxe edition comes out May 15th as well.  We were getting an import version of "Trespassing" mixed up with the deluxe edition release date.) Adam has been everywhere and very hard for us to catch up with him.

Glamberts, if there is any news on Adam that you feel we should be covering please do not hesitate and send us news!  We try our best but we now you are very loyal and dedicated.  Thank you.-DocFB

Diagnosis:  Cannot wait for May 15th!!!! #cuckoo

21Mar
2012
5

Listen Now To 4 New Songs From Adam Lambert’s “Trespassing” CD!!

Adam Lambert Photo: GettyImages.com
Adam Lambert Photo: GettyImages.com

Adam Lambert Photo: GettyImages.com

Adam Lambert's "Trespassing" CD is due for release for late Spring, and from the 4 sample tracks we just heard, our prediction of this being one of the hottest CD releases of the year is dead on.

Just when we thought the male pop star is dead, Adam Lambert proves us wrong.  "Cuckoo", "Trespassing", "Naked Love", and "Never Close Our Eyes" are pop hits waiting to happen.  "Cuckoo" needs to be the next single; stat!