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MAR 11 2015

Kevin Olusola covers John Legend’s “All Of Me”

Off the highly anticipated, The Renegade EP, check out Kevin Olusola’s cover of John Legend’s “All Of Me” below! Get The Renegade EP now on iTunes here.

MAR 11 2015

GRAMMY® AWARD WINNER KELLY CLARKSON’S PIECE BY PIECE DEBUTS AT #1 ON BILLBOARD’S TOP 200

SET FOR 2015 PIECE BY PIECETOUR THIS SUMMER WITH SPECIAL GUESTS PENTATONIX AND ERIC HUTCHINSON

NEW YORK – GRAMMY® award winner Kelly Clarkson’s sixth studio album, Piece By Piece debuts at #1 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart with over 97,200 total equivalent units.  The album is also #1 on Billboard’s Current Albums Chart and marks Kelly’s third #1 on the Billboard Top 200. Overseas, Piece By Piece was Top 6 and in the UK, Canada and Australia and top 10 on iTunes in 21 countries including South Africa, Finland and New Zealand.

Kelly kicked off her US promotion with a profile on CBS Sunday Morning followed by a performance and skit on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, a performance on Good Morning America and panel spot on Watch What Happens Live. Critics have been raving about Piece By Piece with TIME saying it’s “a record that’s loaded with slick power-pop and uplifting empowerment anthems,” and Entertainment Weekly says, “it’s reminding fans of the powerhouse vocalist Clarkson is.” The Huffington Post said Piece By Piece, “is unmistakably Kelly Clarkson through and through. The hooks are big, her voice is booming and the lyrics are both personal and universal. Kelly also graced the cover of People Magazine, the cover of USA Today’s Life section and had features with Entertainment Weekly, Los Angeles Times, TIME, Vulture, Elle, Glamour and many more.

Last week Kelly announced her 2015 Piece By Piece Tour. The 38-city tour, promoted exclusively by Live Nation, will start on July 11 in Hershey, PA. and culminate on September 20 in Camden, NJ. Joining Kelly on the tour will be recent GRAMMY® winners, Pentatonix, and singer-songwriter Eric Hutchinson. For more information on the tour and specific on-sale dates, please visit www.KellyClarkson.com or www.LiveNation.com.  Join the 2015 Piece By Piece Tour conversation at #PieceByPieceTour.

GRAMMY® Award-winner Kelly Clarkson has released 6 studio albums (Thankful, Breakaway, My December, All I Ever Wanted, Stronger, Piece By Piece), 1 Greatest Hits album, 1 Holiday album, sold over 20 million albums worldwide, and has had 10 singles in the top 10 on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart. She is the recipient of 3 GRAMMY® Awards, 4 American Music Awards, 3 MTV Video Music Awards, 2 Academy of Country Music Awards, and 1 CMA Award. Clarkson’s last studio effort Stronger was certified platinum, won the Grammy for Best Pop Vocal Album and produced the smash singles, “Mr. Know It All” and “Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You)” which mark Kelly’s 9th and 10th Top 10 hit. “Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You)” was #1 on Billboard’s Hot 100 Chart for two consecutive weeks (3 weeks total) marking her 3rd #1 on the Hot 100 chart.  In 2013, Kelly released her very first Christmas album Wrapped In Red which debuted at #3 marking the biggest holiday album debut for a female since 2010 and is certified platinum.

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MAR 11 2015

Foo Fighters’ “Sonic Highways Series” Pre-Order Now Available

Pre-order the Foo Fighters’ Sonic Highways Series now! The series includes all eight episodes, three hours of bonus footage, ten extended interviews, and two hours behind the scenes of the recording process of Sonic Highways. It will be commercially available on April 7th! Get it now on iTunes, Amazon, or directly from the band here. Check out the extended interview with Dolly Parton below!

MAR 11 2015

Kelly Clarkson On VH1’s Big Morning Buzz

Kelly Clarkson hung out with Nick Lachey on VH1’s Big Morning Buzz this morning! She talked about recording Piece By Piece, tested her rhyming skills, and dished on which celebrity babies she’d pawn River off to. Check it out here.

MAR 11 2015

Giorgio Moroder Makes Billboard’s Spring Music Preview!

Giorgio Moroder’s upcoming album made Billboard’s Spring Music Preview: 20 Albums We Can’t Wait To Hear! This upcoming album will featuring appearances by Sia, Mikky Ekko, Charli XCX and more! Find out who else made the cut here.

MAR 10 2015

KEVIN “K.O.” OLUSOLA RELEASES SOLO DEBUT THE RENEGADE EP TODAY

RELEASES MUSIC VIDEO FOR TITLE TRACK AND ORIGINAL COMPOSITION “RENEGADE



CURRENTLY #1 ON ITUNES CLASSICAL TOP ALBUM CHART; “STAY WITH ME
ALSO #3 ON ITUNES CLASSICAL TOP SONGS CHART

(New York, New York) – Fresh off his Grammy win as a member of platinum-selling, vocal quintet Pentatonix, Kevin “K.O.” Olusola - cellist, beatboxer, producer - has released his debut solo effort - The Renegade EP - via iTunes today. The EP which features Olusola’s now famous celloboxing (simultaneously playing cello and beatboxing) is currently #1 on iTunes Classical Album Chart. In addition, his rendition of Sam Smith’s “Stay With Me” is #1 on iTunes Classical Singles Chart.

In conjunction with today’s release, Olusola released the music video for the title track and original composition “Renegade.” For the past six days, he released a series video entitled “KOStory.” The 6 videos showcase interview footage of Kevin talking about his background and the making of the EP.

The 5 track EP also includes arrangements of John Legend’s “All Of Me” and Demi Lovato’s “Heart Attack,” as well “Julie-O”, which Olusola originally performed in 2011 via a YouTube video that garnered worldwide acclaim (and millions of YouTube views).

The Renegade EP Tracklist
1. Julie – O
2. Renegade (Original Composition)
3. All of Me
4. Heart Attack
5. Stay With Me

MAR 10 2015

Jennifer Hudson To Guest Star on “Empire” and Releases “Remember The Music”, March 11th

Don’t miss Jennifer Hudson guest starring in this week’s episode of Empire on FOX. Hudson recorded a new song, “Remember The Music” as part of the Empire Soundtrack. Read more about her role and listen to the song now on Billboard here.