As all eyes are on the UK to watch the Olympics unfold, there were many other (albums) delivered within the concentrated geography. Many of America’s favorite musicians have come from the UK and in celebration, British Invasion has created an interactive Google Map Illustrating the history of British music. Check it out here: http://tinyurl.com/brvjl5v
Anglophiles can click on various pin-points throughout the map to learn more about their favorite British artists: their hometowns, recording studios, life before fame, music videos and more. Take the opportunity now to discover influential UK musicians and pick up the music you don’t already have at: http://www.merchdirect.com/britishinvasion
NOW THAT’S WHAT I CALL MUSIC! TO RELEASE ‘NOW THAT’S WHAT I CALL BRITISH,’ FEATURING THE BIGGEST HITS FROM TODAY’S BEST BRITISH ARTISTS!
In honor of the London 2012 Summer Olympics, the world’s best-selling, multi-artist album series, NOW That’s What I Call Music! is set have released a new collection of major hits from today’s best British artists. OUT NOW, NOW That’s What I Call British is available on CD and for download purchase from all major digital service providers.
NOW That’s What I Call British features 18 top chart hits from a who’s-who of contemporary British music stars, including Blur, Coldplay, Radiohead, James Blunt, Florence + The Machine, Kate Nash, Amy Winehouse, Lily Allen, Natasha Bedingfield, Sade, Leona Lewis, Emeli Sandé, The Wanted, Calvin Harris, Taio Cruz, Tinie Tempah featuring Eric Turner, Jessie J, and Gorillaz.
The NOW That’s What I Call Music! series is a joint venture from EMI Music North America, Sony Music Entertainment, and Universal Music Group. NOW That’s What I Call British will be distributed by EMI Music North America. NOW and NOW That’s What I Call Music! are registered trademarks of EMI (IP) Limited.
The NOW That’s What I Call Music! series debuted in the U.S. in 1998, after 15 years of multi-platinum international success. The series has generated sales exceeding 200 million albums worldwide, including more than 84 million copies in the U.S. Every album in the numeric U.S. series has reached Billboard’s Top 10, and 15 NOW releases have reached #1, second only to The Beatles in chart history.
NOW That’s What I Call British
1. BLUR SONG 2
2. COLDPLAY VIVA LA VIDA
3. RADIOHEAD CREEP
4. JAMES BLUNT YOU’RE BEAUTIFUL
5. FLORENCE + THE MACHINE DOG DAYS ARE OVER
6. KATE NASH FOUNDATIONS
7. AMY WINEHOUSE REHAB
8. LILY ALLEN SMILE
9. NATASHA BEDINGFIELD POCKETFUL OF SUNSHINE
10. SADE SOLDIER OF LOVE
11. LEONA LEWIS BLEEDING LOVE
12. EMELI SANDÉ HEAVEN
13. THE WANTED GLAD YOU CAME
14. CALVIN HARRIS FEEL SO CLOSE
15. TAIO CRUZ DYNAMITE
16. TINIE TEMPAH FEATURING ERIC TURNER WRITTEN IN THE STARS
17. JESSIE J DOMINO
18. GORILLAZ FEEL GOOD INC.