Paul McCartney is no where near retirement. The ex-Beatle is supposedly releasing a new solo album later this year. Also, Eminem premiered his new single “Survival” on the trailer for the video game Call Of Duty: Ghosts. Check that out below. We also have the recently-released tracklist for Justin Timberlake‘s 20/20 Experience sequel album. All that and more below.
- Paul McCartney Set To Release New Album: Paul McCartney is reportedly planning to release a new solo album (his sixteenth) later this year. The iconic singer has spent the last year or so in the studio with producers Mark Ronson, Paul Epworth, Ethan Johns, and Giles Martin. According to John, McCartney and he have worked on four or five tracks together. John called working with McCarney “revelatory” and said, “People get so fixated on the equipment and the gear, and those things are important—but ultimately, the bass sound on Revolver is Paul. Paul could be playing anything and he will get that sound.” Source: A.V. Club
- Pitch Perfect Christmas Album On The Way: Pitch Perfect‘s Hana Mae Lee has revealed that the cast of last year’s hit comedy will reunite to record a Christmas album later this year. Universal has confirmed the news, but has yet to provide details like a release date or track listing. The film’s soundtrack album was a hit; it spent 23 weeks as the highest-ranking soundtrack on the Billboard chart, selling 838,000 copies. Plus, a radio version of Anna Kendrick‘s “Cups (which has become something of a phenomenon) has been in the top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100 for five straight weeks. Source: Huffington Post
- JT Releases 20/20 Sequel Details: Justin Timberlake‘s 20/20 Experience sequel album is set for release Sept 30, and the singer has revealed a tracklist. We’ll admit that the song titles are all a bit dark, but check for yourself. Also, the record will be available as a four-disc vinyl set called The Full Experience.
The 20/20 Experience Pt. 2 track list below:
1. Gimme What I Don’t Know (I Want)
2. True Blood
4. T K O
5. Take Back the Night
7. Drink You Away
8. You Got It On
10. Only When I Walk Away
11. Not A Bad Thing
- New Eminem Single: Eminem will release a new album (his eight) this fall. The rapper premiered the album’s first single, titled “Survival,” in the new trailer for Call Of Duty: Ghosts, marking the third time Eminem has partnered with the game franchise. Currently, Eminem is on tour in Europe. Check out the clip below:
[via A.V. Club]
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