Multiplatinum og Grammy Award-vinnende Lorde slapp i dag låten "Yellow Flicker Beat" som er første singel ut fra soundtracket til "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1".
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LORDE UNVEILS NEW SINGLE “YELLOW FLICKER BEAT” FOR LIONSGATE'S “THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY – PART 1” IN THEATERS NOVEMBER 21
“YELLOW FLICKER BEAT” AVAILABLE NOW ON ITUNES AND SPOTIFY, ON ALL DIGITAL PARTNERS TOMORROW
“THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY – PART 1” SOUNDTRACK CURATED BY LORDE TO BE RELEASED IN NOVEMBER
NORTH AMERICAN TOUR CONTINUES
NEW YORK, NY (September 29, 2014) – Today multiplatinum GRAMMY® Award-winning recording artist LORDE unveiled her new single “Yellow Flicker Beat” [LAVA/Republic Records],the lead song from the soundtrack to The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 [Republic Records]. The single is available now on iTunes and Spotify and will be on all digital retailers tomorrow.
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The highly anticipated single offers an intriguing glimpse into what has become one of the most talked about soundtracks of 2014. Co-produced by fellow GRAMMY® Award-winners Paul Epworth and Joel Little, “Yellow Flicker Beat” is LORDE’S third official U.S single. The single will be released as part of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 soundtrack, which is curated entirely by the 17-year old artist herself and will be released by Republic Records in November.
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 was directed by Francis Lawrence and stars Academy Award winner Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth and Woody Harrelson. The film is the latest installment in Lionsgate’s global box office phenomenon based on Suzanne Collins’ bestselling “Hunger Games” trilogy and will be released in theaters worldwide on November 21, 2014.
It’s been almost a year to the day since LORDE’s game changing and critically acclaimed debut PURE HEROINE [LAVA/Republic Records] was released in North America. Since then, she has firmly established herself as one of the 21st century’s most vital and vibrant young female artists of a generation.
Her quadruple platinum selling single 'Royals' helped earn two Billboard Music Awards for 'Best New Artist' and 'Best Rock Song,' and two GRAMMY® Awards for ‘Song of the Year’ and ‘Best Pop Solo Performance.’ She currently holds the record for 'Longest #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 by a Female Artist in 2013' and longest standing #1 for any female artist in the Billboard Alternative Chart history.
LORDE has graced the cover of Billboard Magazine, Rolling Stone Magazine and is currently the cover girl for ELLE Magazine’s October issue, on stands now nationwide.
Catch LORDE on tour this fall, tickets available at: http://tickets.lorde.co.nz
NORTH AMERICAN TOUR DATES
09/30 - The Joint – Las Vegas, NV
10/02 - Greek Theatre – Berkeley, CA – SOLD OUT
10/03 - Greek Theatre – Berkeley, CA
10/06 - Greek Theatre – Los Angeles, CA
10/07 - Greek Theatre - Los Angeles, CA
10/09 - Santa Barbara Bowl – Santa Barbara, CA
10/10 - Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theater – San Diego, CA
10/10 - 10/12 @ Austin City Limits – Austin, TX (Weekend 2 only)
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ABOUT LAVA RECORDS
Lava Records was founded in 1996 by Jason Flom in partnership with Atlantic Records Group. In 2009, Flom reclaimed the Lava imprint and entered into a partnership with UMG’s Republic Records for new signings and the label is now the home to multi-platinum, award-winning artists Superstars Jessie J, Lorde and Trans-Siberian Orchestra as well as emerging stars including Black Veil Brides, Noyes, Ro Shon and Liam Lis.
ABOUT REPUBLIC RECORDS
A division of Universal Music Group, the world's leading music company, Republic is home to an all-star roster of multi-platinum, award-winning legends and superstar artists such as Amy Winehouse, Ariana Grande, Black Sabbath, Colbie Caillat, Enrique Iglesias, Florence + the Machine, Godsmack, Gotye, James Blake, John Mellencamp, Nickelback, Of Monsters and Men, Owl City, Weezer, among many others.
It is comprised of innovative imprints and digital business ventures including American Recordings (The Avett Brothers), Brushfire (Jack Johnson, G. Love), Cash Money (Lil Wayne, Drake, Nicki Minaj), John Varvatos Records, Lava Records (Jessie J, Lorde), Monkeywrench (Pearl Jam), Casablanca Records (Tïesto, Martin Garrix), NBC's The Voice (Cassadee Pope), XO (The Weeknd), among others. In addition, Republic maintains a long-standing strategic alliance with country powerhouse Big Machine Label Group which is comprised of Big Machine Records (Taylor Swift, Rascal Flatts, Tim McGraw), Dot Records (Maddie & Tae), and Republic Nashville (Florida Georgia Line, The Band Perry, The Eli Young Band).
Lionsgate, home to The Hunger Games, Twilight and Divergent franchises, is a premier next generation global content leader with a strong and diversified presence in motion picture production and distribution, television programming and syndication, home entertainment, digital distribution, new channel platforms and international distribution and sales. Lionsgate currently has more than 30 television shows on over 20 different networks spanning its primetime production, distribution and syndication businesses, including such critically-acclaimed hits as the multiple Emmy Award-winning Mad Men and Nurse Jackie, the comedy Anger Management, the broadcast network series Nashville, the syndication success The Wendy Williams Show and the critically-acclaimed hit series Orange is the New Black.
Its feature film business has been fueled by such recent successes as the blockbuster first two installments of The Hunger Games franchise, The Hunger Games and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, the first installment of the Divergent franchise, Now You See Me, Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain, Warm Bodies, The Expendables 2, The Possession, Sinister, Roadside Attractions' A Most Wanted Man and Pantelion Films' breakout hit Instructions Not Included, the highest-grossing Spanish-language film ever released in the U.S.
Lionsgate's home entertainment business is an industry leader in box office-to-DVD and box office-to-VOD revenue conversion rate. Lionsgate handles a prestigious and prolific library of approximately 16,000 motion picture and television titles that is an important source of recurring revenue and serves as the foundation for the growth of the Company's core businesses. The Lionsgate and Summit brands remain synonymous with original, daring, quality entertainment in markets around the world.
Om Universal Music
Universal Music AS er verdens og Norges største musikkselskap og representerer blant annet artister som U2, Rolling Stones, Eminem, Lady Gaga, Rihanna, a-ha, Sissel Kyrkjebø, Odd Nordstoga, Bernhoft, Gabrielle mm.
Universal Music Group er operative i 59 land som representerer lablene A&M/Octone, Decca, Def Jam Recordings, Deutsche Grammophon, Disa, Emarcy,Fonovisa, Geffen Records, Interscope Records, Island Records, Lost Highway Records, Machete Music, MCA Nashville, MercuryNashville, Mercury Records, Polydor Records, Motown, Universal Music Latino, Universal Republic og Verve Music Group.