Rebel Heart: the Press Release
You heard it first on MadonnaTribe.com last week, and here you have it: the promotion for Madonna’s 13th studio album kicks off this week.
And it does it with a bang – Madonna herself sharing the cover of the upcoming issue of British music magazine MOJO on her Instagram, and continues with the official press release for the album which was sent out this morning.
Highlights from the press release (that you can read in full below) include:
- Confirmation that two additional songs will be available with the iTunes album preorder on February 9th. If you preordered Rebel Heart in December you will have the two additional songs automatically delivered to you.
- The album features collaborations with Nicki Minaj, Kanye West, Nas, Chance the Rapper and Mike Tyson.
- The album was recorded in NY, LA and London.
- Producers include Madonna, Diplo, Kanye West, Billboard, Avicii, DJ Dahi and Blood Diamonds, Ryan Tedder, Toby Gad, and Ariel Rechtshald.
- Living For Love goes to radio Feb. 12th.
- And of course, Madonna will perform on the 57th Annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, February 8th.
Madonna’s Rebel Heart Album Out March 10th On Interscope Records
Madonna To Perform Live on the 57th Annual Grammy Awards® on February 8
“Living For Love” Single Goes to Radio Feb. 12th
Madonna’s 13th studio album Rebel Heart will be released March 10th on Interscope Records. Six of the album’s songs were released over the holiday following a leak of unfinished cuts from the Material Girl’s highly anticipated collection of new songs. Upon their release, several of those songs debuted at No. 1 on iTunes in 49 countries. Two additional songs will be available with a preorder of the album on iTunes on February 9th. Fans that preordered Rebel Heart in December will have the two additional songs automatically delivered to them. To preorder Rebel Heart visit iTunes.com/Madonna.
“Rebel Heart explores two very distinct sides of my personality, the rebellious renegade side of me and the romantic side of me” commented Madonna recently in Billboard.
The new album features collaborations with Nicki Minaj, Kanye West, Nas, Chance the Rapper and Mike Tyson and was recorded in NY, LA and London. Producers include Madonna, Diplo, Kanye West, Billboard, Avicii, DJ Dahi and Blood Diamonds, Ryan Tedder, Toby Gad, and Ariel Rechtshald.
Madonna who has received 8 Grammy Awards will perform on the 57th Annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, February 8th.
The six released cuts of “Rebel Heart” have already received critical acclaim:
“They won’t experience Madonna the celebrity or Madonna the fashion statement but the Madonna who has kept us listening for decades: Madonna the musician,” – Jon Pareles NY Times
“It’s great to see the music icon back on top where she belongs. Everything out so far is genius.” The Sun, UK
“The best tracks fit perfectly into her history of impeccably-produced pop,” Jim Farber, NY Daily News
Four remixes of the single Living for Love were serviced last week to to DJs and clubs and are currently available on Madonna’s Youtube channel.
The four new mixes include:
Offer Nissim Living for Drama Remix 7:15
Dirty Pop Remix 4:58
THRILL Remix 5:11
Mike Rizzo’s Funk Generation Club 7:03
01 “Living For Love”
02 “Devil Pray”
04 “Unapologetic Bitch”
06 “Bitch I’m Madonna” (Feat. Nicki Minaj)
07 “Hold Tight”
08 “Joan Of Arc”
09 “Iconic” (Feat. Chance The Rapper & Mike Tyson)
11 “Body Shop”
12 “Holy Water”
13 “Inside Out”
14 “Wash All Over Me”
15 “Best Night”
16 “Veni Vidi Vici” (Feat. Nas)
19 “Rebel Heart”
Source: Liz Rosenberg Media via PR Newswire.