Win She’s So Unusual: A 30th Anniversary Celebration from Cyndi Lauper
Music icon Cyndi Lauper will celebrate the anniversary of her groundbreaking, record-setting debut album with She’s So Unusual: A 30th Anniversary Celebration - which will be released through Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, on March 31st, 2014 and is available for pre-order on iTunes and Amazon now.
The iTunes deluxe will feature the original album, rare demos, live concert recording as well as remixes by some of today’s hottest DJs and producers including NERVO, Bent Collective and Yolanda Be Cool. The collection will also be made available as a Standard version on iTunes (original re-mastered album and three new remixes) as well as a 1-LP vinyl (includes an insert for download of three new remixes). The NERVO remix of “Time After Time” is available for immediate download with every iTunes pre-order and is streaming now exclusively at People.com.
In addition to rare and never-before-heard recordings, the physical deluxe edition includes an unusual surprise. The collection includes a reusable sticker set, including vinyl cut outs of Lauper’s cutting-edge outfits and accessories - that can be arranged in different combinations on a 3D fold-out backdrop of the bedroom featured in her iconic “Girls Just Want To Have Fun” music video. Journalist and author Jancee Dunn, who worked with Lauper on her 2012 New York Times Best Selling autobiography, authored the detailed liner notes.
She’s So Unusual, Lauper’s debut solo album, is a colourful portrait of a unique and multifaceted talent. The album, produced by Rick Chertoff and featuring Rob Hyman and Eric Bazilian of the Philadelphia band the Hooters, features some of Lauper’s most well-known songs and perennial radio favourites including “Girls Just Want To Have Fun,” “Time After Time,” “She Bop,” “Money Changes Everything,” and “All Through the Night.”
She’s So Unusual made Lauper a household name and music history, making her the first female artist to have four Top 10 singles on a debut album. The release went on to sell over 16 million copies worldwide and won Lauper a Grammy Award for Best New Artist and an MTV Video Music Award for Best Female Video.
A multi-talented artist and one of music’s most beloved icons, Lauper has racked up global record sales of over 50 million and has won countless awards, from a Grammy, an Emmy and a Tony to numerous honours for her tireless activism. Lauper has released 11 studio albums, her most recent, the Grammy nominated “Memphis Blues” ruled the Billboard Blues chart for 14 consecutive weeks to become the best-selling Blues album of 2010. Overall, during her storied music career, Lauper has been nominated for 15 Grammy Awards, 2 American Music Awards, 7 American Video Awards and 18 MTV Awards.
Cyndi Lauper attended the 2014 Grammy Awards – where she won The Broadway cast recording of “Kinky Boots” for Best Musical Theatre Album
Monday, 10 March 2014 - 11:59pm
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