GRAMMY-NOMINATED ARTIST SOPHIE B. HAWKINS MAKES ROCK BAND DEBUT
"Beautiful Girl" released through the Rock Band Network
PHILADELPHIA, PA - (August 27, 2010) – Ozone Entertainment today announced that Grammy nominated and Platinum selling recording artist Sophie B. Hawkins will be making her music game debut through the Rock Band Network with the release of the song "Beautiful Girl."
"Beautiful Girl" is the first track off of Ms. Hawkins' 2004 album Wilderness, which features a range of beautiful tracks that are a testament to her musical talent with guitar, cello, drums, keys and percussion all featured on the album. Best known for her hits "Damn, I Wish I Was Your Lover" and "As I Lay Me Down" which is the longest running single in Billboard history, Sophie B Hawkins's platinum selling first two albums, sealed her rising reputation for musical breadth and lyrical depth.
"Sophie is an amazing artist," said Owen Douglass, owner of Ozone Entertainment. "Each song has a very strong message behind it. Not only that, but beyond the message is some complex and intricate instrumentals. The experience when playing her music in Rock Band will be deep and allow people to listen and interact with her music like never before."
"What a thrill it is for me to hear and see Beautiful Girl on Rock Band Network," says Sophie B. Hawkins. "I am so excited to introduce my music to new fans and to have Beautiful Girl reach new audiences!"
Sophie B. Hawkins is set to release her latest album Dream Street and Chance this Fall, with the first single "The Land, The Sea, and The Sky" recently released on iTunes and through her website www.sophiebhawkins.com
. 100% of the proceeds from the song go to the Waterkeeper Alliance to assist in the cleanup after the disaster in the Gulf of Mexico. For more information and upcoming tour dates, please visit www.sophiebhawkins.com
, fans can visit her on Facebook or follow her on Twitter @therealsophieb.
"Beautiful Girl" is available now through the Rock Band Network Music Store on the Microsoft Xbox 360. More songs are scheduled to be released in the future.
To see a video of the song running in the game, visit http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wRZnbhunwR8
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