We’re happy to announce that we will be releasing Perez Hilton’s first ever compilation on August 7th. The album showcases 18 of Perez’s favorite upcoming artists in music and will be available on iTunes, in stores and through an innovative, specially-branded T-shirt campaign.
Hand-picked by Perez Hilton, whose influence on music Newsweek has compared to Oprah’s book club, this eclectic, infectious mix of dance music features some of pop music’s best new artists and rising stars. Artists include: Kerli, Fedez, Capital Cities, Jesse Marco, Van Jess, Kat Graham, The Cataracs, My Name is Kay, Chantal Claret, Hi Fashion, Donkeyboy, Breedlove & Chew Fu, French Fries, Zowie, Alphabeat, Vandalism & Static Revenger, Pascal & Pearce (featuring Juliet Harding) and Manufactured Superstars (featuring Scarlett Quinn).
Hilton is the first celebrity personality to ever release a branded music compilation.
“Music is my passion and I consider it not just an opportunity but also a responsibility to share great new tunes with my readers!” says Perez Hilton. “Through this, my first-ever compilation, I now have a new vehicle to support artists and share their music in a meaningful way with the whole world!”
You can also purchase the compilation through the “Perez Hilton Music Tee Series,” an innovative and fun way that allows listeners to discover and purchase music though fashion retailers. The collection of tees and tank tops displays album inspired artwork on the front, and each shirt comes with a digital hangtag where customers can further experience the tee by downloading the compilation, artist bios and photographs. Shirts will be available at major retailers nationwide including and for purchase online.