ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Jan. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- International superstar, singer, songwriter, musician, actor, and record producer Josh Groban will take the HSN LIVE stage on January 18 at 9 P.M. (EST), for the debut of his sixth album, ALL THAT ECHOES before its official release on February 5 with Reprise Records. The live one-hour concert is the latest installment of the HSN LIVE concert series that has featured successful launches from some of today's biggest artists including Lionel Richie, Mary J Blige, Rod Stewart, Tony Bennett and a tribute to the late Whitney Houston.
"I'm really looking forward to performing songs from my new album for the HSN audience! The HSN Live platform gives me the chance to engage my fans in a new and exciting way," said Groban.
Groban is a world-wide phenomenon whose solo albums have been certified multi-platinum. In 2007 he was charted as the best-selling artist in the United States with over 21 million records sold. To date, he has sold over 25 million records worldwide and is the top-selling classical artist.
"We are thrilled that Josh chose HSN as the launching pad for his newest project," said Andy Sheldon, EVP of Television, Live Events and Creative for HSN. "HSN Live has become a highly respected platform within the music industry and we look forward to announcing more exciting experiences in 2013."
HSN customers will have the opportunity to pre-order an exclusive bundle for $14.95 (plus S&H) which includes the new release, ALL THAT ECHOES and the DVD "Josh Groban: The Making of All That Echoes" which features the behind-the-scenes making of the Grammy winner's sixth album.
ALL THAT ECHOES Track-Listing:
- False Alarms
- Falling Slowly
- She Moved Through the Fair
- Below the Line
- E Ti Promettero
- The Moon's a Harsh Mistress
- Un Alma Mas
- Happy in My Heartache
- Hollow Talk
- I Believe (When I Fall in Love It Will Be Forever)
Groban co-wrote seven of the 12 tracks that appear on ALL THAT ECHOES, which also features five covers, including Stevie Wonder's Believe (When I Fall in Love It Will Be Forever), Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova's Falling Slowly (the Oscar-winning song from the film Once), and Jimmy Webb's The Moon's A Harsh Mistress. Special guests on the album include Grammy-winning trumpet player Arturo Sandoval on Un Alma Mas and Italian superstar vocalist Laura Pausini on E Ti Promoterro.
Immediately following the HSN concert, Groban will perform a special encore for Facebook fans which will also include an exclusive post-show chat at 10:00 p.m. (EST) on HSN.com and HSN's Facebook page.
HSN is a leading interactive multichannel retailer, offering a curated assortment of exclusive products and top brand names to its customers. HSN incorporates entertainment, inspiration, personalities and industry experts to provide an entirely unique shopping experience. At HSN, customers find exceptional selections in Health & Beauty, Jewelry, Home/Lifestyle, Fashion/Accessories, and Electronics. HSN broadcasts live to 96 million households in the US in HD 24/7 and its website – HSN.com - is a top 10 most trafficked e-commerce site, featuring more than 16,000 product videos. Mobile applications include HSN apps for iPad, iPhone and Android. HSN, founded 35 years ago as the first shopping network, is an operating segment of HSN, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSNI). For more information, please visit HSN.com, or follow @HSN on Facebook and Twitter.
About Josh Groban
Possessing one of the most outstanding and instantly recognizable voices in music, singer, songwriter, and actor Josh Groban has entertained fans across the globe with his multi-platinum albums and DVDs (25 million sold worldwide), electrifying live performances, and comedic film and television appearances. The 31 year-old Los Angeles native is the only artist who has had two albums appear on the Top 20 Best-Selling Albums list of the past decade, according to Billboard. Last year, he appeared in the feature film Crazy, Stupid, Love, as well as on NBC's The Office and completed a sold-out world tour. During the tour, Groban partnered with Americans for the Arts to raise money to support his newly created Find Your Light Foundation, which is dedicated to enriching the lives of young people through quality arts education.