Skylar Grey DCIII :: Hosting ’50 Girls Who Run The World’ for FUSE – BTS | Photos

While in New York City today (March 25), Ms. Grey is filming several episodes of 50 Girls Who Run the World for FUSE.

Ms. Grey is acting as host for the episodes, and you can check out some behind-the-scenes photos below from on-set, courtesy of the television engineer Lou Flemal!

Skylar Grey on Set | Behind-the-Scenes ::

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Skylar Grey DCII :: Rihanna’s ‘Love The Way You Lie, Part II’ in Tyler Perry’s ‘Temptation’ Trailer | Video

Rihanna‘s version of the Skylar Grey-penned Love The Way You Lie, Part II feat. Eminem has been used in the long-form trailer for Tyler Perry‘s upcoming 13th feature film Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor.

The dramatic thriller will be in theatres this Friday (March 29) – check out the December 2012 version of the long-form trailer below!

Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor | Trailer ::

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Skylar Grey DCI :: ‘Slowly Freaking Out’ on ‘THE HOST. CHOOSE TO LISTEN’ | Stream

The brand new Skylar Grey song “Slowly Freaking Out”, which is exclusive to the new soundtrack album THE HOST. CHOOSE TO LISTEN has leaked – check out a stream below, and be sure to grab the song when it hits iTunes tomorrow (March 26)!

Skylar Grey – “Slowly Freaking Out” | Stream ::

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Skylar Grey DC :: ‘Slowly Freaking Out’ on ‘THE HOST. CHOOSE TO LISTEN’ – Track Length | Amazon

Amazon has posted a listing for their digital version of THE HOST. CHOOSE TO LISTEN soundtrack, which will feature the unreleased Skylar Grey track “Slowly Freaking Out”, and drops this Tuesday (March 26)!

The listing reveals the track lengths for each song – view it below, and click the list to view the soundtrack’s full page on Amazon.

“Slowly Freaking Out” Track Length | Amazon ::

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Skylar Grey DXCIX :: City Year’s ‘Spring Break: Destination Education’ Charity Event, 20-APR-2013 | Los Angeles Times

The Los Angeles Times reports today on the April 20 charity event Spring Break: Destination Education by City Year, at which Ms. Grey will be performing!

The event benefits helping at-risk students stay in school – read the Los Angeles Times excerpt below, click the article’s title to view the entire feature, and click the logo beneath to view City Year‘s event page for more information on the event and how to support/attend.

Spring Social Scene | Los Angeles Times ::
“….City Year’s “Spring Break: Destination Education” draws whole families. Celebrating City Year Los Angeles corps members who donate a year to keep at-risk students in school, the April 20 shindig is to feature carnival-style booths operated by sponsors including JC Penney, Microsoft and People magazine.

Not only are Skylar Grey and DJ Sky Blu of LMFAO set to perform, but there is also an A-list of celebrity hosts. Among others on the host committee list are Channing Tatum, Jenna Dewan-Tatum, Vince Vaughn, Julie Bowen, Justin Bartha, Jason Bateman, Hill Harper, Octavia Spencer, Liam Hemsworth, Megan Hilty, Joel McHale, Adam Levine, Anne Hathaway and Adam Shulman….”

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Skylar Grey DXCVIII :: Skylar Grey Featured on Upcoming will.i.am Album ‘#willpower’, Releasing 23-APR-2013 | Press Release

A new press release from Interscope Records regarding will.i.a.m‘s new solo album #willpower has revealed that the album will feature Ms. Grey herself!

The song title has yet to be revealed, but check out the full press release below for more details on the album, which will be released on April 23.

Skylar Grey Featured on will.i.am’s #willpower | Press Release ::
SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Multi-platinum producer and songwriter will.i.am has announced that he will release a solo album entitled #willpower on April 23 on Interscope Records.  The first single,“#thatPOWER featuring Justin Bieber is available on iTunes today and the video, directed by Ben Mor, will be released next month. Additional songs on #willpower include tracks with Britney SpearsHit-Boy, Waka Flocka Flame, Lil Wayne, Diddy, Chris Brown, Miley Cyrus, Skylar GreyJuicy JEva Simons, apl.de.ap, Baby Kaely and 2NE1.

The album includes the multi-platinum selling single “Scream & Shout, featuring Britney Spears, as well as “Scream & Shout (Hit-Boy Remix)” featuring Britney Spears, Hit-Boy, Waka Flocka Flame, Lil Wayne and Diddy. Produced by Lazy Jay, “Scream & Shout” has sold over 2.5 million singles and has racked up over 164 million views on VEVO.  The single reached #3 on both the Billboard Hot 100 and Top 40 charts.

A seven-time Grammy Award-winner, will.i.am is known not only for his work with The Black Eyed Peas, who have sold 31 million albums and 58 million singles worldwide, but also for his work with some of the entertainment industry’s biggest names, including Britney Spears, Michael Jackson, Rihanna, Usher, David Guetta and film composer Hans Zimmer. Recognized and honored by numerous industry organizations, will.i.am is the recipient of multiple Grammy Awards, a Latin Grammy Award, an Emmy Award, a CLIO Award, two NAACP Image Awards, a VH1 Do Something Award, the BMI President’s Award and a 2008 Webby Award.

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Skylar Grey DXCVII :: ‘THE HOST. CHOOSE TO LISTEN’ Soundtrack Exclusive Song ‘Slowly Freaking Out’, Releasing 26-MAR-2013 | Press Release+Artwork

UPDATE | ARTWORK ::

The artwork for the soundtrack has now also been released – check it out below!

THE HOST. CHOOSE TO LISTEN | Artwork ::

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An official press release has just been published detailing the soundtrack for the upcoming film THE HOST, which will feature the unreleased Skylar Grey song “Slowly Freaking Out”!

Read the full-length press release below for complete details on the song, soundtrack, and film – the soundtrack drops on March 26!

“Slowly Freaking Out” on THE HOST. CHOOSE TO LISTEN Soundtrack | Press Release ::
SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Choose to believe. Choose to fight. Choose to Love. Millions of Twilight fans around the world are eagerly anticipating the March 29th opening of The Host (Open Road Films) starring Saoirse Ronan, the next best-selling epic sci-fi love story by Stephenie Meyer, creator of the Twilight Saga. On March 26th, three days before the opening, KIDinaKORNER/Interscope Records will release THE HOST. CHOOSE TO LISTEN, an exciting collection of music inspired by the movie. The album is executive produced by KIDinaKORNER Records founder-producer-songwriter Alex Da Kid and Stephenie Meyer.

THE HOST. CHOOSE TO LISTEN is headlined by previously unreleased tracks from artists on KIDinaKORNER Records, most notably the new track “Radioactive (The Dirty Tees Remix)” by platinum selling break-out rock band Imagine Dragons – Also in the spotlight are: “Slowly Freaking Out” by Skylar Grey (co-writer of “Love the Way You Lie, the worldwide #1 hit by Eminem featuring Rihanna); and “Making Time” by Jamie N Commons.

The new album’s opening track is the instrumental theme “Soul Outside” by Antonio Pinto, the talented Brazilian composer of more than 30 film and television scores. Pinto’s film credits also include Central Station (1998), Midnight (2000), Behind the Sun (2002), and Snitch (2013). Pinto received a 2008 Golden Globe nomination for Best Original Song for “Despedida, co-written with Shakira, from Love in the Time of Cholera.

THE HOST. CHOOSE TO LISTEN also includes: “Hanging On” by the acclaimed BRIT Award-winning Cherrytree/Interscope artist Ellie Goulding; “Chasing Rubies (Acoustic)” by Hudson Taylor; “Big Ticket” by Duologue; “Lost” by Die Mason Die; “Evening Ceremony” by Active Child and “Litost” by newest KIDinaKORNER signees X Ambassadors.

“The battle for Earth is ending – The fate of our future begins with One – Fight for your freedom – Fight for your future – Fight for your love.” What if everything you love was taken from you in the blink of an eye? The Host is the next epic love story from the creator of the “Twilight Saga, worldwide bestselling author Stephenie Meyer. When an unseen enemy threatens mankind by taking over their bodies and erasing their memories, Melanie Stryder (Saoirse Ronan) will risk everything to protect the people she cares most about – Jared (Max Irons), Ian (Jake Abel), her brother Jamie (Chandler Canterbury) and her Uncle Jeb (William Hurt), proving that love can conquer all in a dangerous new world.

Filmed in Louisiana and New Mexico, The Host, from Open Road Films (Killer Elite, The Grey, End Of Watch, Robert Rodriguez’s upcoming Machete Kills) is directed by Andrew Niccol (The Truman Show, In Time, Gattaca). Niccol adapted the screenplay from Stephenie Meyer’s 2008 novel, which spent 26 weeks at #1 on the New York Times bestseller list, and 36 weeks on the Los Angeles Times bestseller list. The Host is produced by Nick Wechsler (Magic Mike, Requiem for a Dream), Steve Schwartz and Paula Mae Schwartz (The Tree of Life, The Road), and Stephenie Meyer. Director of photography is Roberto Schaefer, A.S.C., A.I.C. (Quantum of Solace). Editor is Thomas J. Nordberg (Holes, Scary Movie 2). Production designer is Andy Nicholson (Frankenweenie, Captain America: The First Avenger).

THE HOST. CHOOSE TO LISTEN track listing:
1. Soul Outside – Antonio Pinto
2. Chasing Rubies (Acoustic) – Hudson Taylor
3. Big Ticket – Duologue
4. Slowly Freaking Out – Skylar Grey
5. Making Time – Jamie N Commons
6. Lost – Die Mason Die
7. Evening Ceremony – Active Child
8. Hanging On – Ellie Goulding
9. Litost – X Ambassadors
10. Radioactive (The Dirty Tees Remix) – Imagine Dragons

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Skylar Grey DXCVI :: Diddy Introducing Skylar Grey at Rags 2 Riches Live | Video

Before her live set at the premiere Rags 2 Riches Live event (which broke records with a 1 million+ live streaming audience, and was moved to a larger venue to accomodate the massive crowd demand), Ms. Grey was introduced by musician/entrepreneur Diddy (who hosted the event, and was joined onstage by French Montana). Diddy, who collaborated with Ms. Grey on the Number 1 single Coming Home, voiced praise for her work and shared his view on her importance to the music of this era.

Check out a video of the introduction via Austin 360 below, as well as a quote from Diddy.

Skylar Grey – Diddy Introduction | R2RLive ::
“….she’s probably one of the most prolific writers-songwriters and artists of our generation….”

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Skylar Grey DXCV :: SXSW Interview w/ Music Connection Magazine+’Don’t Look Down’ Release Date – July, 2013 | Video

Music Connection Magazine stopped and talked with Ms. Grey at SXSW yesterday (March 17), and have now published their interview with her – Ms. Grey talks about what she as an artist looks to get out of an event like SXSW, how she has utilized social media to meet and collaborate with fellow artists (mentioning Mike Posner and Russell Crowe), and how artists can use networking to their advantage.

She also reveals that her upcoming album Don’t Look Down will be released this July!

SXSW Interview w/ Skylar Grey | Music Connection Magazine ::

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Skylar Grey DXCIV :: Rags 2 Riches Live – Live Stream | Flyer

The massive Rags 2 Riches Live event for SXSW 2013, which has had its venue changed to Emo’s East in East Riverside, will be streaming live at R2Rlive.com today (March 16) – view the list of performers and their set times below, and click the banner beneath to access the website to both watch the stream and purchase Rags 2 Riches Live-exclusive Skylar Grey merchandise during the broadcast!

If Ms. Grey’s latest Keek video is any indication, those attending/viewing her set may get to see her perform a brand new song entitled “Glow In The Dark”!

Skylar Grey – Live @ Rags 2 Riches Live | Live Stream ::
All times are CST

1:00pm: Forever The Sickest Kids

1:30pm: R2RLive.com Contest Winners: Zoe Ann & Bodega Brovas

2:00pm: Warren G

2:50pm: Trevin Hunte

3:10pm: After Romeo

3:40pm: Rudi Aliza & Remington

4:00pm: DJ Orator

4:10pm: Neo Geo

4:40pm: Kitten

5:20pm: The Tontons

5:50pm: MC Diddy with DJ Orator

7:00pm: Skylar Grey

7:35pm: Larry g(EE) 

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