Atlantic Records and 20th Century Fox have announced a very special live event celebrating the release of “The Fault in Our Stars” film and soundtrack. “The Fault in Our Stars-Music from the Motion Picture” arrives in stores and at all online retailers on May 19th, while the film – based on the #1 bestselling novel by John Green – opens in theaters nationwide on June 6th.
“The Fault in Our Stars Live Stream Event at YouTube Space LA” will herald the film and its soundtrack’s upcoming arrival with an exclusive concert spectacular slated to stream live at www.thefaultinourstarsmovie.com on Wednesday, May 14th at 9PM ET/6PM PT. View the trailer here:http://youtu.be/TepUPnv7s7c
The event will include live performances from Atlantic Records Group artists Ed Sheeran, who will perform his song “All of the Stars” for the first time, Charli XCX, and Grouplove – all of whom are featured on “The Fault in Our Stars – Music from the Motion Picture” – as well as appearances from the film’s Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort and Nat Wolff, author John Green, and the world premiere of an array of additional content. “The Fault in Our Stars Live Stream Event Live from YouTube Space LA” will be hosted exclusively on the Atlantic Records YouTube channel and at www.thefaultinourstarsmovie.com.
“The Fault in Our Stars – Music from the Motion Picture” is available now for pre-order via the iTunes Store (http://smarturl.it/TFIOSST). All pre-orders receive instant grat downloads of Atlantic recording artist Birdy’s “Not About Angels,” and “Boom Clap,” by Neon Gold/Atlantic’s own Charli XCX. Official audio of “Boom Clap” – which premiered last month on MTV.com and was heard during the 2014 MTV Movie Awards pre-show – is streaming now at Charli XCX’s http://youtu.be/nRp_nHTohhY; Birdy’s “Not About Angels” had its debut exclusively via Vogue.com and can be heard now at: www.vogue.com/culture/article/music-birdy-not-about-angels-the-fault-in-our-stars/#1.
As if that weren’t enough, Ed Sheeran just world premiered the video for “All of the Stars” via his Twitter and can be seen here http://youtu.be/nkqVm5aiC28. All of the images used in the video were submitted by fans via Instagram and inspired by words of encouragement using the hashtag #TFIOSencouragements. Grouplove’s track “Let Me In” recently had its world premiere at EW.com, who praised the soundtrack as “full of decorated alt-pop wonders and feel-good tearjerkers.” The companion video premiered at www.thefaultinourstarsmovie.com and can be seen here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BmCb1T-wMRs&feature=youtu.be
“The Fault in Our Stars – Music from the Motion Picture” gathers new material written for the soundtrack from some of the Atlantic Records Group’s most compelling artists, among them Ed Sheeran, Charli XCX, Grouplove, Lykke Li, and Birdy, who contributes three tracks including a special duet with fellow Atlantic artist Jaymes Young (see attached tracklisting). As if that weren’t enough, the album further features a selection of songs from such rising stars as M83, Tom Odell, Jake Bugg, Kodaline, and STRFKR, among others. Grammy Award-winning soundtrack producer Kevin Weaver (Boardwalk Empire, True Blood - Volumes 1 & 2) and music supervisor Season Kent (The Fighter, Entourage, Need For Speed) served as the soundtrack’s producers.
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About THE FAULT IN OUR STARS
Hazel and Gus (Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort) are two extraordinary teenagers who share an acerbic wit, a disdain for the conventional, and a love that sweeps them -- and us – on an unforgettable journey. Their relationship is all the more miraculous, given that they met and fell in love at a cancer support group. THE FAULT IN OUR STARS, based upon the number-one bestselling novel by John Green, explores the funny, thrilling and tragic business of being alive and in love.The film is directed by Josh Boone, written by Scott Neustadter & Michael H. Weber, based upon the book by John Green, and the producers are Wyck Godfrey and Marty Bowen. Also starring are Laura Dern, Sam Tramell, Nat Wolff and Willem Dafoe.