Contributed anonymously: iTunes is now offering a 10-song Avril Lavigne designed playlist for download. Read on for her picks and her comments on the songs.
The Goo Goo Dolls “Iris” – “This is one of my favorite slow songs.”
Outkast “Hey Ya” – “It’s the best song in the world right now and the video rocks.”
Lesley Gore “It’s My Party” – “I like this song because my mom’s name is Judy and my dad’s name is John.”
Creedence Clearwater Revival “Bad Moon Rising” – “I love CCR and I think this is one of their best songs.”
Coldplay “The Scientist” – “Coldplay are great to listen to when you are with someone you have a crush on.”
Hole “Celebrity Skin” – “It’s a good chick rock song”
Oasis “Wonderwall” – “I love the acoustic guitars in this song”
Alanis Morissette “Ironic” – “I love how this song was written with all of the different examples Alanis uses of things being ironic… this song is just really good lyrically.”
Rancid ” Fall Back Down” – “I had a copy before it came out and then me and some friends met up with them and saw them play and we were the only people that knew it because it was so new at the time.”
Nirvana “Rape Me” – “This is a great song to rock out to and get drunk and mosh to.”
Avril Lavigne’s New Album And Single Release Date
February 3, 2004 – Backbone, Avril Lavigne’s official fanclub, confirmed that Avril’s new album will be released May 25th, and that her first single will be ‘Don’t Tell Me’. This song was produced by Butch Walker and Tom Lord Alge and will be shipped to radio stations on Febuary 16th.
Will Avril Lavigne Change Her Sound On Sophomore Album?
January 31, 2004 – Entertainment Weekly caught up with Avril Lavigne and asked the singer if she planned on going a different musical direction than on her debut, most notably her breakout hit ‘Complicated’. “No, I was just writing songs that felt good,” she said. “‘Complicated’ came from me — and a couple of other people — writing that song, so it has my style in it. That’s my writing style — with a couple of other people’s writing style — but you’re gonna feel a tiny bit of that because it’s the same artist. I’m not gonna completely change myself. I’m just going for more, like, stuff that I feel more.”
Avril Lavigne’s New Video
January 31, 2004 – According to AvrilLavigne.com.br, Avril Lavigne will be shooting her new video in the March 2nd and 3rd. More information will be given in the last week of February. The only thing known so far is that the video will be shot in Los Angeles.