Fourteen fine songs dating from Foreigner's self-titled 1977 debut to 2011's Acoustique, neatly bundled up, sealed with swirly heart artwork and offered to us as a timely reminder of their greatness just before they tour the UK with Europe and FM in tow.
Jimmy Fallon’s “Juke Box Hero” lip synch battle sends Foreigner’s music soaring up the charts. Downloads of iconic Foreigner hit “Jukebox Hero” skyrocketed this week as a result of Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon’s now legendary lip synching the hit song for his millions of viewers. A YouTube video of the performance immediately went viral, with more than 8 million views and Foreigner quickly felt “The Fallon Effect,” with downloads of the track tripling. The “Juke Box Heroes” album jumped fifty places on T
Jimmy Fallon uses Juke Box Hero in Lip-Sync Battle with Paul Rudd on the Tonight Show, Inspires Foreigner Lip-Sync Battle
Jimmy Fallon and Paul Rudd battle it out in a Lip-Sync challenge on the Feb. 25 episode of the Tonight Show. Paul kicked off the battle with Tina Turner‘s hit “You Better Be Good To Me” and closes out the battle with Queen's "Don't Stop Me Now." Jimmy fights back with Foreigner‘s “Juke Box Hero,” and performs like a true rock God. Watch the unforgettable video right here! Then, why should celebrities have all the fun? Participate in Foreigner's very own Lip-Sync Battle! Details within.
Foreigner’s latest album “Juke Box Heroes” once again entered the Billboard charts this week at #139 - the highest reentry, second only to The Beatles “1967 – 1970.” After 20 weeks on The Billboard Top 200 chart in 2013, “Juke Box Heroes” returns with a vengeance, driven by Foreigner’s blockbuster start to 2014, which includes a busy touring schedule and recent announcement of Foreigner’s “Soundtrack of Summer” tour alongside Styx and Eagles former guitarist Don Felder.
Foreigner recently did a photo shoot with Bill Bernstein and Bill was kind enough to put together this compilation video of behind the scenes footage from the shoot. Check it out!
Styx, Foreigner and former Eagles guitarist Don Felder are joining forces to provide The Soundtrack of Summer this year, a three-month tour that kicks off May 16 in Oklahoma City and runs through July 27 in Santa Barbara, California. All three co-headliners have recorded a new version of the Eagles' "Hotel California" (which Felder co-wrote) and will release a compilation album to accompany the tour.
As part of Pepsi’s online and mobile Super Bowl XLVIII “Get Hyped for Halftime” campaign, Pepsi organized a surprise concert at the Buffalo Wild Wings in Secaucus, NJ, featuring Foreigner belting out the hit “Feels Like The First Time,” with the lyrics changed to “Feels Like A Pepsi Halftime” to the astonished crowd. Taking place during the January 19th NFL playoff games, Foreigner emerged from the back of the restaurant surrounded by cheerleaders and spraying confetti. This impromptu clip is featured on Pe
Alongside their fast-selling string of UK dates with Europe and FM this April that already includes sold out shows in Newcastle and Bristol, FOREIGNER today add a special "An Evening With Foreigner: Unplugged" show at O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire, London on Saturday 12th April. A Q&A session with the band, hosted by Team Rock’s Kylie Olsson (presenter of The AOR Magazine Show), will also take place on the night with fans invited to submit questions.
"I Want To Know What Love Is - The Ballads” to Be Released in the UK and Europe on Monday, February 3rd
Just in time for Valentine’s Day earMUSIC releases “I Want To Know What Love Is – The Ballads,“ 14 tracks previously never released on one album of FOREIGNER’s best and most timeless ballads. Embracing over thirty years of award winning creativity, “I Want To Know What Love Is – The Ballads“ will be released in the UK and Europe on Monday February 3rd, 2014 in two different editions: as a standard jewel case, and 2CD Special Edition-digipak.
Foreigner will be performing on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno on Wednesday, January 15, 2014! Tune in to NBC at 11:35/10:35c! Fans in the L.A. area are encouraged to go! A limited number of tickets and stand-by passes are available each tape day at the NBC Ticket Box in Burbank. The episode is now available to stream on YouTube, watch here!
Foreigner has finished its 2013 tour itinerary, but the veteran rockers already have big plans for next year. The band already has lined up a North American tour leg that’s scheduled to run from a January 31 show in Valley Center, California, through a March 21-22 stand in Rama, Canada.
Tim Ferriss is watching himself on television, playing “Hot Blooded” with Foreigner to a packed house. “The pressure, the pressure!” frontman Kelly Hansen yells over Mr. Ferriss’s shoulder between verses. Best known for his best-selling book, 'The 4-Hour Workweek', Tim Ferriss spends a week learning drums from Stewart Copeland from The Police, the School of Rock, and even gets pointers from Foreigner and Chris Frazier before taking stage! The premiere airs this Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013 at 8pm on HLN.
We are proud to announce our new free Foreigner Mobile App now available for Apple and Android. Stay connected with the App that has all things Foreigner. Listen to tracks, watch videos, keep up with Foreigner on Facebook, and even upload your own photos from the show!
Last night, Foreigner's Mick Jones and Lou Gramm were officially inducted in the Songwriters Hall Of Fame! Then in one of the most anticipated moments of the night, the duo took stage one more time and performed "Juke Box Hero" and "I Want to Know What Love Is" (the latter with Anthony Morgan's Inspirational Choir of Harlem). Hall of Fame chairman Jimmy Webb enthused that it was "a totally emotional experience."
Foreigner and the GRAMMY Foundation have launched a Public Service Announcement campaign in support of music education! High schools across the U.S. can submit a 15-30 second PSA stressing the importance of music in schools and the great music teachers who have encouraged them along the way.