Tenn.) August 7, 2008 – The official 2008 Olympics soundtrack album will
contain music from pop artist Krystal Meyers (Essential
Records / Provident Label Group) and rock band Fireflight (Flicker
Records / Provident Label Group). Each act has had one of its songs selected
for the album, Olympics 2008: One World, One Dream. Meyers’
song “Make Some Noise” and Fireflight’s “Unbreakable” are the songs that have
been selected to be on the album, which will release on August 8, 2008
worldwide, except the U.S., Canada and Japan (BMG Asia Pacific). The project
was approved by the International Olympics Committee. Krystal Meyers and
Fireflight’s songs will appear alongside music from artists such as Pink, Avril
Lavigne, John Mayer, Natasha Bedingfield, Boys Like Girls, among others.
addition, Krystal Meyers’ “Make Some Noise” will be the theme song used
throughout all television broadcasts of the 2008 Olympics, by Korean
About Krystal Meyers:
first burst on the scene with her self-titled Essential Records debut in 2005,
spawning her breakthrough hit “Anticonformity,” a song she wrote at camp before
entering ninth grade. Her debut set spawned four top ten singles and also
launched her career abroad. Her sophomore album, Dying For a Heart,
solidified Meyers’ stature as one of the top artists in Christian music—earning
her a second Dove nomination in the female vocalist of the year category—and
boosting her audience overseas, earning her major pop star status in Japan.
Meyers has performed before more than 400,000 people, and will be part of the
Fall 2008 – Winter 2009, 16-city Revolve Arena Tour, www.revolvetour.com.
Watch Krystal’s music video for “Make Some Noise,” which premiered on
Yahoo.comon July 10, 2008 - http://new.music.yahoo.com/videos/KrystalMeyers/Make-Some-Noise--157439307.
Krystal Meyers will be
prominently featured throughout Gospel Music Channel’s upcoming reality series
based on the 2008-09 Revolve Tour. Gospel Music Channel is currently in production
of the show, where top rock, pop and hip-hop artists join the cast on the
enormously-popular Revolve Tour bus and head across the country to major summer
music festivals and events filled with thousands of teenagers. This unique
reality series will look in on the group’s adventures and all the real drama
that takes place on the road. The journey ends up at the first Revolve
conference of the 2008-09 season in Columbus, Ohio. Premiere date: Q4
additional information on Krystal Meyers, visit www.krystalmeyers.com.
Fireflight debuted nationally with
2006’s The Healing of Harms (Flicker Records) which delivered two No.
1 rock singles “You Decide” and “Waiting.” The band’s break-out follow up album
Unbreakable released March 4 to stellar 5-star reviews and the title
track secured the No. 1 spot at Christian rock radio for 4
weeks. Fireflight’s music has been featured on NBC’s “Bionic Woman,” E!
Entertainment’s “Style Network” and in music-video reels at both American
Eagle and Journey’s stores across the country. For more than
eight years, Fireflight has remained tireless road warriors on the concert
circuit averaging 140 shows a year. Fireflight is: Dawn Richardson, lead
vocals; Justin Cox, guitar; Glenn Drennen, guitar; Wendy Drennen, bass; and
Phee Shorb, drums.