To celebrate the release of her eagerly anticipated third studio album, Introducing Joss Stone, from March 16 - April 1 CBS RADIO stations across the country are giving listeners the chance to see the best of the Big Easy with the acclaimed artist at the 2007 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented by Shell. Stone will appear on CBS RADIO stations on Tuesday, March 20 to discuss the performance and her new album.
While in Big Easy to enjoy the weekend-long famed music festival, winners will meet the singer the morning after her performance and have the opportunity to join her with the New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity.
The following stations will broadcast the STREET DATE campaign with Joss Stone:
KMXB-FM Las Vegas
KCBS-FM Los Angeles
WCBS-FM New York
KLLC-FM San Francisco
KYKY-FM St. Louis
WTGB-FM Washington D.C.
Joss Stone first emerged on the music scene as a gifted 16-year-old singer. She has released two albums, The Soul Sessions and Mind, Body & Soul, and was nominated for three Grammy Awards in 2005, including Best New Artist. Over the course of her career, Stone has also appeared onstage with James Brown, The Rolling Stones, Gladys Knight, Patti Labelle, Mavis Staples, Donna Summer, Smokey Robinson, Rob Thomas, John Mayer, and John Legend. Now 19, Stone has sold over 7.5 million albums worldwide.
STREET DATE is a powerful platform promoting today’s hottest and rising artists through a combination of original programming and exclusive content. Since its inception in October 2004, CBS RADIO’s STREET DATE has reached millions of listeners and helped lift album sales in the markets where the program has aired. New releases from My Chemical Romance and Eric Clapton have been featured in the campaign thus far. In 2006, top artists including The Red Hot Chili Peppers, John Legend, Staind and Rascal Flatts were featured throughout the year. CBS RADIO is one of the largest major-market radio operators in the United States, with stations covering news, alternative rock, country, FM talk, classic rock, oldies, JACK and urban formats, among others. A division of CBS Corporation, CBS RADIO operates 144 radio stations, the majority of which are in the nation's top 50 markets. For more information on CBS RADIO, please visit www.cbsradio.com.