Other notable announcements and developments today…
• The UK record industry’s BRIT Trust has announced that it has now given out £20 million to worthy causes since 1989. The biggest beneficiaries are the BRIT School and music therapy charity Nordoff Robbins, with money also going to charities such as War Child and The Prince’s Trust.
• Shania Twain is to appear as a guest character in mobile game ‘Home Street’. Players will be able to interact with Twin’s digital representation, and buy two outfits and a guitar for her. I hope this means something to you. Here’s a trailer.
• Miguel has released new single, ‘Told You So’. His new album, ‘War & Leisure’, is out on 1 Dec.
• Benjamin Clementine has released the video for ‘Jupiter’, taken from his excellent new album ‘I Tell A Fly’. His UK tour begins at the end of this month.
• The Bug has announced a new double A-side single, which will include new tracks ‘Bad’ featuring Flowdan and ‘Get Out The Way’ featuring Killa P. It will be released on twelve-inch on 17 Nov. The Bug will also play Village Underground on 18 Nov.
• Fran Lobo has released new single, ‘High’.
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