What I Call Music!,
the world's best-selling multi-artist album series,
is pleased to announce the upcoming release of
NOW Halloween!, the NOW brand's
spooktacular first foray into the tricks and treats
of Halloween-themed rock and pop music, ranging from
TV ("True Blood") and movie themes ("Halloween,"
"The Exorcist," "Beetlejuice") to novelty smashes
("Monster Mash," "Werewolves of London") to radio
perennials ("Season of the Witch," "Don't Fear the
Reaper," "I Put a Spell on You").
spine-tingling collection of 18 bone-chilling hits,
jams and instrumentals, NOW Halloween!
will be available Friday, September
showcases 18 Halloween-themed classic hits from a
variety of artists including director John
Carpenter's Theme from "Halloween," Rob Zombie's "Dragula,"
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra & Chorus' "O
Fortuna," Mike Oldfield's "Tubular Bells"/Theme from
"The Exorcist," Blue
Cult's "(Don't Fear) The Reaper," INXS's "Devil
Inside," Jace Everett's "Bad Things"/Theme from
"True Blood," Warren Zevon's "Werewolves of London,"
The Specials' "Ghost Town," Oingo Boingo's "Dead
Man's Party," Bobby "Boris" Pickett and the
Crypt-Keepers' "Monster Mash," The Citizens of
Halloween's "This is Halloween," Donovan's "Season
of the Witch," Nina Simone's "I Put A Spell On You,"
Danny Elfman's "Beetlejuice: Main Title/End Title,"
Run-D.M.C.'s "Ghostbusters," DJ Jazzy Jeff & The
Fresh Prince's "A
On My Street" and Rockwell's "Somebody's Watching
premium content--by the original artists--selected
for NOW Halloween! has never been
available on one collection until the release of
this special anthology.
What I Call Music! debuted in the U.S. in 1998,
following 15 years of multi-platinum international
success. The series has generated sales exceeding
250 million albums worldwide, including more than 96
million in the U.S. alone. All 55 previous releases
numeric U.S. series have reached Billboard’s
Top 10, and 19 volumes have reached No. 1.
What I Call Music!
is a joint venture from Universal Music Group and
Sony Music Entertainment.