ABC MUSIC LOUNGE TO OFFER WEEKLY FEATURE WITH VIDEO CLIPS FROM "GCB"
"GCB" Star Kristin Chenoweth Contributes Three Tracks Alongside
Country Stars John Rich, Emily West, The Janedear Girls and More
The soap returned to Dallas with the premiere of "GCB," SUNDAY, MARCH 4 (10:01-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. Beginning that same day, the ABC Music Lounge (http://abc.go.com/music-lounge/) began featuring songs from the "GCB" premiere episode and video clips from the show. The full length, physical "GCB" soundtrack will be available from Elektra Nashville May 8.
"GCB" star Kristin Chenoweth contributes three tracks to the compilation, including a duet with costar Miriam Shor on the good Christian classic "This Little Light of Mine." Other contributing artists include country superstar John Rich (of Big & Rich), rising country duo the JaneDear girls and singer-actress Emily West ("Body of Proof"). Damien Horne, Joanna Cotten, Don Derby, Jaime Hanna, Bum Steers, and Dean Alexander round out the roster of artists.
Fans can click on www.abcmusiclounge.com or visit iTunes each week to purchase the featured song. The JaneDear girls' "Good Girls Gone Bad," Kristin Chenoweth's "Blessed Be the Ties That Bind" and Emily West's "Cross My Heart" are all available now.
ABC's Music Lounge, which launched in May 2009 on ABC.com, provides users an interactive online music experience that is uniquely ABC. Reflective of the network's commitment to using digital platforms to deepen its relationship with viewers, the ABC Music Lounge showcases everything about the music and artists featured on ABC's popular primetime schedule, offering a deep catalog of music-related content. The site features a 24-hour streaming radio station programmed with music featured on such ABC series as "Body of Proof," "Castle," "Dancing with the Stars," "Desperate Housewives," "Grey's Anatomy," "Private Practice," "Revenge" and "Once Upon a Time," among others. Visitors to the site can get access to exclusive weekly free downloads and get a glimpse of ABC's music future, as the radio station also showcases new music picked by series producers, music supervisors and others involved in the music selection process for shows that have previously seen great success.
In addition to a streaming radio station, the ABC Music Lounge is home to music videos, exclusive performance footage, photos and behind-the-scenes interviews with artists, series producers and music supervisors.
"GCB" stars Leslie Bibb ("Iron Man") as Amanda Vaughn, Kristin Chenoweth ("Pushing Daisies") as Carlene Cockburn, Annie Potts ("Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," "Joan of Arcadia") as Gigi Stopper, Jennifer Aspen ("Rodney") as Sharon Peacham, Miriam Shor ("Swingtown," "Damages") as Cricket Caruth-Reilly, Marisol Nichols ("24") as Heather Cruz, Mark Deklin ("Lone Star") as Blake Reilly, David James Elliott ("JAG") as Ripp Cockburn and Brad Beyer ("Jericho") as Zack Peacham.
Based on Kim Gatlin's hit book, Good Christian Bitches, "GCB" is executive-produced by Robert Harling ("Steel Magnolias"), Darren Star ("Sex and the City"), Aaron Kaplan ("Terra Nova"), Gretchen J. Berg & Aaron Harberts ("Pushing Daisies") Victor Nelli, Jr. ("Ugly Betty") and Sarah Caplan
("Brothers & Sisters"). The pilot is written by Harling and executive-produced and directed by Alan Poul. "GCB" is produced by ABC Studios. "GCB" is produced by ABC Studios. "GCB" is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format with a 5.1 channel surround sound.