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  • Mar 25, 2009
    Epic Records is excited to announce the release of BEN FOLDS PRESENTS: UNIVERSITY A CAPPELLA! on April 28, 2009. Amazed to discover the large amount of colleges that have very active a cappella groups on campus across the country (1,200 in the US alone), and, on top of this, how many of them love to cover his songs, Folds decided to A&R and produce a record gathering the best of these performances. When word got out, the response was tremendous and resulted in 250 videos on YouTube. Folds would come off stage every night and spend hours pouring over these entries, ultimately choosing Read more»
  • Mar 17, 2009
    Ben Folds is looking for you to remix his Stems and Seeds album. Head over to and enter the Ben Folds Stems and Seeds Remix Challenge. If you don't have an account start one and become a friend of Ben Folds. Then join the Remix Group and upload your remix to enter the challenge. The winner will be based on plays, so post your song EVERYWHERE...Social sites, websites, and make sure you email it to your friends and let them know about your track! The winning remix will win Ben Folds personal vinyl copy of Phil Collins 'No Jacket Required' SIGNED by Ben Folds. They will Read more»
  • Mar 13, 2009
    Ben Folds: Rockin' the Des Moines Suburbs Metromix: By Joe Lawler When Ben Folds sees a couple approaching him in a coffee shop, he knows what's coming next. After making his name with unhappy relationship songs ranging from maudlin ("Brick") to hilarious ("Song for the Dumped"), his song "The Luckiest," off 2001's "Rockin' the Suburbs," has become a first dance staple at weddings. Folds originally wrote the song for a scene in the forgotten comedy "Loser." That scene was cut, so he took it back to rework. He was Read more»
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