The holidays are fast approaching and it's the time for gift giving (well any time of the year is a time for gift giving as well but with Christmas it's extra special). This year Starship has a few extra goodies for you to share!
with Lucy Lawless and a host of other fantastic performers.
The Starship Foundation announces the release of the star-studded Starship Christmas Album 2012 with global superstars lending their support and Justin Bieber, one of the world's most influential entertainers, appearing in the TV commercial to promote the release.
Music industry veteran Paul Ellis worked in conjunction with Universal Music and The Starship Foundation to develop The Starship Christmas Album 2012 and says "Justin Bieber is one of the most powerful celebrities in the world. To have him support this album, generously provide one his tracks for it, and lead the television campaign to promote the album is truly incredible. We're very grateful to him, his management and his record label Universal Music for their amazing support of Starship and this project."
Along with Bieber, the debut album features some of the biggest names in the music industry including Queen, Lady Gaga (featuring Space Cowboy), Elton John, Ronan Keating, Hayley Westenra, Michael Jackson, Maroon 5, Adeaze, The Jackson Five, Tiki Taane, OneRepublic, and Lucy Lawless. All the artists have all generously provided their recordings royalty free to support Starship.
1.Queen - Thank God It's Christmas
2.Elton John - Step Into Christmas
3.Lady Gaga featuring Space Cowboy - Christmas Tree
4.Justin Bieber – Mistletoe
5.Adeaze - Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
6.Michael Jackson - Little Christmas Tree
7.Hayley Westenra - Sleigh Ride
8.Maroon 5 - Happy Christmas (War Is Over)
9.Tiki Taane - Over The Rainbow
10.OneRepublic - Christmas Without You
11.Ronan Keating - Little Drummer Boy
12.Jackson 5 - Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
13.Lucy Lawless – Little Child
FOR THE LOVE OF OUR KIDS
Here's an update on the Starship Book "For The Love Of Our Kids" that features well known kiws including Lucy. Cindy from Starship told me some interesting news about the book and Lucy
Lucy now has several pictures in the book including a bit of a 'hero' spread in the middle - specifically for the fans.
Starship has been gracious enough to offer Lucy fans a sneak peek via AUSXIP of the photos featuring Lucy, her sons Julius and Judah, Koha and the kitten. These are just gorgeous photos!
So if you want a pre-Christmas gift to order, now would be the time! It will be released in November.
MILK (Moments of Inspiration, Love and Kinship) and Starship Foundation have compiled a beautifully bound photo book entitled For the Love of Our Kids which can be yours for $45 + postage.
Featuring photos of well-known faces such as Lucy Lawless, Tiki Taane, Keven Mealamu, Jaquie Brown (on the cover with her gorgeous boy Leo), Shane and Nerida Cortese, Dame Rosie Horton, Dominic Harvey and JJ Feeney, Trelise Cooper, Kerre Woodham, CJ Bruton, Graeme Hart, Toni Street, Rawdon Christie, Paul Flynn (Flynny), Kate Hawkesby and Sir Peter Leitch with their own children or special Starship patients. Plus there are also photos of patients and generous supporters with their families - and all with heartfelt messages of what their children mean to them.
This book, with its beautiful images by photographer Michelle Carlson, is exclusively available through the Starship Foundation website. All proceeds from the sale of For the Love of Our Kids will come to the Starship Foundation to help fund care for the thousands of children from around New Zealand who are treated at the national children's hospital every year.
Copies are available for ADVANCE ORDERS now. Please note that For the Love of Our Kids will not be available for delivery until November but you'll need to get in early for Christmas purchases. Purchases will be mailed out in the last week of November.