Original soundtrack to the 2010 motion picture including musical performances from Taylor Swift, Willie Nelson, Jewel, Any Winehouse, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Nat King Cole and many others. Directed by Gary Marshall, Valentines Day chronicles a very important day in the life of love. The film stars Jessica Alba, Kathy Bates, Jessica Biel, Patrick Dempsey, Hector Elizondo, Jamie Foxx, Jennifer Garner, Anne Hathaway, Ashton Kutcher, Shirley MacLaine and Julia Roberts.
"Valentine's Day" Soundtrack Featuring Taylor Swift and Jewel To Be Released February 9
Burbank, CA, United States (CNS) -- The soundtrack for the new romantic comedy "Valentine's Day" will be hitting stores on February 9. The film boasts a long list of stars, including Taylor Swift in her feature film acting debut. The film opens nationwide on February 12.
Also contributing to the soundtrack is multi-platinum singer-songwriter Jewel with her new single, "Stay Here Forever." Along with Swift singing "Today Was A Fairytale," the album also includes Maroon 5 covering Frank Sinatra's "The Way You Look Tonight," Amy Winehouse, Joss Stone and Anju Rampriyam's Bollywood version of the classic "Signed Sealed Delivered I'm Yours." -- NC Buy, Shannon Moore, January 21, 2010
3 1/2 stars (out of 4)
With the film overflowing with Hollywood's biggest stars, only a mirror of the same star power would be fitting of the soundtrack. And "Valentine's Day" delivers.
Two cuts by phenom Taylor Swift, who also has a role in the film, anchor the project. Written specifically for the film, Swift captures the magic of love in "Today Was A Fairytale," already an iTunes hit. Also included is Swift's "Jump Then Fall."
The highlight of the album belongs to Jewel with "Stay Here Forever," featuring fun lyrics, a catchy melody and provocative vocals that has hit written all over it.
Maroon 5 fans will enjoy its version of Sinatra's "The Way You Look Tonight" while Anju Ramapriyam offers her hand at "Signed Sealed Delivered I'm Yours."
Also featured on the diverse album are Joss Stone, Amy Winehouse, Willie Nelson, Sausalito Foxtrot, Michael Franti & Spearhead, the bird and the bee and new duo Steel Magnolia. -- Norfolk Daily News, Carrie Pitzer
From Valentine's Day: Jewel's "Stay Here Forever"
The film Valentine's Day is about to hit theaters. Just in time for its release comes the latest music video from Jewel. "Stay Here Forever" is on the film's soundtrack, hence the Jessica Alba (and friends) cameo.
The film stars everyone in Hollywood: Julia Roberts, Jennifer Garner, Jessica Alba, Jessica Biel, Taylor Swift, Queen Latifah, Bradley Cooper, Ashton Kutcher, Topher Grace, Patrick Dempsey, Eric Dane, Taylor Lautner, George Lopez, Jamie Foxx....
Will you choose to see Valentine's Day this Valentine's Day? And what do you think of the new love song from Jewel? -- gather, February 1, 2010
Jewel 'Stay Here Forever' - New Song
'Stay Here Forever' is Jewel's new single featured on the highly anticipated motion picture 'Valentine's Day.' The peppy, uptempo song captures the pristine moment of being in love: "Cause if you wanna go, baby let's go / If you wanna rock, I'm ready to roll / And if you wanna slow down / We can slow down together." Hitting theaters Feb. 12, the cast includes an elite cast of, well, pretty much everyone: Julia Roberts, Ashton Kutcher, Jessica Biel, Jessica Alba, Taylor Swift, Patrick Dempsey, Taylor Lautner, Jennifer Garner, Anne Hathaway, Jamie Foxx, Bradley Cooper, Topher Grace, Eric Dane, Shirley MacLaine, George Lopez, Emma Roberts, among others. The 'Valentine's Day' soundtrack will drop Feb. 9, but you can listen to the single right here on AOL Radio's New Country First station. -- AOL Radio Blog, January 5, 2010
Jewel Glistens in Valentine's Day Video
Sweet Alaskan singer Jewel is back with a new song from the soundtrack of "Valentine's Day," and a new video that could mark yet another direction in her peripatetic career.
"Valentine's Day" will debut in theaters later this month, with a Hollywood who's who ensemble cast.
Among those appearing will be: Jessica Alba (who makes a cameo in the video) Julia Roberts, Jennifer Garner, Jessica Biel, Taylor Swift, Queen Latifah, Bradley Cooper, Ashton Kutcher, Topher Grace, Patrick Dempsey, Eric Dane, Taylor Lautner, George Lopez and Jamie Foxx.
The movie is about intertwining love stories set against, you guessed it, Valentine's Day.
The official soundtrack will be released on Feb. 9. Jewel's "Stay Here Forever," is the movie's lead song. It was released as a single on Jan. 19, an is making its way up the country charts.
The soundtrack also includes Taylor Swift's "Today Was a Fairytale," which broke the record for highest first-week sales. -- The Improper, February 2, 2010
Songs from the Valentine's Day Soundtrack
The Valentine's Day Soundtrack features 18 songs from Taylor Swift, Jewel, Amy WInehouse, Maroon 5, Joss Stone, Leighton Meester featuring Robin Thicke, Willie Nelson, Ben E King, Nat King Cole, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Diane Birch, Black Gold, Steel Magnolia, the bird and the bee and Anju Ramapriyam.
As far as movies, Valentine's Day is usually a blip at the box office compared to other holidays like Memorial Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving & Christmas when the biggest blockbuster movies are released.
This year, romantic comedy fans can delight in the release of the movie Valentine's Day, a delicious box office bon bon from Pretty Woman director, Gary Marshall which includes a delicious ensemble cast featuring his muse Julia Roberts, Jennifer Garner, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Alba, Jessica Biel, Kathy Bates, Shirley Maclaine, Queen Latifah, Taylor Swift and as far as leading men there's Bradley Cooper, Taylor Lautner, Patrick dempsey, Ashton Kutcher, Eric Dane, Topher Grace, George Lopez Jamie Foxx. -- Squidoo, February 1, 2010