News

April 2008

SUNDANCE, UTAH - On Earth Day, Carole King was featured on ECOISTS, which aired on Sundance Channel's "The Green" programming block. "The Green" is television's first regularly-scheduled programming destination dedicated entirely to the environment. "Ecoists" is a series of short, intimate dialogues with some of today's most active and recognizable environmental activists.

LOS ANGELES, CA - After her recent appearance on one of Comedy Central's top television shows, "The Colbert Report", Carole King spoke with fellow guest NBA basketball great, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar with whom she shared some of her thoughts and experiences about music and songwriting. To view the interview and video on Kareem's blog, go to Kareem Abdul Jabbar's website.

TOKYO, JAPAN - Last November, Carole King joined forces in Japan with Mary J. Blige and Fergie, for the "3 Great American Voices" tour. The shows featured one set from all three women, with all three performing the encores together. The closing night of of the tour at Tokyo's legendary Budokan, was filmed by NHK Television for their "World Premium Live" program, aired on NHK BShi in two parts.

On April 4th, the sets from Fergie and Mary J. Blige were broadcast. A week later the program featured the Carole King set as well as the two encore songs.

LOS ANGELES, CA - It's official. Carole King has sold out, and she did it on national late-night television.

Promoting her most recent album, "The Commercial Collection," Carole was invited to perform on the Jimmy Kimmel Live show, which airs every weeknight on ABC television. Jimmy was even gracious enough to play her infomercial during his program.