Monday, April 26, 2010
Slash's first solo album, Slash, debuted on the Billboard 200 at number three. Kevin Churko co-wrote one of the tracks, "Crucify the Dead" with Slash and Ozzy Osbourne.
Ozzy Osbourne's first single, "Let Me Hear You Scream" debuted on the Billboard Rock charts at #23, but is poised to vault into the top ten next week. The Kevin Churko co-write is from the upcoming album, Scream, to be released June 15.
Sunday, April 11, 2010
It has been reported that Slash's solo album, Slash, has had strong pre-orders, as well as strong download sales, both in the UK and stateside. "Crucify the Dead," which was co-written by Kevin Churko with Ozzy Osbourne and Slash, features Ozzy on vocals. The album was released this week.
Kevin Churko has been nominated by the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) twice for Producer of the Year. One is for his work on "The Dream" by In This Moment and the other for "Look Where You're Walking" by Las Vegas' Modern Science. The Junos will be held Sunday April 18 in St John's, Newfoundland.
Churko's previous Junos were for his engineering work on Ozzy Osbourne's Black Rain and Simon Collins' U-Catastrophe.