[NEWS] Avril Lavigne Releases “Here’s To Never Growing Up” Single

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[SOURCE: www.theavrillavignefoundation.org] — International pop superstar, Avril Lavigne, is set to return to the airwaves with her new single, “Here’s To Never Growing Up” releasing April 9 via Epic. The release marks her debut on Epic Records and subsequent reunion with her original mentor LA Reid. Recorded at Henson Studios and co-written with fiancé Chad Kroeger, Dave Hodges, Martin Johnson, and indie hip-hop sensation J.Kash, produced by Martin Johnson and mixed by multiple Grammy-winning hitmaker Serban Ghenea, “Here’s To Never Growing Up” personifies the party-like atmosphere that existed in the studio during the recording of Avril’s new album. “Here’s To Never Growing Up” will be the lead single to Avril’s upcoming 5th studio album and will be available at digital retailers everywhere.

Celebrating the release Avril, fans were invited to star in the lyric video for “Here’s To Never Growing Up” on Facebook and on Avril’s officiate site splash page that drive back to Facebook using a groundbreaking app where fans submitted their own content from their computer. The app featured a very short clip of the track and participants can either upload photos of themselves with Avril and/or photos inspired by the title of the song, or they can sing-along the words to the song title and using the embedded video technology the app will capture and submit their clip.

Avril Lavigne has made an indelible mark on the music community, selling more than 30 million albums worldwide, 8 Grammy nominations and the winner of 7 Canadian Juno Awards. She burst onto the music scene in 2002 with the critically acclaimed Let Go featuring the smash singles “Sk8r Boi” and “Complicated.” Her 2004 release, Under My Skin, debuted at #1 on the Billboard charts, as did her third album, The Best Damn Thing, which produced the irrepressible #1 single “Girlfriend” logging more than 198 million views on YouTube! Lavigne also wrote the song “Alice” for Tim Burton’s critically acclaimed Disney Film “Alice in Wonderland.” Lavigne’s fourth studio album, Goodbye Lullaby, featured the smash-hit singles “What The Hell,” and “Smile,” released in 2011 to critical acclaim. Outside the recording studio, Lavigne is continuously adding pieces to her lifestyle apparel brand, Abbey Dawn; has released three fragrances, Forbidden Rose, Black Star, and Wild Rose; and, in early 2010, Lavigne created The Avril Lavigne Foundation. The Avril Lavigne Foundation R.O.C.K.S.: Respect, Opportunity, Choices, Knowledge, and Strength in support of children and youth living with serious illnesses or disabilities by partnering with leading charitable organizations to design and deliver programs, raise awareness and mobilize support.

To learn more, visit: www.theavrillavignefoundation.org.


Avril Lavigne’s music video for “Wish You Were Here,” the third single from her fourth studio album Goodbye Lullaby premiered yesterday via AvrilLavigneVEVO channel. The video was shot last August in LA, check it out below:

Photo courtesy of @AvrilLavigne twitter

Goodbye Lullaby album is now available at major record stores, do grab a copy. Like Avril on Facebook, click www.facebook.com/avrillavigne and follow her at twitter.com/avrillavigne. You can also visit www.avrillavigne.com for more updates.


Earn raffle entries by downloading Avril’s song!
The more downloads, the more chances of winning!

Step 1:Using your mobile phone, go to Avril Lavigne’s site http://clickhere.ph/avril
Step 2:Download any Avril Lavigne’s song
Step 3:Register for FREE by sending REG Name/Address/Birthyear/Gender to 239

The promo is open to Smart and Talk N Text subscribers (postpaid and prepaid) only.
Promo period: August 20, 2011 to September 3, 2011. Per DTI-NCR Permit #3237, Series of 2011


Promo Guidelines

A. Who can join the promo?

This is a raffle promo for Smart Gold, Buddy and Talk N Text subscribers.

B. How to join?

To qualify, the subscriber must register to join the promo. To join, send REG <name * address * birthyear * gender> and send to 239. For example: REG Stella Gonzales * 14 Times Street Quezon City * 1982 * F. Registration is FREE.

C. How to win in the raffle?

Subscribers can earn raffle entries when they download Avril Lavigne content from FunText (206), Music (234), Cartoons (235), Disney Mobile (238), Movies (239), 6960 and Click Here WAP. Entries will also be included in Todo Text Todo Panalo Promo. Raffle entries are as follows:


Price/Content received

Raffle Entries


P 50.00



P 30.00



P15 / 15 days RBT


D. What are the prizes?

1 Winner – Grand Prize
o 1 What The Hell tote bag (white) not branded
o 1 My World DVD
o 1 Goodbye Lullaby (signed CDs)
o 2 Avril Lavigne Button Pins
1 Winner – 2nd Prize
o 1 What The Hell tote bag (white) not branded
o 1 Goodbye Lullaby (signed CDs)
3 Winners – Special Prizes
o 3pcs My World DVD (3pcs)
o 6pcs Avril Lavigne Button Pins

E. When is the promo period?

12:00am August 20 to 11:59pm September 3, 2011 (15days)

F. How will the raffle winner be determined?

The winners will be determined through a raffle of the entries earned during the promo period covered. Only charged/billed downloads will be considered as valid winners which will be verified by Smart Communications.

G. How will the raffle draw winner be notified?

The draw will be done at the I-Gateway Mobile Philippines, Inc. office 4th Floor, HRM Building, 104 Rada St. Legaspi Village 1229 Makati City at 5:00pm. The raffle date is September 9, 2011.

H. How and where can the grand prize winner claim his/her prize?

    1. The prizes may be claimed at the office of I-Gateway Mobile Philippines, Inc., 3rd Floor, Mobile Entertainment Building, 104 Rada St. Legaspi Village 1229 Makati City, Mondays to Fridays from 9am – 5pm.
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I. Who are excluded from the promo?

All employees of Smart Communications and I-Gateway, Inc., including their advertising agencies and relatives up to the 2nd degree of affinity or consanguinity are automatically disqualified from the promo.

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Let’s SMILE and celebrate! Avril Lavigne’s “Smile” single is #1 this week at 99.5RT. This is Avril’s 2nd single off ‘Goodbye Lullaby’ album. Meanwhile here’s Avril performing ‘Smile’ on Walmart Soundcheck 2011.

Yay for #1!!!

#1 Smile by Avril Lavigne on 99.5RT, #5 on Mellow94.7, #12 MYX International, #20 MYX Hit Chart
#2 Science & Faith by The Script on Magic89.9, #5 RX93.1, #9 Mellow94.7,
#4 The Last Goodbye by David Cook on MYX International, #7 MYX Hit Chart, #14 RX93.1, #18 Magic89.9
#4 Best Love Song by T-Pain feat Chris Brown on RX93.1

• Boyfriend – Big Time Rush feat. Snoop Dogg
• Elmer – Gloc-9 feat. Jaq Dionisio & Jomal Linao
• Gigil – Sheng Belmonte
• Give Me Everything (Tonight) – Pitbull feat. Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer
• (It) Feels so Good – Steven Tyler
• Look At Me Now – Chris Brown feat Busta Rhymes and Lil Wayne
• Look at Me Now – Chris Brown feat. Busta Rhymes & Lil’ Wayne
• Marry Me – Train
• Next To You – Chris Brown ft. Justin Bieber
• Party – Beyonce feat. Andre 3000
• Promises, Promises – Incubus
• Pumped Up Kicks – Foster the People
• Run the World (Girls)- Beyonce
• Sleepwalker – Adam Lambert
• Tanong Lang – Ajka
• What the Hell – Avril Lavigne
• Who’s That Girl – Guy Sebastian feat. Eve


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The music video for Avril Lavigne’s second single “Smile” is finally out. “Smile” is the follow-up single to “What The Hell” and both are included in Avril’s new album ‘Goodbye Lullaby,” which is now available at major record stores. Watch it below: