Two new ‘NOW That’s What I Call Music!’ volumes announced

The world’s best-selling, multi-artist album series, NOW That’s What I Call Music!, is proud to announce all of the major hits selected for NOW That’s What I Call Music! Vol. 51, to be released August 5th. Also released that day is NOW That’s What I Call Party Anthems 2. Both new titles will be available on CD and for download purchase from all major digital service providers.

NOW That’s What I Call Music! Vol. 51 features 16 major current chart hits from today’s hottest artists, including Katy Perry, Ariana Grande (Feat. Iggy Azalea), MAGIC!, Iggy Azalea (Feat. Charli XCX), MKTO, Justin Timberlake, Pitbull (Feat. G.R.L.), Paramore, Demi Lovato (Feat. Cher Lloyd), Sia, Kongos, 5 Seconds of Summer, Rixton, Sam Smith, Idina Menzel, and Luke Bryan, plus five free up-and-coming “NOW What’s Next” New Music Preview tracks.

The “NOW What’s Next” bonus track program featured on each numeric NOW release continues to preview hot new artists with tomorrow’s biggest hits. NOW 51 showcases up and coming tracks from Jamie Scott, A Great Big World, Seven Lions with Myon & Shane 54 (Feat. Tove Lo), Jacob Latimore (Feat. T-Pain), Teyana Taylor (Feat. Pusha T & Yo Gotti).

NOW That’s What I Call Party Anthems 2 is a new companion collection of 18 huge singles and remixes specially selected to keep your celebration rocking. NOW Party Anthems 2‘s amped-up jams include Katy Perry’s “Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.),” Pharrell Williams’ “Happy (From Despicable Me 2),” Icona Pop (Feat. Charli XCX)’s “I Love it,” DJ Snake & Lil Jon’s “Turn Down For What,” Nicki Minaj’s “Starships,” Pitbull (Feat. Ke$ha)’s “Timber,” Robin Thicke (Feat. T.I. & Pharrell)’s “Blurred Lines,” Bruno Mars’ “Treasure (Cash Cash Radio Mix).” Justin Timberlake’s “Take Back The Night,” Lana Del Rey’s “Summertime Sadness (Cedric Gervais Remix),” David Guetta (Feat. Sia)’s “Titanium,” Demi Lovato’s “Neon Lights,” Avicii’s “Wake Me Up,” Flo Rida’s “Good Feeling,” Lady Gaga’s “Applause,” Martin Garrix’s “Animals,” Zedd (Feat. Hayley Williams)’s “Stay The Night (Henry Fong Remix),” and John Legend’s “All Of Me (Tiësto’s Birthday Treatment Remix).”

NOW That’s What I Call Music! debuted in the U.S. in 1998, following 15 years of multi-platinum international success. The series has generated sales exceeding 250 million albums worldwide, including more than 92 million in the U.S. alone. Second only to The Beatles in chart history, 18 of NOW‘s numbered editions have hit No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart, including the most recent volume, NOW 50, released in May.

All 50 volumes released to date in NOW‘s numeric U.S. series have reached Billboard’s Top 10, and NOW Music has also enjoyed Top 10 chart success with five of its non-numbered editions, including NOW That’s What I Call Christmas! (Vols. 1 and 3), NOW That’s What I Call Music! #1’s, and NOW That’s What I Call Country! (Vols. 1 and 2).

The NOW That’s What I Call Music! series is a joint venture from Universal Music Group and Sony Music Entertainment.

NOW That's What I Call Music ! Vol. 51

NOW That’s What I Call Music! Vol. 51

1. Katy Perry – Birthday
2. Ariana Grande (Feat. Iggy Azalea) – Problem
3. MAGIC! – Rude
4. Iggy Azalea (Feat. Charli XCX) – Fancy
5. MKTO – Classic
6. Justin Timberlake – Not A Bad Thing
7. Pitbull (Feat. G.R.L.) – Wild Wild Love
8. Paramore – Ain’t It Fun
9. Demi Lovato (Feat. Cher Lloyd) – Really Don’t Care
10. Sia – Chandelier
11. Kongos – Come With Me Now
12. 5 Seconds of Summer – She Looks So Perfect
13. Rixton – Me And My Broken Heart
14. Sam Smith – Stay With Me
15. Idina Menzel – Let It Go (From Frozen)
16. Luke Bryan – Play It Again


“NOW What’s Next” New Music Preview

17. Jamie Scott – Unbreakable
18. A Great Big World – Already Home
19. Seven Lions with Myon & Shane 54 (Feat. Tove Lo) – Strangers
20. Jacob Latimore (Feat. T-Pain) – Heartbreak Heard Around The World
21. Teyana Taylor (Feat. Pusha T & Yo Gotti) – Maybe

NOW That's What I Call Party Anthems 2

NOW That’s What I Call Party Anthems 2

1. Katy Perry – Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)
2. Pharrell Williams – Happy (From Despicable Me 2)
3. Icona Pop (Feat. Charli XCX) – I Love It
4. DJ Snake & Lil Jon – Turn Down For What
5. Nicki Minaj – Starships
6. Pitbull (Feat. Ke$ha) – Timber
7. Robin Thicke (Feat. T.I. & Pharrell) – Blurred Lines
8. Bruno Mars – Treasure (Cash Cash Radio Mix)
9. Justin Timberlake – Take Back The Night
10. Lana Del Rey – Summertime Sadness (Cedric Gervais Remix)
11. David Guetta (Feat. Sia) – Titanium
12. Demi Lovato – Neon Lights
13. Avicii – Wake Me Up
14. Flo Rida – Good Feeling
15. Lady Gaga – Applause
16. Martin Garrix – Animals
17. Zedd (Feat. Hayley Williams) – Stay The Night (Henry Fong Remix)
18. John Legend – All Of Me (Tiësto’s Birthday Treatment Remix)

Author: Buddy Iahn

Buddy Iahn founded The Music Universe when he decided to juxtapose his love of web design and music. As a lifelong drummer, he decided to take a hiatus from playing music to report it. The website began as a fun project in 2013 to one of the top independent news sites.