Goodie Mob member
Cee-Lo and DJ Danger Mouse have teamed up and announced they're releasing an
album under the name Gnarls Barkley.
"We are the
perfect combination," Cee-Lo stated. "This album is one of the best
platforms for me to express all of me. I get to expand my range and hit all
categories from Urban, Crossover, Pop and Rock & Roll."
Danger Mouse, who
received massive press for mixing Jay-Z's Black Album with The Beatles'
White Album to produce the Grey Album, recently produced the
Gorillaz album and was named one of GQ's Men of the Year.
His Grey Album
was chosen as Album of the Year by Entertainment Weekly and has been the catalyst
for his current popularity.
production is so futuristic and my lyrics are used as a vehicle to bring it
home," Cee-Lo continued.
snippets are available at www.gnarlsbarkley.com. Cee-Lo's latest album, Cee-Lo
Green is the Soul Machine is in stores now.
The rapper has
also rejoined veteran group Goodie Mob. The group is preparing a new reunion
album featuring all the original members.