May 2010 saw SLASH release his debut solo album Slash; an album which features an all-star roster of guest musicians including Ian Astbury, Chris Cornell, Rocco DeLuca, Fergie, Dave Grohl, Myles Kennedy, Kid Rock, Lemmy Kilmister, Adam Levine of Maroon 5, Duff McKagan, M. Shadows of Avenged Sevenfold, Ozzy Osbourne, Iggy Pop, and Andrew Stockdale of Wolfmother. The album was released to widespread critical acclaim and saw Slash headlining a sold out UK tour as well as show stealing performances at Download, Glastonbury and Wireless festivals in the UK and it has also garnered a nomination for Best album in this years Classic Rock Awards.
Thursday saw the reveal of the third video from the album, ‘Beautiful Dangerous’, featuring Fergie and this track will be released as a single February 27th 2011. If you missed the video, be sure to check it out in the player below.
To tie in with the single release, a special CD/DVD edition of the album will be released on March 7th. The CD will feature the full album plus exclusive acoustic versions of “Back To Cali” (Slash), “Fall To Pieces” (original by Velvet Revolver) and “Sweet Child O’ Mine” (originally GnR) all featuring Myles Kennedy on vocals. The DVD will see the following tracklisting:
1. Making Of The Album documentary
2. Back From Cali (live from the Roxy)
3. By The Sword (promo video)
4. Making Of By The Sword
5. Back From Cali (promo video)
6. Beautiful Dangerous (promo video)
7. Starlight (live from MTV Classic launch)
8. Mean Bone (live from MTV Classic launch)
9. Track by track interview with Slash
Pick up the standard edition of the album at all good stores now or online at iTunes.