NEW YORK, NY, Aug 12, 2008 (MARKET WIRE via COMTEX) -- Girls everywhere, get set to sparkle... when KOCH Records introduces "Barbie(TM) & The Diamond Castle," a shiny-new collection of upbeat pop songs based on the first "best friends"-themed Barbie(TM) musical movie! The new movie and CD release features "Connected" performed by Katharine McPhee. "Barbie(TM) & The Diamond Castle" soundtrack makes its national retail debut September 12, 2008.
Continuing to win the hearts of girls, Barbie Entertainment offers something exciting and new for every generation of fans. "Barbie(TM) & The Diamond Castle" is the newest release in the successful, popular Barbie(TM) entertainment franchise. For the first time, it gives Barbie(TM) a hip, updated sound, while introducing girls to the brand's timeless charm.
"Barbie is a beloved icon that transcends generations and we're thrilled to be part of the phenomenon," said Veronica Villarreal, Vice President of Marketing and Business Development for KOCH Records. "The music from the 'Barbie(TM) & The Diamond Castle' movie is truly terrific and 'in tune' with the enchantment and imagination that the enduring brand inspires among girls. This CD is the Barbie brand's first pop-style collection, and we are confident it will strike the perfect 'chord' with fans nationwide."
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