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Tom Petty's New Recording Contract

June 17, 2006 (4:28 am) GMT
Tom Petty has signed a new recording contract with renowned producer Rick Rubin's American Recordings.
Tom Petty

and renowned producer Rick Rubin's American Recordings have both reached an agreement over a new recording contract which the American musician has signed. That being so, Petty will have his album "", his first solo album since 1994's Rick Rubin-produced "", released July 25.

The first single of the set, titled "Saving Grace," made its world premiere during ABC's telecast of the June 8 NBA Finals game between the Dallas Mavericks and the Miami Heat. The song can be streamed from Petty's Web site (http://www.tompetty.com) and will be available July 4 via digital download retailers.

"Highway Companion" is produced by longtime collaborator Jeff Lynne, Petty, The Heartbreakers, and Mike Campbell.

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