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Travis McCoy's First Solo Single 'Billionaire' Unleashed

March 9, 2010 (9:06 am) GMT
A duet between the Gym Class Heroes' singer and Bruno Mars is provided as the first official treatment from 'Lazarus' album.
Travis McCoy's First Solo Single 'Billionaire' Unleashed

has a brand new solo single titled "Billionaire" coming out for listening pleasure. Debuted online on MTV.com, the track is confirmed to serve as the lead single from his forthcoming debut album "".

"It's me talking about what would happen if I would somehow manage to become a billionaire. What would I do with the money?" he explained to MTV about what he wants to tell in the song. "Don't get it wrong, I'm far from a billionaire."

"I think I just made it out the 'thousandaire' category. So it's about what I would do with the money and, the same time, it opens up the question, if you were in a position to do something with a decent chunk of money, what would you do?"

Featuring , the song has been sent to radios and put out for digital download. A companion video is currently in pre-production with a premiere date to be announced shortly.

Originally titled "The Lazarus Project", the album itself is planned to be released in the U.S. on June 8. Artists tagged to help Travis finishing the album include , Detail (, ), The Stereotypes (, ) and Evan "Kidd" Bogart (, ).

Currently, Travis McCoy is doing his first-ever solo tour, joining Photo Finish recording duo and Decaydance/Fueled By Ramen labelmates on "Too Fast for Love" tour. He is also scheduled to perform at South By Southwest (SXSW) festival in Austin, Texas on March 18 and 19.



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