The Best of What's Around
Published: July 06, 2008 06:36
Why wait until the end of the year to highlight what's happening. Now that we're past the halfway point of 2008 here's a round up of some recent songs in commercials.
Donavon Frankenreiter first showed up on our radar when his song "Free" was featured in a Zappos.com ad.
"Free" has also been used in a campaign from Hilton, notably airing during U.S. Olympic Trials coverage on NBC.
The Hilton campaign also uses another Donavon F. song - "Life, Love & Laughter".
Silversun Pickups got some song exposure in this Chevy ad.
Silversun Pickups then drove it home with this All Star Game promo.
Rogue Wave's music has been in a few ads. The song in this spot - "Eyes" - was also used in an episode of "Heroes".
Lights had an impressive lineup of songs in commercials with a four part series of Old Navy ads spanning four months, starting with this one.
Walter Meego - These guys got some buzz from this Heineken ad.
Santogold is the current ad diva; her music being featured in several ads. This Bud Light Lime spot uses "Lights Out".
Another Bud Light Lime ad includes Santogold's "Creator"
"Creator" also has been used in a campaign from VO5.
And then there's a remix of her song "L.E.S. Artistes" in this Ford Flex ad.