SOURCE: KOCH Records

January 28, 2008 16:06 ET

Award-Winning Pre-School Pop Stars THE WIGGLES Rock On With Nursery Rhyme Classics

Latest Music CD From KOCH Records Will Have Kids Wiggling and Giggling to the New Sounds of Old Favorites

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - January 28, 2008) - Hey Diddle, Diddle, it's nursery rhymes with a Wiggle! For the first time, international kid-pop sensations, The Wiggles, are bringing their unique wiggly sound to the classics -- nursery rhyme classics, that is! -- with the release of their latest and most fun music CD yet! Full of dance-inducing rhythm and rhyme, "Pop Go The Wiggles!," the newest Wiggles CD from KOCH Records, hits stores nationwide on March 18, 2008.

With a fan base as big and enthusiastic as any rock 'n' roll superstar, The Wiggles have captured the hearts of children around the world. Now, Sam, Murray, Jeff and Anthony are lending their unique, toe-tapping sound to the best-loved nursery rhymes. The delightful new CD includes 36 must-have standards such as "Hickory Dickory Dock," "Frere Jacques" and "Ring-A-Ring O' Rosy." The title also features four different renditions of nursery favorite "Pop Goes the Weasel," with each Wiggle performing the classic with their own special flair!

"This latest release showcases the best of what The Wiggles are all about," said Veronica Villarreal, Vice President of Marketing and Business Development for KOCH Records. "'Pop Go The Wiggles!' turns up the volume on familiar nursery rhymes with the signature sound and style that The Wiggles are known and loved for the world over."

The Wiggles are full-fledged music legends with 25 CDs already part of the extensive KOCH catalog. The new CD offering will be available at major retailers including Target, Wal-Mart, Amazon and iTunes for an SRP of $11.98. KOCH Record's fast-growing family of kid-friendly music CDs now includes favorites such as "Sesame Street," "Thomas the Tank," "Strawberry Shortcake" and many more.

About KOCH Entertainment

KOCH Entertainment, founded in 1987 and now in its twentieth year, is the leading and fastest-growing independent music company in the U.S. KOCH's operations encompass record and video labels as well as distribution companies in the U.S. and Canada. KOCH Entertainment is the market leader among independent labels and distributors in both the U.S. and Canada and its record label KOCH Records had the largest number of Billboard charting albums among independents for seven years in a row (2001 - 2007). KOCH Entertainment is a subsidiary of Entertainment One Ltd. which is listed on the London Stock Exchange's AIM market (ticker symbol "ETO").

About The Wiggles

The Wiggles, the world's #1 pre-school band, performed 300 shows to more than 1.5 million fans since 2005 in the United States alone. The Wiggles perform over 200 shows annually across four continents. Fans can catch The Wiggles twice daily on Disney Channel's Playhouse Disney™ block. The Wiggles have sold more than 22.5 million videos in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand.

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