2019 compilation to tie-in with official documentary. Also available in Vinyl.
The iconic Mötley Crüe are releasing ‘Dirt’ a compilation to tie in with the documentary about these rock legends. Mötley Crüe is one of The World’s Biggest and most notorious rock bands. They laid the foundation for their inimitable career in the '80s with their genre-bending music and relentless reputation, typifying an excess never before seen in modern music. They continued to evolve through the '90s and beyond, redefining what it meant to be storytellers in music, with the release of their NY Times Best-selling book, The Dirt, in 2001. This page-turning rock epic offered a glimpse into The Crüe’s iconic lives and has now become a Netflix original movie, giving fans a chance to reconnect with the band they know and love in an unprecedented way.
As a band they have released nine studio albums, seven of which are certified platinum or multi-platinum, selling over 100 million copies worldwide; 22 Top 40 mainstream rock hits; six Top 20 pop singles; a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame; three Grammy nominations for Best Hard Rock Performance; and countless sold-out tours across the globe during their 30 plus years on the road, playing to millions and generations of fans. Besides their hook-filled, groundbreaking music, Mötley Crüe’s image pioneered an attitude, fashion sense and lifestyle all of which are portrayed throughout the film capturing the nostalgia.
1 of 4 new tracks by Motley Crue will be featured on the album. “The Dirt (Est. 1981) features Machine Gun Kelly who is featured in the film. - Over 100 million records sold worldwide - Six Top 20 pop singles including hits “Kickstart My Heart”, “Dr. Feelgood”, “Girls, Girls, Girls”, and “Home Sweet Home” - Seven platinum / multi-platinum album certifications - Three Grammy nominations for Best Hard Rock Performance - Five NY Times Bestselling books to date, including ‘The Dirt’, one of the first tell-alls written by a band - "The Dirt" is one of the bestselling rock music biographies of all time NY Times Best Seller, over 1M copies sold worldwide - 35+ years of successful sold-out tours across the globe, playing to millions of multigenerational fans - Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame - Pioneers of the Las Vegas rock residency - Death-defying stage production - Genre-bending music and fashion contributions to pop culture - ‘The Dirt’ audiobook release to coincide with the movie - Release date 3/22 - Netflix film release 3/22