Fact: Singer/songwriter Feist has a new musical partner - veteran actor Mickey Rooney. The odd couple has teamed up to record Life's A Happy Song for the new Muppet Movie soundtrack.
Fact: Acclaimed singer/songwriter Feist is set for a jubilant return to the Winter Olympics in Vancouver in February (10) when she performs as part of the festivities surrounding the sporting tournament. Feist was a dancer in the opening ceremonies for the 1988 Calgary Winter Games.
Fact: Scarlett Johansson is to co-host this year's Nobel Peace Concert, which will be headlined by acts including Diana Ross and Feist. The gig will be held in Oslo, Norway on 11 December (08), the day after the Nobel Prizes are presented.
Fact: Billy Joel, James Taylor, Brian Wilson and Feist are among the stars who will perform at a benefit concert for Sting and his wife Trudie Styler's Rainforest Foundation Fund at Carnegie Hall in New York City on 8 May (08).
Quote: "The Grammys weren't on my radar, so I assumed I wasn't on theirs." Cult singer/songwriter Feist was surprised to be nominated for four Grammy Awards.