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Mini Countryman Open Air - Web Exclusive

Timbaland and country singer Michelle Branch at the 'Mini Countryman Open Air' event.

Jun 9, 2010

MINI COUNTRYMAN LAUNCHED BY TIMBALAND TRACK "GETAWAY".

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Timbaland headlines with Michelle Branch at 'MINI Countryman Open Air'.

Last night, among the green fields of Mudchute Farm and against the back-drop of the London skyline, celebrations took place for the launch of the new Mini Countryman. It culminated in world-exclusive performances by megastar producer, Timbaland and country singer Michelle Branch at the 'Mini Countryman Open Air' event.

Their single 'Getaway' - which received its first-ever live outing is set to be released this summer by Warner Music.

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The collaboration between one of the world's most prolific artist/producers and a country singer/songwriter merged the 'urban meets country themes associated with the new Mini Countryman.

From on-site graffiti artists to VIP guests wandering around, the 'Mini Countryman Open Air' lived up to the brand's quirky spirit.

Warm-up acts came in the form of 'folktronica' musician James Yuil and Hot Chip's Joe Goddard spinning the wheels for the lively crowd, before George Lamb brought Michelle Branch on-stage for her showcase of stellar pop-tinged modern country.

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As well as the exclusive Mini Countryman song 'Getaway' making its world debut in London, the Countryman also had a starring role in the world exclusive preview for the track's music video.

Closing the night's exciting mini festival, Timbaland rocked everyone outdoors with his best known tracks including "Sexy Back" and "Promiscuous Girl."

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