will.i.am. is getting ready to debut a new single called, “Reach For The Stars,” today at 4PM Eastern Standard Time. The artist/producer isn’t going to premiere the song with Ryan Seacrest, Perez Hilton, Funkmaster Flex, or anybody like that. will.i.am. will debut his song with NASA. From Mars.
According to NASA, the team that successfully landed the Mars Curiosity rover earlier this month will explain to students the mission and the technology behind the song’s interplanetary transmission. will.i.am will then premiere “Reach for the Stars,” a new composition about the singer’s passion for science, technology, and space exploration.
The Black Eyed Peas frontman’s i.am.angel Foundation, has partnered with Discovery Education of Silver Spring, Md., a provider of digital resources to kindergarten through grade 12 classrooms, will provide new science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics initiatives featuring NASA assets including the Mars Curiosity Rover.
The event will be streamed on the agency’s website and broadcast on NASA TV.
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