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Scoop Oddity: Britney, Steve & The Pope

Following is an excerpt from Rolling Stone Magazine’s daily email news bulletin.

It would seem the leader of the Roman Catholic faith has supporters in high places, including Lord of The Rings star Liv Tyler’s father, Steve.

Scoop predicts the results will be truly inspirational.

Britney Spears, Steven Tyler Recite Prayers For Papal Album

A host of pop, rock and country stars -- including Britney Spears, Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler, and Faith Hill -- have recorded recitations of Pope John Paul II's prayers for Sony's upcoming inspirational "World Voice 2000" CD.

The disc, along with an accompanying DVD and book, are due in September.

"I was just trying to get the best of the best and I think I was somewhat successful," project organizer Rick Garson told Rolling Stone.

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