The former Stone Roses singer will choose 25 of his favourite tracks...

IAN BROWN is to release a compilation album of his favourite dance music.

According to the official Ian Brown website, [url=]www.ianbrown-online.co.uk, Brown will compile approximately 25 of his favourite dance tracks for the as-yet-untitled project. Brown will also write the sleevenotes for the record, which is set for release in spring.

In other news, Ian Brown is mixing tracks for his third studio album, co-produced by longtime collaborator Dave McCracken. The album, currently untitled, is also expected in spring.