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5 Musician/Food Collabs You Need to Know About This Week

Lady Gaga
Norbert Schoerner

Lady Gaga

As the weather outside quickly turns frightful, there’s one thing that might help keep you going: snacks!

Musicians partnering with brands isn't new, but nothing warms our foodie hearts like the type of collab you can eat. (Or drink, if you’re of legal age.) So Billboard is rounding up five exciting -- and edible -- artist-curated products that will definitely sell out quickly, with all of the details on how and where you can cop them.

From Lady Gaga’s new partnership with Oreo to Questlove teaming up with Scotch whisky distillery The Balvenie, here are all of the latest music collabs you need to know about in the food and beverage worlds.


Lady Gaga x Oreo

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Lady Gaga Oreos

What it is: Yas, Mother Monster is releasing Chromatica-inspired pink-and-green cookies! Fans can sign up here for the Lady Gaga x Oreo Stan Club to be notified about when the cookies hit stores. There’s even a contest where you can win Gaga swag and experiences, like a concert and meet-and-greet; check back here on Dec. 15 for more.

When it’s on sale: January 2021 (exact date TBD)

Where to buy: Convenience stores where Oreos are sold

What it’ll cost: $5.19 (suggested retail price)

Billie Joe Armstrong x Oakland Coffee Works

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Green Day Special Vinyl and Coffee Bundle.

What it is: Green Day’s coffee company Oakland Coffee Works is offering a bundle that would be perfect for a holiday gift. The New Subscriber Vinyl Bundle includes a variety of Oakland Coffee roasts, as well as a Special Edition 7” Translucent Electric Pink Vinyl of Billie Joe Armstrong’s No Fun Mondays.

When it’s on sale: Available to purchase now

Where to buy: Oakland Coffee Works

What it’ll cost: $69.99 for the first month's shipment for new subscribers, or $84.99 for the bundle without a subscription

Questlove x The Balvenie Scotch

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Balvenie 14yr

What it is: Questlove has inked a multiyear collaborative partnership with The Balvenie, and their first project together is a limited run of The Balvenie x Questlove Holiday Gift Boxes. The bundle includes a savory and sweet snack selection, a set of Glencairn glasses, and a set of coasters and cocktail napkins designed by The Roots frontman.

When it’s on sale: Dec. 7

Where to buy: Goldbelly

What it’ll cost: $250

Mariah Carey x Mariah’s Cookies

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Mariah's Cookies

What it is: The Queen of Christmas has launched her virtual Mariah’s Cookies brand, which can be delivered to your doorstep in time for the holidays. Flavors include Chocolate Chunk, Triple Chocolate Chunk, Heath Bar, Lemon Cooler and Spiced Oatmeal Raisin, with three very special holiday flavors: White Chocolate Cranberry, Pumpkin and Gingerbread.

When it’s on sale: Dec. 4

Where to buy: Mariah’s Cookies

What it’ll cost: Varies

Jimmy Buffett x Morgenstern's

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Jimmy Buffet's Wino and I Know Morgenstern's Ice Cream

What it is: NYC-based scoop shop Morgenstern's has rolled out "Flavors You Don't Know by Heart," a limited-edition pint collection in collaboration with Jimmy Buffett. Morgenstern's will donate a percentage of sales to Buffett’s charitable foundation Singing for Change.

When it’s on sale: Available to purchase now

Where to buy: Morgenstern’s

What it’ll cost: $114 for four pints shipped, or $64 for pickup at Morgenstern's in person