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Thursday, November 14, 2013
Pentatonix Shoots & Scores...Their First Top 10 Debut !
Pentatonix Scores Their
First Top 10 Debut with PTX Volume 2 on Billboard’s Top 200
That's right all you PTX
fans - Pentatonix has shot and scored their first Billboard Top 10
debut, coming in at number 10, for the very first time....
PTX Volume 2 features a
7-song Daft Punk medley, its video released via the group’s
YouTube Channel has already garnered 13 million views in its first
week. The iTunes version of the album alsofeatures a medley of the
Swedish House Mafia hits “Save The World” and “Don’t
Worry Child” as an iTunes album-only bonus track.
Watch “Save The World
/ Don’t Worry Child” Here: http://bit.ly/SHMCptx
“We knew from the start that PTX Vol 2 would do well, but the reception the album has received has greatly exceeded our expectations,” said Madison Gate Records executive Shelly Bunge. “This just goes to show that there continues to be a strong market for innovative and cutting-edge a cappella music and Pentatonix is leading the way.” Shelly Bunge – Executive In Charge for Madison Gate Records
Pentatonix will also release a deluxe version of PTXmas, titled PTXmas (Deluxe Edition), with 2 bonus tracks on Tuesday, November 19 via Madison Gate Records. The Deluxe Edition holiday album will include brand new recordings of “Little Drummer Boy” and “Go Tell It On The Mountain.”
Pentatonix kicked off their PTX Volume 2 release week with a performance on Ellen. The performance can be seen here: http://www.ellentv.com/2013/11/04/pentatonix-performs-evolution-of-beyonce/ The group was also featured on CNN Headline News http://www.hlntv.com/video/2013/11/08/cappella-pentatonix-sing and on
ABC World News with Diane Sawyer in the highly coveted “Persons of the Week” segment. Click here to watch:http://abcnews.go.com/WNT/video/amazing-success-story-testament-giving-20834572 Next up, Pentatonix is set to perform on The Queen Latifah Show December 9.
Pentatonix are currently overseas on their very first – and completely sold out – European tour. The group have also announced dates for their upcoming North American headline tour. The initial run of dates will begin February 4, 2014 and go through April 2014, and will include shows at The Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles, as well as, at Oakland’s Fox Theater and New York City’s Beacon Theatre. All tickets and limited VIP Packages – including meet & greets, access to soundcheck, exclusive merchandise and even a private performance – are available at http://www.ptxofficial.com/tour.
Online, the Pentatonix
YouTube channel boasts over 180 million views, buoyed by more than2.2
Million subscribers, and is one of the Top 100 most subscribed-to
music channels. The group also has more than 600,000 Facebook fans
and nearly 160,000 Twitter followers.
Of Music” Here: http://bit.ly/EvolutionPTX
Full track listing for
PTX Vol 2