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Arlington's Pentatonix Produces A Holiday Gift: A Viral 'Drummer Boy' Video

By ERIC AASEN


Pentatonix, a group with Arlington roots, has performed another song that's gone viral.
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Pentatonix, the a capella group with Arlington roots, has produced a holiday video that’s gone viral. The group performs “Drummer Boy,” which has been viewed more than 8 million times on YouTube. NPR’s Morning Edition explored the group on a recent program. “Pentatonix is a five-person singing group that formed to compete in the NBC a cappella competition show 'The Sing-Off.' Three of its members were friends from high school, but the full group met for the first time just hours before the show to rehearse. Pentatonix ended up winning the competition.”

Here’s the holiday video: