APR 23 2015
(New York, New York) WALK THE MOON’s #1 smash hit “Shut Up and Dance” is certified platinum, currently #2 on iTunes Top Songs Chart and #2 on this week’s Billboard Digital Songs and Digital Tracks Charts. The track has been streamed over 78 million times globally and is #11 on the Spotify US Chart. Not long after its release “Shut Up and Dance” reached #1 at alternative rock radio and has now crossed over into the top 10 on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart. The alt pop band’s sophomore album “TALKING IS HARD” has also climbed into the top 20 on the Billboard Top 200 Albums Chart. WALK THE MOON will be performing their chart topping hit “Shut Up and Dance” on NBC’s The Voice on May 12th.
WALK THE MOON has performed “Shut Up and Dance” on Late Night With Seth Meyers, Jimmy Kimmel Live, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and most recently on The Today Show (WATCH HERE).
The band, known for their explosive live show, has been on the road for the past month on their almost entirely sold out TALKING IS HARD TOUR. “A polished and highly energetic sold-out show,” wrote The Village Voice about their sold out Terminal 5 show in New York. Tickets can be purchased at www.walkthemoonband.com.
Please see dates for 2015 "TALKING IS HARD TOUR" below:
April 24 - Nashville, TN - Cannery - SOLD OUT
April 25 - Atlanta, GA - Tabernacle - SOLD OUT
April 26 - Tampa, FL - State Theatre - SOLD OUT
April 27 - Ft. Lauderdale, FL - Revolution
April 29 - New Orleans, LA - House of Blues
April 30 - Houston, TX - House of Blues - SOLD OUT
May 1 - Dallas, TX - The Southside Ballroom - SOLD OUT
May 2 - Austin, TX - Stubb's - SOLD OUT
May 4 - Tulsa, OK - Cain's - SOLD OUT
May 6 - Albuquerque, NM - Sunshine Theatre
May 7 - Tucson, AZ - Rialto
May 9 - Las Vegas, NV - House of Blues
May 10 - Camden, NJ - Radio 104.5 Birthday Show
June 5 - Cincinnati, OH - Bunbury Music Festival
June 9 - Dover, DE - Firefly Music Festival
June 26 - Columbus, OH - LC Pavillion
August 3 - Omaha, NE - Sumtur Amphitheatre
August 6 - Morrison, CO - Red Rocks Amphitheatre
August 8 - Salt Lake City, UT - The Complex
August 10 - Seattle, WA - Marymoore Park Concerts
September 24 - New York, NY - Central Park SummerStage
APR 22 2015
Christina Aguilera begins her three episode run guest starring as Jade St. John on ABC’s Nashville. Tune in at 10pm ET and watch a sneak peek of tonight’s episode here.
APR 22 2015
MUSIC SUPERSTAR BRITNEY SPEARS MAKES THE WORLDWIDE TELEVISION DEBUT OF “PRETTY GIRLS” FEATURING IGGY AZALEA ON THE “2015 BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS”
Fun performer facts include:
• Six-time Billboard Music Award winner Britney Spears has charted six No. 1 albums on the Billboard 200 and five No. 1 songs on the Billboard Hot 100. Among her hit singles are the No. 1 smashes "…Baby One More Time," "Womanizer," "3" and "Hold It Against Me." She has sold 33.1 million albums in the United States, according to Nielsen Music.
• In the past year, Iggy Azalea became the first act since The Beatles to chart at Nos. 1 and 2 simultaneously on the Billboard Hot 100 chart with their first two hits. Those songs -- "Fancy," and Ariana Grande's "Problem," featuring Azalea -- were the first of six top 40 hits for the rapper, who later scored with tracks like "Black Widow" and "Beg for It." When Azalea's debut album The New Classic debuted on the Billboard 200 chart, it was the highest-charting rap album by a woman in nearly three years. This year, Iggy is a finalist in 11 categories with 12 entries, competing against herself for Top Rap Song for her hits “Fancy” featuring Charli XCX and “Black Widow” featuring Rita Ora.
ABOUT “2015 BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS”
The “2015 Billboard Music Awards” are set to return to ABC and will be broadcast live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, May 17 at 8:00pm ET/PT. The show will showcase this year’s hottest and biggest music stars. Billboard Music Awards finalists are based on key fan interactions with music, including album and digital songs sales, radio airplay, streaming, touring and social interactions on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Spotify and other popular online destinations for music. These measurements are tracked year-round by Billboard and its data partners, including Nielsen Music and Next Big Sound. The awards are based on the reporting period of March 10, 2014 through March 8, 2015. The “2015 Billboard Music Awards” is produced by dick clark productions. Allen Shapiro, Mike Mahan, Mark Bracco, Barry Adelman and Robert Deaton are Executive Producers.
APR 22 2015
OverDoz. & A$AP Ferg bring the roof down in their new video for "F**k Yo' DJ". Check out the premiere on Pitchfork.
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