#1 ON BILLBOARD’S HOLIDAY CHART FOR 6TH CONSECUTIVE WEEK
NEW VIDEO FOR “DANCE OF THE SUGAR PLUM FAIRY” RELEASED VIA YOUTUBE
PERFORMANCE ON CHRISTMAS IN ROCKEFELLER CENTER TONIGHT
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – December 3, 2014 – Fresh off performances on The Today Show and Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, vocal sensations Pentatonix have announced dates for their 2015 North American “On My Way Home” Tour. The tour takes its name from one of the group’s original songs off of their recent release PTX Vol. III and is set to kick off with 2 nights at Oakland, CA’s Fox Theater on February 25th and 26th. Tickets will be available for sale to the general public starting Friday, December 5th via http://ptxofficial.com/ with more dates to be announced soon.
Dominating the charts, Pentatonix’s That’s Christmas To Me has become the biggest holiday album of the season. The album is currently #2 on the Billboard 200 with over 227,000 total album equivalent units and marks a chart high for the group. They are also #1 on the Digital Albums Chart as well as #1 on the Holiday Album Chart for the 6th consecutive week. The album has sold over 405,000 albums in the US to date. That’s Christmas To Me is currently #1 on Amazon’s CD and Digital Best Sellers list as well as Top 3 on iTunes Main Albums Chart. On Spotify, the album is currently in the Top 10 on the Spotify top album list in the US. Additionally, the album peaked at #1 on iTunes in over 10 countries including the US, Canada and Norway.
Their first holiday release PTXMAS (2013) continues at #5 Billboard’s Holiday Albums Chart causing for 2 albums in the Top 5 on the chart. PTXMAS also lands in the Top 10 on Amazon’s CD Best Sellers List and #2 on iTunes Holiday Chart.
Yesterday, PTX premiered the music video for “Dance of The Sugar Plum Fairy” the 6th music video in support of That’s Christmas To Me. The group has also released, “White Winter Hymnal,” “Winter Wonderland / Don’t Worry Be Happy” ft. Tori Kelly, “Mary, Did You Know?”, “Silent Night” and their original song and title track, “That’s Christmas To Me”. All five videos have been viewed over 27 million times.
2015 North American “On My Way Home” Tour Dates
2/25/15 Oakland, CA Fox Theater
2/26/15 Oakland, CA Fox Theater
2/28/15 Las Vegas, NV The Chelsea Theater at the Cosmopolitan
3/1/15 Anaheim, CA City National Grove of Anaheim
3/3/15 Orem, UT Utah Valley University
3/7/15 Minneapolis, MN Orpheum Theater
3/8/15 Chicago, IL Chicago Theatre
3/9/15 Chicago, IL Chicago Theatre
3/11/15 Toronto, ON The Sound Academy
3/12/15 Toronto, ON The Sound Academy
3/14/15 Atlantic City, NJ Borgata Event Center
3/15/15 Wallingford, CT Toyota Oakdale Theatre
3/16/15 Boston, MA Agganis Arena
3/18/15 New York, NY The Theater at Madison Square Garden
3/19/15 Fairfax, VA Patriot Center
3/21/15 Atlanta, GA The Tabernacle
3/22/15 Tampa, FL Busch Gardens Tampa | FREE SHOW with park admission
3/25/15 Houston, TX Bayou Music Center
3/26/15 Austin, TX ACL Live at The Moody Theater
3/28/15 Tulsa, OK Brady Theater
3/29/15 Grand Prairie, TX Verizon Wireless Theater
Pentatonix consists of lead vocalists Scott Hoying, Kirstie Maldonado, and Mitch Grassi, vocal bass Avi Kaplan and beatboxer Kevin “K.O.” Olusola. Their new holiday album, That’s Christmas To Me debuted at #9 on The Billboard Top 200 Album Chart making this the 2nd album (first one being PTX Vol. III) in a month and 4th album in less than a year to debut Top 10 on the chart. The group released 4 music videos in support of the PTX Vol. III, “Problem”, “La La Latch”, “Papaoutai” ft. Lindsey Stirling and “Rather Be” which have been viewed over 31 million times. Having recently eclipsed 6.8 million subscribers and over 685 millioncumulative views, the PTXOfficial YouTube page is currently the 14th most subscribed-to music channel, having surpassed the subscriber totals of both Adele and Beyoncé. Their music video for “Daft Punk” has recently surpassed 100 million views.
Official Website: http://ptxofficial.com/
YouTube Page: http://youtube.com/Ptxofficial
Purchase PTX Vol. III: http://smarturl.it/PTXVol3
Listen to PTX Vol. III on Spotify: http://smarturl.it/PTXVol3Spot
That’s Christmas To Me iTunes: http://smarturl.it/PTXtctmiT
That’s Christmas To Me Amazon: http://smarturl.it/PTXtctmAm
Listen to That’s Christmas To Me on Spotify: http://smarturl.it/PTXmasSp