GROUP EARNS GRAMMY NOMINATION FOR BEST ARRANGEMENT, INSTRUMENTAL OR A CAPPELLA OF SMASH HIT MEDLEY “DAFT PUNK”
CONTINUES AT #1 ON BILLBOARD’S HOLIDAY ALBUM CHART FOR 7TH CONSECUTIVE WEEK
ALBUM #1 ON BILLBOARD’S DIGITAL ALBUM CHART & #2 ON BILLBOARD’S TOP 200 CHART FOR SECOND CONSECUTIVE WEEK
2015 “ON MY WAY HOME” TOUR DATES ALMOST SOLD OUT
SURPASSESS 7 MILLION SUBSCRIBERS ON THEIR YOUTUBE PAGE
December 11, 2014 – Grammy nominated Pentatonix have scored their first certified Gold album with That’s Christmas To Me. The album is currently #2 on Billboard’s Top 200 Chart with over 221,000 total album equivalent units. The album is also #1 on the Digital Albums Chart for the 2nd consecutive week as well as #1 on the Holiday Album Chart for the 7thconsecutive week and has sold over 615,000 albums in the US to date.
That’s Christmas To Me has become the biggest selling holiday album of the season. The album continues to remain #1 on Amazon’s CD and Digital Best Sellers list as well as remains in the Top 10 on Spotify’s Top album chart in the US. Their breakout track, “Mary, Did You Know?” also continues at #1 on Billboard’s Holiday 100 (for the second week) marking PTX the first act to top both charts concurrently since the Holiday 100 launched as multi-metric tabulation in December 2011.
Last Friday, PTX garnered their first Grammy nomination for Best Arrangement, Instrumental or A Cappella for their smash hit medley, “Daft Punk.” The group’s video for the epic, 7-song medley, has been viewed more than 105 million times on YouTube.
The group has released 6 videos in support of That’s Christmas To Me (“Dance of The Sugar Plum Fairy”, “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 6 videos have been viewed over 37.5 million times. Additionally the group has 4 albums on the Billboard Top 200 Chart this week (That’s Christmas To Me, PTXmas, PTX Vol. III and PTX Vol. I)
Last week, Pentatonix announced dates for their 2015 North American “On My Way Home” Tour. Tickets which are almost sold out are available now via http://ptxofficial.com/ with more dates to be announced soon.
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 (SOLD OUT)
3/3/15 – Orem, UT – Utah Valley University
3/7/15 – Minneapolis, MN – Orpheum Theater (SOLD OUT)
3/8/15 – Chicago, IL Chicago Theatre (SOLD OUT)
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 (SOLD OUT)
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 (SOLD OUT)
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 (SOLD OUT)
3/29/15 – Grand Prairie, TX – Verizon Wireless Theater
Consisting of vocalists Scott Hoying, Kirstin Maldonado and Mitch Grassi, vocal bass Avi Kaplan and beatboxer Kevin “K.O.” Olusola, Pentatonix have also recently released PTX Vol. III which has already released 4 music videos, yielding more than 30 million views. The group has eclipsed 7 million YouTube subscribers (more than both Avicii and Beyoncé), with more than 715 million cumulative 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