MUSIC NEWS: Pentatonix Score Gold Record and Grammy Nomination

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.


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