Pentatonix Talk "A Pentatonix Christmas"
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 09:18:25
Pentatonix are back with a new offering for the holiday season. Their new album, A Pentatonix Christmas released in time to help build the holiday spirit is currently sitting as the number one album on the iTunes download chart. Their cover of Leonard Cohen's “Hallelujah”, taken from the album, has hit almost 50 million plays on YouTube since it was released on October 21. And the album appears set to outsell each of their previous Christmas releases.
It's been a hell of a year for the quintet of Mitch Grassi, Scott Hoying, Kirstin Maldonado, Avi Kaplan and Kevin Olusola. They've been out on the road, with a tour that took them all around the world, they've been playing to some of the biggest crowds of their lives, and they still found time to record the new album.
ARTISTdirect's Christopher Friedmann caught up with Kevin Olusola to discuss the momentum behind the band, how best to preserve voices when out on the road, and what may be the best Christmas gift of all...
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