Pentatonix announce Manchester show as part of their 2016 World Tour

Posted on 7 March 2016
By Khyle Deen
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Grammy Award winners Pentatonix will continue their world tour with dates announced in Europe and the United Kingdom. This will be the first time the group will headline shows since their 2015 sold out On My Way Home Tour (for an exclusive look behind the scenes check out their first ever documentary, On My Way Home, on Netflix) and since supporting Kelly Clarkson on her 2015 Piece By Piece summer tour.

The group will be touring in support of their self-titled debut studio album which debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Top 200 chart and is officially certified gold by the RIAA. Their successful holiday album, That’s Christmas To Me has been certified double platinum by the RIAA and features the Grammy winning track “Dance of the Sugarplum Fairy”.

UK TOUR DATES
25th May 2016 Birmingham, United Kingdom O2 Academy
26th May 2016 London, United Kingdom O2 Academy Brixton
28th May 2016 Manchester, United Kingdom Albert Hall

Since bursting onto the scene in 2011, Platinum selling recording artists Pentatonix have sold more than 2.8 million albums in the U.S. alone, won 2 Grammy Awards, sold out venues worldwide, have amassed over 1.4 billion views on their YouTube channel with over 10.1 million subscribers and appeared in the feature film Pitch Perfect 2. Their latest release, Pentatonix debuted at #1 on the Billboard Top 200 and Current Albums Chart and is certified gold by the RIAA. The first single, “Can’t Sleep Love” has over 18 million views on YouTube. The group’s holiday album, That’s Christmas To Me, is certified double platinum by the RIAA and features their recent 2016 Grammy winning track, “Dance of the Sugarplum Fairy.”

All 7 of their releases have peaked within the Top 5 on Billboard’s Digital Albums Chart with 6 of those releases reaching the Top 10 or higher on the Billboard Top 200 Album Chart. Most recently, the group received 2 gold certifications for their “Daft Punk” medley and cover of Imagine Dragons’ “Radioactive” ft. Lindsey Stirling. Their 2014 holiday album, That’s Christmas To Me has sold more than 1.7 million copies in the U. S. and was the 4th best-selling album of 2014. The group released their very first documentary (On My Way Home) which follows the quintet on their sold out 2015 North American Tour featuring behind-the-scenes footage, life performance and the making of their debut studio album, Pentatonix. The group is set to embark on their 2016 World Tour starting in April.

For More Information:
Official Website: http://ptxofficial.com/

YouTube Page: http://youtube.com/Ptxofficial

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Pentatonix

Apple Music: http://smarturl.it/PTXalbum 

Spotify: http://smarturl.it/PTXalbumS