For the first time in Billboard history, an UNSIGNED teen rock band with NO RADIO play topped Billboard’s 2011 HOT 100 Physical CD Singles Sales Chart with their first THREE singles charting at #1, #3 and #4 positions. This band is called New Hollow.
The band’s first single, “SiCK,”released on 11.1.10, debuted at #1 in its first week. According to Billboard,“SiCK” sold more physical CD singles in 2 weeks than all other artists for the entire year of 2010. The band’s first single sold over 140,000+ in less than 6 weeks, making New Hollow #1 in Physical CD Single Sales for all of 2010. Together the first two singles have sold approximately 300,000 copies collectively.
Their third single, “Airplanes” is a cover of the original B.O.B. song featuring Hayley Williams from Paramore and highlights the unique rapping abilities of the drummer, Chad. New Hollow’s singles “SiCK”, Boyfriend” and “Airplanes” are available on iTunes and in Justice Stores nationwide and through all digital retailers.
We’re totally lovin’ New Hollow’s music and their new video “She Ain’t You.” Check it out above.