R5’s “Sometime Last Night” Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard’s Pop Album Chart

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Hollywood Records’ pop/rock quintet R5 debuted at#1onBillboards Pop Album chart, #3 onBillboards Digital Album chart, #4 onBillboards Top Album Sales chart and #6 on theBillboard200 with new albumSometime Last Night.

The groove-heavy, guitar-drivenpop-rock album also hit #2 on the iTunes Pop chart and debuted Top 10 on iTunes in 23 countries. Leading up to the release social buzz was in high gear propelling Smile to #1 onBillboards Trending 140 chart and Dark Side to #4 last week afterBillboard.compremiered the track.

Mainly produced by Matt Wallace (Maroon 5, O.A.R., the Replacements) and co-produced by R5 guitarist Rocky Lynch,Sometime Last Nightmarks the evolution of R5 as a creative unit with band members writingor co-writing eight of the 11 tracks resulting ina selection of arena-sized pop songs shot through with gorgeously crafted melodies, electrifying harmonies, and lyrics culled from real-life stories the bands been through over the past few years.

In support of the release, the internationally-acclaimed band kicked off theirSometime Last Night2015-2016summer headlining tour on July 7, followed by a string of high profile television performances starting with their late night TV debut onJimmy Kimmel Live!, followed byGood Morning AmericaandLive with Kelly & Michael.

Congrats, R5!

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.

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