The Brooklyn based alternative electronic pop duo Marian Hill — Jeremy Lloyd [production/songwriting] and Samantha Gongol [vocals/songwriting] — have just unveiled the new music video for their recent single, “Down.” The track exploded in popularity after it was featured in the Apple AirPods Ad campaign featuring freestyle dancer, Lil’ Buck, who listens to the track while Memphis Jookin his way through the streets of Mexico City. “Down” has been #1 on the US Shazam Chart for the past month with the track also charting at 4 formats including Top 40 Radio where it’s leading the charge in the top 20 as well as the Alternative and Rhythm charts where it’s charting in the top 30 and Hot AC in the top 35.
Marian Hill has also just announced their first run of 2017 Tour Dates starting this May. In association with the charity organization Plus 1, 1 dollar from every Marian Hill ticket sold will be donated to Planned Parenthood, ACLU, or NRDC.
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05/22,Brooklyn Steel,Brooklyn, NY
05/25,9:30 Club,Washington, DC
05/30,St Andrews,Detroit, MI
06/01,First Avenue,Minneapolis, MN
06/02,Power and Light,Kansas City, MO
06/03,Ogden Theatre,Denver, CO
06/08,Crystal Ballroom,Portland, OR
06/11,Sun Radio Show,Philadelphia, PA
06/14,The Fonda Theatre,Los Angeles, CA
06/16,The Observatory North Park,San Diego, CA
06/17,The Observatory,Santa Ana, CA
Since the short film’s debut in January, “Down” has rocketed to #1 on the iTunes Electronic Single Chart and #3 on the overall iTunes Singles Chart. The album, ACT ONE also reached #1 on the iTunes Electronic Album Chart and peaked at #8 overall. This comes shortly after Marian Hill’s single with Lauren Jauregui of Fifth Harmony on their new track “Back To Me” which was also an instant hit that went to #1 on iTunes’ Electronic Top Songs Chart and reached Top 20 Overall.