HandClap – the first single from Fitz and The Tantrums‘ new, self-titled album – has been certified Gold by the RIAA and has entered the Top 10 at Hot AC radio. It impacts Pop radio on December 5 and has already been added by SiriusXM’s Hits 1 Channel. The track has over 27 million plays on Spotify and views of the accompanying video exceed seven million.
Heard in Fiat’s Room With a View and Toy Car ads, HandClap topped Billboard & Clio’s Top TV Commercials chart for the months of May, June, August and September. The song was recently featured in promos for ABC’s American Music Awards. HandClap is featured in promos for Bravo’s Timber Creek Lodge, which premieres on December 5, in ESPN’s coverage of the 2016-17 College Basketball season and in the campaign introducing Amazon Music Unlimited. The band has performed the single on Jimmy Kimmel Live, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Good Morning America and the primetime shows Dancing With The Stars and America’s Got Talent.
HandClap entered the Top 5 at Alternative radio and has been followed by Roll Up, which is already in the Top 25 at the format and was recently heard in Shameless. View the animated Roll Up video HERE.
In other news, on Thursday, November 24, Fitz and The Tantrums will perform at the 90th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® in New York City, which is expected to attract 3.5 million spectators and more than 50 million television viewers. Their performance can be seen on the NBC telecast of the event. Also tune in Friday, December 2, at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT to watch Fitz and the Tantrums on AUDIENCE Network, DIRECTV Ch 239/U-verse Ch 1114.
Fitz and The Tantrums – Upcoming Tour Dates
22 – Minneapolis, MN @ Orpheum Theater (Come Get Your Love Tour) (sold out)