The Chainsmokers To Host SiriusXM Show From N.Y. YouTube Space, September 22nd
September 21, 2016 at 12:02 PM (PT)
SIRIUSXM and YOUTUBE have announced that groundbreaking artist/producer duo THE CHAINSMOKERS will host a special edition of their SIRIUSXM show from the YOUTUBE SPACE in NEW YORK CITY on SEPTEMBER 22nd.
"The YOUTUBE EDM 15," which launched in NOVEMBER, 2014, is a weekly show featuring THE CHAINSMOKERS revealing the Top 15 trending electronic dance songs based on YOUTUBE viewership data. This special edition of "The YOUTUBE EDM 15," to be recorded live in front of an audience of SIRIUSXM subscribers, coincides with the second anniversary of the weekly show and the duo’s chart-topping success of their latest single “Closer.”
SIRIUSXM VP Electronic Programming GERONIMO commented: "We are thrilled to be continuing our successful multi-year collaboration with THE CHAINSMOKERS. They've proven to be exciting and original radio hosts while their music career has skyrocketed. This live event with YOUTUBE for SIRIUSXM subscribers is the next step in providing our listeners with unprecedented access to emerging superstars like THE CHAINSMOKERS.”
Added YOUTUBE Global Head Of Artist And Label Relations VIVIEN LEWIT: "Our collaboration with SIRIUSXM is rooted in our shared goal of supporting music from today's most popular artists and those who are on the rise. Together we're connecting more fans with artists they love and encouraging discovery of new music through first-time airplay for many emerging artists. As the voice of the YOUTUBE EDM15, THE CHAINSMOKERS have supported these artists week after week. We're excited to host them at the YOUTUBE SPACE NY and are thrilled by their current success, including their #1 position on the YOUTUBE MUSIC GLOBAL Top 100 chart."
The special edition of "The YOUTUBE EDM 15" will air on FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23rd at 8p (ET) on SIRIUSXM’s BPM, channel 51 and through the SIRIUSXM app on smartphones and other connected devices, as well as online at siriusxm.com. "The YOUTUBE EDM 15" with THE CHAINSMOKERS airs every FRIDAY at 8p (ET) on SIRIUSXM’s BPM channel.
THE CHAINSMOKERS also host a monthly show, "Nice Hair," on SIRIUSXM’s ELECTRIC AREA, channel 52, which features world premieres of new music, DJ mixes and interviews with other artists and airs the first THURSDAY of every month at 8p (ET).