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Cody Simpson's Surfers Paradise Debuts at #2 in Canada!
July 24 2013

Australian superstar to meet fans today in Toronto at HMV 333 Yonge St. at 3:00pm

For immediate release – Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Australian superstar Cody Simpson arrives in Toronto today to the news that his new album, Surfers Paradise has debuted at #2 in Canada according to figures provided by Nielsen Soundscan, a service that calculates actual physical and digital sales of albums and singles. The album also debuted at #10 in the United States. Cody will celebrate his accomplishment with fans at an autograph session at Toronto’s hmv Superstore, 333 Yonge St. beginning at 3:00pm today (July 24).

Fresh off a headlining Canadian tour that featured a sold out show at Toronto’s Massey Hall, Atlantic recording artist Cody Simpson returned to Canada this week as the opening act for Justin Bieber including tomorrow night’s show at Toronto’s Air Canada Centre.

Surfers Paradise features 8 tracks including the first single “Pretty Brown Eyes” that has already been certified gold for digital sales in Canada.

Simpson has spent much of the past year on the road, including his currently ongoing North American headline tour which comes to NYC’s Best Buy Theater, with a sold out show, this Thursday, July 18th and is set to wrap July 20th at Boston’s House of Blues. From there, Cody will rejoin Justin Bieber’s world-conquering Believe Tour for a series of sold out shows in such cities as Toronto, Detroit, Newark, Brooklyn, Jacksonville, Tampa, Atlanta, and Washington, DC. In November, Simpson and Bieber will partner once again for a hugely anticipated tour of Cody’s beloved Australia – for up-to-the-minute tour and ticket information, please visit

With over 5.1 million Twitter followers, more than 5 million Facebook likes, and an astonishing 141 million YouTube views, 16-year-old Cody Simpson is a true pop sensation. The Queensland, Australia-born singer/songwriter arrived on the scene in 2010 and quickly made a name for himself via a series of singles and videos as well as innumerable TV and concert appearances.