Victoria Duffield Scores Top 10 Radio Hit With Debut Single November 23 2011
Ã¢€˜SHUT UP AND DANCEÃ¢€™ VIEWED HALF A MILLION TIMES ON YOUTUBE
Warner Music recording artist Victoria Duffield's debut single, Shut Up and Dance, is an undisputed hit!
The track from the Abbotsford, BC, singer-dancer-songwriter reached the Top 10 on the Canadian CHR/Top 40 radio charts last week after only eight weeks, making Shut Up and Dance the fastest debut single by a Canadian artist to reach the Top 10 in more than two years. Shut Up and Dance is also No. 1 on the Canadian Emerging Artists chart and No. 2 on the overall Canadian Artists chart.
The music video for Shut Up and Dance has been viewed over 500,000 times on YouTube and is Top 20 at MuchMusic, while the single has reached Top 15 at iTunes.
Victoria will perform Shut Up and Dance and her cover of Last Christmas on MuchMusic's New Music Live this Friday, November 25, and on Toronto's Breakfast Television on Monday, November 28.
Fans in Toronto can catch Victoria performing at the tree lighting ceremony at Nathan Phillips Square this Saturday, Nov. 26 at 6:45 PM. On the same day in Mississauga, Victoria will perform as part of Celebration SquareÃ¢€™s tree lighting festivities, which begin at 7 PM. On Tuesday, November 29 at 7 PM, Victoria will perform during Mix 97Ã¢€™s Prime Time Holiday Special at the Empire Theatre in Belleville, Ontario.
For more information and interview requests:
Adam Gonshor, Warner Music Canada