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Saturday, December 31, 2022

Newsletter: Pentatonix and Lea Salonga hit YouTube Trending Charts with “Christmas In Our Hearts” music video


Their rendition of a Jose Mari Chan hit is part of Pentatonix’s new album, Holidays Around The World

Pentatonix (Photo credits: Jabari Jacobs)

Filipina Broadway superstar Lea Salonga has recently joined American a cappella group Pentatonix for the music video of “Christmas In Our Hearts.”

Released at the second weekend of the month, the visuals have garnered more than 640,000 views on its third day of release. It also sat inside the top 20 of YouTube’s Trending Music Charts and continues to gain traction on streaming and airplay.

The soaring ballad, which is a cover of a Jose Mari Chan hit, is part of Pentatonix’s sixth holiday album, Holidays Around The World. 

The acclaimed catalog brings their global vision back to life with collaborations featuring some of the most iconic pop artists and established idols from different parts of the world, including Chinese pianist Lang Lang, Congolese gospel singer Grace Lokwa, Lebanese singer Hiba Tawaji, Latin band La Santa Cecilia, Indian superstar Shreya Ghoshal, Japanese YouTubers HIKAKIN & SEIKIN, British a cappella ensemble The King’s Singers, and American superstar Meghan Trainor.

Lea Salonga

Apart from the music video release and a new album, the internationally renowned pop ensemble is set to embark on a global tour with multiple stops across North America and Asia. 

Just recently, Pentatonix talked to People Magazine about breaking boundaries in terms of making music. According to the five-piece group, they want to experience the “cultural differences in music” and explore working with artists outside their comfort country.

Pentatonix’s Holidays Around The World is now available on all digital music platforms via RCA Records/Sony Music Entertainment. 

Check out the music video of “Christmas In Our Hearts” here.


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