New York, NY (August 30, 2016) – Drew Michael is set to debut Funny to Death on Comedy Central Records. The album is a companion release to the premiere of Drew’s episode of “The Half Hour” this Friday, September 2 at 12:30amEST. Funny to Death will be available on Spotify, Amazon MP3, Google Play, Apple Music and all other streaming and download services and can be pre-ordered on iTunes now.
Recorded live at the Comedians You Should Know showroom in Chicago, Funny to Death is a journey through the mind of Drew Michael. Exploring topics from manifestos to marriage, depression to (not) drinking, Drew’s unrelenting honesty is a guiding light in a dark world.
In 2013, Drew’s debut album Lovely hit #1 on iTunes Comedy Charts, and he was named a New Face at the Montreal Just For Laughs Festival the following year. The Chicago-born and New York-based comedian also hosts a popular weekly podcast “I Might Be Wrong.”
The fifth season of “The Half Hour” also features sets from Cy Amundson, Erik Bergstrom, Ahmed Bharoocha, Matthew Broussard, Naomi Ekperigin, Nate Fernald, Noah Gardenswartz, Emily Heller, Martha Kelly, Joe Machi, Aparna Nancherla, Jacqueline Novak, Mike Recine, Ramon Rivas II, Ali Siddiq, and Nick Turner.
Comedy Central Records is home to the biggest names in stand-up with albums from top comedians Amy Schumer, Daniel Tosh, Kevin Hart, Aziz Ansari, Hannibal Buress, Louis C.K., Jim Gaffigan, Tracy Morgan, Patton Oswalt, Nate Bargatze, John Mulaney, Marc Maron, Natasha Leggero, Chris Hardwick, and more.