SIA’S VIDEO FOR “CHANDELIER” OFFICIALLY “CERTIFIED” BY VEVO WITH
OVER 100 MILLION VIEWS
NOMINATED FOR 2 MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS INCLUDING “VIDEO OF THE YEAR”
HER BREAKTHROUGH SINGLE “CHANDELIER” CERTIFIED PLATINUM BY THE RIAA
(New York – August 15, 2014) Singer/songwriter/producer/massive hit maker Sia’s breakthrough video for her single “Chandelier” has been “CERTIFIED” by Vevo, having surpassed the over 100 Million views milestone, with over 112 million views to date. The groundbreaking video for “Chandelier” has also been nominated for 2 MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS including “Video of the Year” and “Best Choreography.” In addition, Sia’s single “Chandelier” has been certified platinum by the RIAA, having sold over a million tracks.
The video for “Chandelier” stars an incredibly compelling dance performance by Maddie Zeigler (age 11) of the Lifetime Television show Dance Moms, was directed by Sia and Daniel Askill, and choreographed by Ryan Heffington. Click here to watch “Chandelier.”
“Chandelier” is the current single from Sia’s #1 chart debuting album 1000 FORMS OF FEAR which peaked at #1 on the iTunes Album Chart in 47 countries across the globe including the US, UK, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, and more. Her chart-topping single “Chandelier” peaked at #1 on the iTunes singles chart in over 31 countries and debuted at #1 on Spotify’s Top Viral Chart, “and has been streamed nearly 60 million times, to date.
About Sia: Singer/songwriter/producer/massive hit maker Sia recently released her album 1000 FORMS OF FEAR (RCA Records/Monkey Puzzle Records) which debuted at #1 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart, her first ever #1 chart debuting album, which features her massive breakthrough single “Chandelier.” An astonishingly prolific hit maker and songwriter, Sia has penned several monster hits over the last few years. In 2013 alone, she’s crafted songs for pop icons including Rihanna (“Diamonds”), Katy Perry (“Double Rainbow”), Britney Spears (“Perfume”), Beyoncé (“Pretty Hurts”) and Celine Dion, as well as working with Kylie Minogue, Angel Haze, and executive producing label mate Brooke Candy’s forthcoming album and EP Opulence. Sia is also the featured vocalist on some of the most massive hits she has written for others including “Titanium” with David Guetta, “Beautiful Pain” with Eminem, and “Wild Ones” with Flo Rida.
About Vevo CERTIFIED: Vevo celebrates music videos that reach the 100 million views milestone with the CERTIFIED Award. Vevo’s video view counts represent the only definitive and official metric across all digital platforms. Vevo’s is the #1 music video platform with far-reaching scale and reach, including web, mobile/tablet and TV apps as well as its syndication partner sites like AOL, Yahoo and YouTube. Videos “CERTIFIED” by Vevo have achieved a similar milestone to that of the RIAA’s Gold and Platinum certification for audio.
Vevo is the world’s leading all-premium music video and entertainment platform with nearly seven billion monthly views globally. Vevo brings a library of 100,000 HD music videos, exclusive original programming and live concert performances to everyone on the planet who loves music. Viewers can watch on-demand through Vevo.com, the mobile web and apps for mobile/tablets and TVs, or through Vevo TV, the always-on broadcast-style linear music channels built by expert human programmers. Additionally, Vevo syndicates its catalogue to dozens of sites across the web giving music fans the option to view their favorite programming anywhere, anytime. It is Vevo’s massive scale and reach that has attracted more than 900 brand marketers around the globe since its launch in 2009.
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