The Tenors – At The American Giving Awards
December 7th, 2012
VERVE RECORDING ARTISTS THE TENORS
CELEBRATE THE HOLIDAYS WITH GUEST PERFORMANCES AT:
THE L.A. TREE LIGHTING EVENT, 10TH ANNIVERSARY LA CONFIDENTIAL MAGAZINE PARTY,
THE DREAM FOUNDATION’S CELEBRATION OF DREAMS HONORING KATY PERRY,
DECEMBER PBS SPECIAL AND MORE
THE GROUP PERFORMS ON
DICK CLARK PRODUCTIONS’ 2ND ANNUAL AMERICAN GIVING AWARDS
SET TO AIR NATIONALLY ON NBC – SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8TH
(December 7, 2012 – New York, NY) – Multi-platinum-selling vocal group The Tenors (formerly known as The Canadian Tenors), have had a whirlwind holiday season beginning with a performance at the L.A. Live/NBC 4 Los Angeles Holiday Tree Lighting at Nokia Plaza with Barry Manilow, Cody Simpson, and others. The singers joined actors Jamie Foxx, Kerry Washington, and Hollywood’s brightest stars and executives to help Los Angeles Confidential Magazine celebrate 10 years in print. The Tenors were the featured musical guests of the evening. Earlier in the season, The Tenors performed at the 11th Annual Celebration of Dreams Gala, which honored Katy Perry, among others.
Fresh off their time in L.A. the group did an interview with famed talk show host, Jian Ghomeshi. The interview which took place in Canada is set to air in New York and Chicago as well. The Tenors are now preparing for a nationally televised performance on the 2nd Annual American Giving Awards – a joint venture between NBC, Dick Clark Productions, and JP Morgan Chase. The 2 hour long broadcast will honor six-time Oscar nominated, Emmy, Golden Globe, and Tony winning actress, Glenn Close with the AGA Leadership Award. The award show will be hosted by Joel McHale (NBC’s “Community,” “The Soup”) and will feature performances by The Tenors, Colbie Caillat, Darius Rucker, Natasha Bedingfield and more. Actors Anthony Anderson (Guys with Kids), Olivia Culpo (Miss USA 2012), Jenna Elfman (1600 Penn), Jenna Fischer (The Office), Jamie-Lynn Sigler (Guys with Kids) and Gary Sinise (CSI: NY) have been confirmed as presenters.
The Tenors album, LEAD WITH YOUR HEART powered to Top 3 on the Top Current Album Chart (behind Taylor Swift and Rod Stewart), #1 Classics/Crossover and #1 on Amazon.com following its October 30th debut in Canada. The group has recently signed a U.S. deal with multi-Grammy Award-winning producer David Foster, Chairman of Verve Music Group and is set for an early 2013 release. The Tenors will soon announce a 70-city North American tour – to include 45 U.S. cities – for Spring 2013.
Throughout the month of December, fans can catch The Tenors on their local PBS stations, as the group continues its highly successful PBS special. Keep track of The Tenors on Twitter: @TenorsMusic and follow them on Facebook during their upcoming international tour for the latest Tenors’ news and updates. www.tenorsmusic.com
ABOUT THE TENORS:
Since their inception, The Tenors have been thrilling audiences around the world with their powerful voices and memorable melodies. Blending classical music and contemporary pop, these singing sensations have achieved international success, showcasing their undeniable charm and diverse vocal styles. The music of Canadians Clifton Murray, Victor Micallef, Remigio Pereira, and Fraser Walters, is rich and soulful, with powerful anthems and beautiful melodies. Both their self-titled debut and holiday album (The Perfect Gift) have gone platinum in Canada and have been released in many countries around the world by Universal Music and its affiliates.