British rockers You Me At Six’s fourth album, “Cavalier Youth” has landed at No. 1 on the U.S. Alternative New Artist Albums Chart and No.1 Heatseekers on the New Artist Chart. This international breakthrough follows just a few days after “Cavalier Youth” earned the No.1 spot on the U.K. charts, bumping Ellie Goulding’s “Halcyon Days” to No. 2 and beating out Beyonce, whose self-titled release rounds out the top three. The follow-up to three certified-gold albums, “Cavalier Youth” has solidified the band as one of the UK’s biggest rock bands this decade, and has landed them on the North American map in a big way. Recently partnering with North American label,Prospect Park, for the album release, You Me At Six have been candid about their eagerness to return to the States, hinting at possibility of a North American tour on the horizon. Purchase “Cavalier Youth” on iTunes here: http://bit.ly/CYiTunes. For more information: http://www.youmeatsix.co.uk/
About the band’s crossover success in the US, lead vocalist Josh Franceschi says, “Having a number one record in the UK this week has been a dream come true. To be Number one in the US New Artists Chart is incredible for us, and a huge step on from our previous releases.” He continues, “Such an exciting start to a year which we intend to work very hard in the US and Canada.”
Their list of UK accomplishments include three Gold-Certified albums, three of which reached Top 5 on the UK Album chart, selling out Wembley Arena, and charting 10 singles on Radio 1’s A-List. And after their recent sold our US tour and rave reviews about “Cavalier Youth” pouring in at unstoppable speed, UK’s biggest rock band You Me At Six is shattering borders and proving that their music carries its weight across the globe – and the fans have never been more ready.
“We spent six months of 2013 in North America and it is truly our second home,” says Franceschi. “Our US and Canadian fans can expect to see a lot more of us in 2014.”