The popular video series that reveals teens' reactions to kitsch both current and retro, recently got to experience the vocal symphonics of aca-awesome a capella group Pentatonix. The group which first rose to fame on The Sing Off had the number 4 best selling album in 2014.
Said one teen of Pentatonix's musical skills, "The things they can do with just their voices is ridiculous." Ridiculous, indeed.
While most of the teens didn't know the group at first glance, all were blown away by what one described as "the real life pitch perfect."
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Mitch Grassi and Scott Hoying, who form 2/5 of the a capella group Pentatonix and also collaborate together under the name 'Superfruit,' are back with a new mash-up. This time the boys mash-up Taylor Swift's "Blank Space," Nick Jonas' "Jealous," and Ariana Grande's "Break Free" to tell a tale of discovering love, infidelity and ultimately freedom. The mash-up also features Broadway vet Shoshanna Bean (whom you may recall from Wicked).
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And in case you missed it, check out Superfruit's cover of Beyonce's last album in under 6 minutes HERE.
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YouTube has unveiled its video wrap up the memes, moments, and people that made 2014 featuring some of the year's biggest tracks remixed by DJ Earworm. Towleroad readers will likely recognize more than a face or two in this mega-mix that includes Tyler Oakley, Sam Tsui, Conchita Wurst and Pentatonix among many, many others.
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Which moment do you think will stand the test of time?
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The aca-awesome Pentatonix covers current hit "Rather Be" by Clean Bandit on their new album PTX Vol. III.
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The a capella group Pentatonix has debuted a new video that mashes up two songs that feature out gay singer Sam Smith, "La La La" and "Latch", to create an aca-awesome hybrid, "La La Latch."
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The a cappella fivesome group Pentatonix just dropped the video for their Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles-inspired tune "We Are Ninjas." It features the singers sporting the red, orange, blue and purple TMNT colors while dancing and singing in a gritty metropolis.
Michael Bay's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film hits theaters this Friday.
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