On the heels of their triumphant win of season two of the hit NBC a cappella competition series The Sing-Off, NAACP Image Award Nominated 5 member group Committed releases their Christmas EP HOME FOR CHRISTMAS (https://itun.es/us/qMc93) today on iTunes via Mixed Bag Entertainment/eOne Distribution. The 6-track EP release features holiday favorites “The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don’t Be Late),” “Do You Hear What I Hear,” “Have Yourself A Merry Christmas” among more.
Committed kicked off their “Home for Christmas” press and radio promotional tour this week with visits and interviews with Interactive One, Heed Magazine and forthcoming visits with NPR Morning Edition – the third most listened to radio station in the nation, CENTRIC’s Arise Entertainment 360 TV, BET.COM among more.
“We’re really proud of this project and we can’t wait for the world to enjoy it, states group member Theron “Therry” Thomas.
The group — Therry Thomas, Dennis Baptiste, Geston Pierre, Robert Pressley and Maurice Staple — began singing together in 2003, inspired by another a cappella group that originated at Forest Lake Academy and solidified their sound while at school at Oakwood University in Huntsville, AL.
Upon winning NBC’s “The Sing-Off,” reaching 9 million viewers weekly Committed earned a contract with Epic Records and released their debut album Committed which since has peaked at #3 on the Billboard Top Heatseekers chart, a Top 30 position on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart, and an impressive debut on the US Billboard 200 chart. The group garnered a 2012 NAACP Image Award nomination for ‘Outstanding New Artist.’