2CELLOS – Video of The Week
2CELLOS is Luka Sulic and Stjepan Hauser, A Croatian cello duo whose famous for their unique covers of such artists as AC/DC, Avicii, Michael Jackson, etc. Furthermore, they’ve managed to become one of the most exciting classical crossover acts around. Also, proving that they’re very adept at all things classical. I also think that they’re just music geeks like the rest of us!
Signed to Sony Masterworks since 2011, they release four albums and play instrumental arrangements of well-known pop and rock songs. As well as classical and film music. Along with their musical maturity along with their growing fame has led them to participate in major television shows.
Like Ellen DeGeneres, Monday Night Football, the world-famous Glee series. Along with Good Morning America, TODAY Show. And even an invitation to take part in Elton John’s world tour. Below they are doing Trooper as a tribute to Iron Maiden. As you can see these guys take cellos to new heights!
What These Guys Have Accomplished
In the decade since their start in 2011 and over the course of five studio albums. 2CELLOS have also amassed a staggering one billion audio streams, 1.3 billion YouTube views. And twenty million followers across social media. Furthermore, selling one million tickets to their live concerts.
2CELLOS have filled legendary venues across multiple continents. Including New York’s Radio City Music Hall, London’s Royal Albert Hall, The Olympia in Paris, Tokyo’s Budokan. And The Sydney Opera House.
With their lengthy list of star collaborations which includes sharing the stage and recording with musical legends across every genre. From rock titans like Steven Tyler, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Queens of the Stone Age.
Along with pop royalty like Sir Elton John, George Michael, Skye Ferreira, and Naya Rivera. Also as well as prolific geniuses including opera tenor Andrea Bocelli, pianist Lang Lang, and guitarist Steve Vai. Also, releasing their sixth studio album and celebrating their tenth anniversary as a group.
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