5 Seconds of Summer Premiere the Video for New Single 'Want You Back' Today
5 Seconds of Summer (5SOS) premiere the official video for their new single, “Want You Back” today on Vevo. The video was filmed in Los Angeles and directed by James Larese (Eminem, Fall Out Boy, Imagine Dragons). Watch it HERE.
“Want You Back” is 5SOS’ first new single in nearly two years and has already amassed over 55 million streams worldwide. After 18 months on the road in support of their No. 1 sophomore album Sounds Good Feels Good, the band has spent the last year living, writing and recording their new album in Los Angeles, set for release through Capitol Records later this year. 5SOS, who built a loyal and passionate fanbase playing shows around the world, has decided to take new music directly to their fans on the sold out 5SOS3 tour, which after a slew of European dates, will hit the U.S. on April 8thkicking off at Boston’s Paradise Rock Club. The tour includes an April 12th show at NYC’s Irving Plaza and an April 25th concert at the Belasco Theatre in Los Angeles.
Hailed as the “biggest new rock act in the world” by Rolling Stone, 5SOS is the only band (not vocal group) in history to see its first two full-length studio albums enter the Billboard 200 at No. 1. 5SOS’sself-titled debut album has sold more than three million units worldwide, with 1.5 million albums and more than 4.5 million single tracks sold in the U.S. alone. 2015’s Sounds Good Feels Good charted at No. 1 in 12 countries, including the U.S., the U.K. and Australia. “She’s Kinda Hot,” the album’s first single, topped the iTunes charts in 44 countries. 5SOS – comprising Luke Hemmings (vocals/guitar), Michael Clifford (vocals/guitar), Calum Hood (vocals/bass) and Ashton Irwin (vocals/drums) – has won an American Music Award, a People’s Choice Award, an iHeartRadio Music Award, five MTV European Music Awards, two ARIA Awards and an MTV Video Music Award.
5SOS3 U.S. TOUR DATES
4/8 Boston, MA Paradise Rock Club
4/9 Philadelphia, PA Theatre of Living Arts
4/10 Silver Spring, MD The Fillmore Silver Spring
4/12 New York, NY Irving Plaza
4/13 Toronto, ON The Danforth Music Hall
4/15 Minneapolis, MN Varsity Theater
4/16 Chicago, IL House of Blues Chicago
4/18 Nashville, TN Cannery Ballroom
4/19 Dallas, TX House of Blues Dallas
4/21 Houston, TX House of Blues Houston
4/23 Phoenix, AZ The Van Buren
4/25 Los Angeles, CA The Belasco Theater
4/26 San Diego, CA House of Blues San Diego
4/27 San Francisco, CA The Fillmore