triple j Hottest 100: Tash Sultana #3 + #32 & Kingswood #48
Tash Sultana has come in at #3 in the Hottest 100 with her hit Jungle, with over 2.2 million votes cast this is a massive result for the Melbourne multi instrumentalist.
The triple j unearthed artist of the year also had her single Notion also came in at number 32. It’s been a career defining 12 months for Tash, with over 13 million streams on Spotify, topping the iTunes charts and selling out shows worldwide months in advance amongst some of her achievements.
Tash made a name for herself busking on the streets of Melbourne before having her homemade videos go viral on facebook getting millions of views & shows started selling out all over the world months in advance.
We couldn’t be more proud of Tash. 2017 has kicked off touring nationally with Laneway Festival and the rest will be spent recording her debut album & touring the world playing major festivals and headlining theatres. Tour dates and more info at www.tashsultana.com
Months before kicking off their triple j supported album tour, local lads Kingswood have taken out #48 in the triple j Hottest 100 with their single ‘Creepin’ off forthcoming album ‘After Hours, Close to Dawn’ (out March 3). The national album tour kicks off on March 23 and takes them right through to the end of April. Tour dates and more info at: www.kingswoodband.com
Special shoutout and congratulations Trophy Eyes who narrowly missed the countdown with their track ‘Chlorine’ voted in at #101. The placing continues to set the tone for a mega 2017, which has already seen the band hit the road Jimmy Eat World and sell out their own national tour on the strength 2016’s ARIA Top 10 album ‘Chemical Miracle’.