SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- They're young, they're fresh, they're attracting adoring fans around the world and now Mindless Behavior is #1 as All Around the World (Streamline/Conjunction/Interscope) debuted this week at the top spot on Billboard's Top R&B /Hip Hop Albums Chart. The sophomore album from the irresistibly engaging teen R&B/Pop quartet also rocketed to #6 on Billboard's Top 200 Albums chart.
In just the last two weeks, the energy and excitement surrounding Mindless Behavior has stretched from "BET's 106 & Park" when Prodigy, Princeton, Ray Ray and Roc Royal took over an entire episode and hundreds of fans lined the streets outside the New York studio to "Good Morning America" where they performed the album's lead single, "Keep Her on the Low." On the West Coast, more than 1,500 screaming fans recently caught their exuberant outdoor performance at 5 Towers at Universal CityWalk in Los Angeles, which was sponsored by Target.
Meanwhile, Mindless Behavior's full-length documentary and concert movie Mindless Behavior: All Around the World opened on March 15 exclusively at AMC Theatres® through the AMC Independent program. Produced by leading YouTube channel AwesomenessTV, the documentary and concert movie provides a fascinating look at the group. Beginning March 22, AMC will expand the movie to screen in approximately 34 additional theaters.
The All Around the World album features production from hit makers Walter Millsap (Beyonce, Timbaland, Alicia Keys), Sean Garrett (Britney Spears, Nicki Minaj), Rob Wells (Justin Bieber, Adam Lambert), Ester Dean (Rihanna, Katy Perry) and more. Mindless Behavior's 2011 debut album #1 Girl debuted in the Top 10 on the Top 200 Albums chart, selling more than 290,000 copies and spinning off sales of more than 5.5 million ringtones and 845,000 singles while racking up over 160 million views on YouTube.
For more information on Mindless Behavior, please visit www.mindlessbehavior.com.
To view the trailer for Mindless Behavior: All Around The World, please visit: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=946ZV0NS3pE.
SOURCE Interscope Geffen A&M