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by BWW News Desk
Singer, songwriter, pop star CHRIS WALLACE breaks into the Top 25 on the Top 40 radio charts with the infectious and propulsive dance hit "Remember When (Push Rewind)." CHRIS will make his national late night TV debut TONIGHT, Tuesday, January 22 on ABC-TV's "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"
The buzz keeps growing for WALLACE as the official music video for "Remember When (Push Rewind)" was added this week to VH1-TV's regular rotation. The video--which is approaching one million views--follows CHRIS as he goes back in time to repair an off-course relationship. Watch the video here. In other exciting news, CHRIS will also appear and perform on Mario Lopez's nationally syndicated radio show "On with Mario Lopez," airing in early February, and make his Los Angeles performance debut when he takes the stage Tuesday, January 29 at the House Of Blues on the Sunset Strip as support for U.K. pop star Olly Murs.
2012 was marked with several massive career highlights for WALLACE, including having "Remember When (Push Rewind)" added to the regular rotation at the #1 Top 40 radio station in the country, New York's Z100. Early on Entertainment Weekly took notice of the "punchy pop sheen" (8/7/12) of "Remember When (Push Rewind)." They went on to hail Push Rewind as "the best pop album you probably haven't discovered yet." (10/19/12) iTunes also affirmed massive support of WALLACE and featured his album on the "What's Hot" list, housed on the store's homepage, and prominently on the front Pop page. In their look back at the year in music, iTunes not only selected "Remember When (Push Rewind)" as one of the Best Songs of 2012, but also named Push Rewind as the Breakthrough Pop Album of 2012 and one of the Best Albums of 2012, alongside the likes of Taylor Swift, One Direction, Katy Perry, Pink, Bruno Mars, Maroon 5, Rihanna, Carly Rae Jepsen and Alicia Keys.
The Indiana native also made his national TV debut on VH1's "Big Morning Buzz Live" 11/13 when WALLACE and his band performed "Remember When (Push Rewind)." Watch the performance now here. The response was so enthusiastic that VH1 launched a five-week promotion with WALLACE, adding song snippets to their rotation to air in between programs. "Remember When (Push Rewind)" was also added to Fuse's Pop Hits music hour.
Additionally, CHRIS was featured in a national print ad campaign for HTC/Beats Audio; Clear Channel Media + Entertainment named him one of their Premium Choice Artists; and Amazon.com selected him as one of their "Rising Stars of 2013." Amazon.com has also included CHRIS in their $0.69 love songs promotion for the entire month of February, in honor of Valentine's Day.