The audience has spoken: Bad Wolves’ “Zombie” is the breakthrough single of 2018.
The meteoric single enters the Billboard Hot 100 this week as the chart’s highest new entry at #54, capping off a whirlwind rise that has seen the track (released January 19th) receive mainstream US airplay from Howard Stern, KROQ and Z 100, go #1 on iTunes Overall (US), and #1 iTunes Rock, and Metal Globally.
Garnering 7.7 million streams to date, “Zombie” hit #1 on Spotify’s Global Viral Chart and is featured on Spotify’s Top Viral Chart in 48 Countries this week alone. “Zombie” is currently the top-selling rock release of 2018 and most-downloaded song of the week overall stateside. The video has amassed 33 Million views in just three weeks.
The track, a cover of The Cranberries seminal 1994 hit, appears on Bad Wolves’ forthcoming debut album Disobey, out May 11th on Eleven Seven Music. The album is available for pre-order today. Co-inciding with the pre-order launch of the album, the band is also offering fans a variety of new cd/merchandise bundles.The band is donating all of their single proceeds to Dolores O’Riordan’s three children. O’Riordan was slated to record vocals for Bad Wolves cover of the song on the day of her tragic passing.
Bad Wolves will tour extensively throughout the year including upcoming dates with Hollywood Undead, Five Finger Death Punch & Shinedown this spring, followed by a massive summer tour with Five Finger Death Punch, Breaking Benjamin and Nothing More. For more information and tickets, visit www.badwolvesnation.com. All tour dates and VIP packages are available HERE.