Popular band Hot Chelle Rae has landed a guest starring role on The Online Network’s All My Children. The American Music Awards winners stopped by the set of the Connecticut based drama to film a special performance for legacy characters, AJ Chandler and Miranda Montgomery.
“We’re pumped to be performing on ‘All My Children’. It’s such an iconic show that bridges our parent’s generation with ours. Now that the show is online, we can reach even more people with our music. All of our fans have been loving the song, and it’s cool for these characters on the show to represent our fans,” said lead singer/guitarist Ryan Follesé.
In the scene, ‘AJ Chandler,’ played by actor Eric Nelsen, asks Hot Chelle Rae to make a special stop to Pine Valley to sing their brand new single “Hung Up” as a surprise for his best friend ‘Miranda Montgomery,’ played by actress Denyse Tontz. Hot Chelle Rae is “All My Children’s” first musical guest. The episode is slated to stream on Thursday, May 9.
Winners of the 2011 American Music Awards for Best New Artist, Hot Chelle Rae continues to make their mark in the music industry. Their sophomore album, Whatever, featuring the mega-smash hits “Tonight Tonight,” and “I Like It Like That,” sold more than 6 million singles. “Hung Up” is the first single released from their upcoming album which is due out later this year on the RCA label. During 2012, Hot Chelle Rae spent much of the year on a worldwide headlining tour and support dates with Demi Lovato and Taylor Swift. The band has made numerous television appearances including “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve 2012,” “The Today Show Summer Concert Series,” “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon,” “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” and “Live with Kelly,” to name a few. On April 1, Hot Chelle Rae premiered their ‘Hung Up” video on the website, VEVO. Hot Chelle Rae is lead singer Ryan Follesé, lead guitarist Nash Overstreet, bassist Ian Keaggy and drummer Jamie Follesé.
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