THE UNLIKELY CANDIDATES
BAND RECENTLY TOPPED THE ALTERNATIVE RADIO CHART WITH "NOVOCAINE"; LISTEN HERE
"Band to Watch" - The New York Times
"Band You Need to Hear" - Esquire Magazine
(Fort Worth, TX. - April 17, 2020) - Alternative radio chart toppers The Unlikely Candidates release the lyric video and cinematic version for their new song "Invincible" today. Check out the lyric video for The Unlikely Candidates new anthem HERE. Additionally, fans can listen to the cinematic version, which is packed with more bells and whistles and is an extended, more visual version of the original release, HERE. "Invincible" is the follow up to The Unlikely Candidates' hit song "Novocaine", which topped the Alternative Radio Chart beating out Billie Eilish for the #1 spot. Watch the music video for the hit song, HERE. "Novocaine" skyrocketed in popularity since the release of the music video, which has nearly 20 million views on YouTube. On top of "Novocaine's" radio success, the track was one of Vevo's "Most Watched Alternative Video List", featured in the season 4 trailer of HULU's popular TV show Veronica Mars, and on Now That's What I Call Music.
The Unlikely Candidates recently launched their weekly live stream, "Flatten The Humpday", which airs every Wednesday at 4PM EDT/3PM CT. Fans can tune in on the band's Facebook and Instagram live every week for live performances, Q&A's, special guests, and more. Flaunting outsider panache and theatrical hooks as oversized as their home state of Texas, The Unlikely Candidates formed at a high school party before going on to release three EP's. 2017's Bed of Liars spawned "Your Love Could Start A War," which clocked over 15 million Worldwide streams and charted in the top 40 at Alternative Radio. Then the quintet kicked off 2018 by releasing a Deluxe Edition of their Danger To Myself EP, which features the single "Oh My Dear Lord". "Oh My Dear Lord" has racked up over 25 million Worldwide streams and due to the track's success, FOX Sports and the MLB both named The Unlikely Candidates as "Artist of the Month". Additionally, the band's music has been featured on shows like Ray Donovan, ABC's American Idol, FOX's The Four, NFL's Super Bowl 2018 playoffs, ESPN's 2018 Indy 500 programming, Fox Sports and more. Along the way, the band has earned acclaim from the likes of The New York Times, Nylon, Esquire and toured with artist like Sublime With Rome, The Offspring, the Dirty Heads and Fall Out Boy. The Unlikely Candidates is Kyle Morris (vocals), Brent Carney (lead guitar), Cole Male (guitar), Jared Hornbeek (bass) and Kevin Goddard (drums). Follow The Unlikely Candidates: Website Facebook Instagram Twitter