Tokio Hotel, along with the management of Studio 71 at the Los Angeles concert. Names left to right: Georg Listing, Tom Kaulitz, Ralf Osteroth, Ronald Horstman, Bill Kaulitz, Dominik Niederweis, Gustav Schäfer and Alexander Arndt Further text by ots and www.presseportal.de/nr/51042 / The use of this picture is for editorial .. ,
Tokio Hotel sign international cooperation with Studio71
Tokio Hotel are the only German band that has received more than 110 national and international awards, including MTV VMA Moonman in the US, five European Music Awards, four MTV Latin Music Awards and also the MTV Japan Music Award. Now the band is expanding from their online commitment and set in at Studio71, the multi-channel network of ProSiebenSat.1. The Berlin-based company will be serving the online video offering the successful Channel Tokio Hotel TV, which has already recorded more than 260,000 subscribers and well over 70 million views. Here, the four band members in online video scenes of their worldwide tours and also give private insight into their lives.
“We are very excited and looking forward to working with Studio 71. We share the same vision and have the feeling of being well cared for, that everyone is passionate about the project and properly Bock has it. That’s the most important thing we always “said Bill Kaulitz. “We know that we are not always easy as a band because we have very clear ideas of what we want. In Studio71 we have found a partner who takes the path with us. It feels right.”
Tokio Hotel successfully set early in their international career has been established in 2007 in innovative online formats and are Germany’s first band to have its own Youtube documentary “Tokio Hotel TV”. The Tokio Hotel TV team accompanies the band around the world on their shows, from 500,000 people under the Eiffel Tower on after-show parties in Las Vegas, to very personal insights into their lives and backstage meetings with Bam Margera. The band has become one of the most successful bands in Germany. They have already sold more than 7 million units in 68 countries worldwide, and have been awarded 160 times Gold and 63 times Platinum. Currently, Tokio Hotel are on the third part of their world tour in the US, Mexico, Chile, Peru, Brazil and Argentina and the band after their last international hit album “Kings Of Suburbia”, already in preparations for a 2016, fifth studio album. Their world tour will be extended until the end of the year and leads Tokio Hotel by other countries in Europe.
“The collaboration with Tokio Hotel is a first big step for Studio71 to establish themselves well in the music business and to attract outstanding artists as partners who achieve with their online video activities beyond the official music videos of their fans worldwide.” says Ronald Horstman, CEO Studio71. “Tokio Hotel has already managed to reach many international fans with their Channel TokioHotelTV and successfully incorporated into their video community. We are delighted to continue to accompany the further expansion of channels with our team of specialists and expand”
Studio 71 builds it’s international partnership with Tokio Hotel and its commitment continues successfully. Collective Studio71 includes already one of the top 5 of the world’s networks, and Tokio Hotel will be able to access a comprehensive online ecosystem, to achieve the global fan community optimally.
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