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UsMagazine.com: Congratulations on "Like a G6" climbing to #1 on the iTunes singles chart!
Kev Nish: Thanks! We are shocked!
US: I heard the video had a million hits on YouTube before it even hit the radio. How did that happen?
KN: We made the song really quickly, then we went on tour. We put the song online and then we came back three months later, checked the web, and there were a million hits on…
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With the help of Lady Gaga's main man Martin Kierzenbaum (pictured third from left), Far East Movement's hyper infectious mash of pop, electro and hip hop has officially hit the mainstream.
Their chart topping smash "Like A G6" was certified platinum this week selling over 1.1 million…
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And heres the moment the most shocking moment of our career. This was unbelievable. Our A&R and the head of Cherrytree Records, Martin Kierszenbaum, stepped on stage and presented us with our first ever platinum plaque for selling over a million singles of "Like A G6".... couldn't tell us this would be possible when we first started. Thank you to our insane team and everyone that believed and supported us to make this…Continue
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They might not be able to purchase their own Gulfstream yet, but the Downtown Los Angeles-based Far East Movement (FM) are certainly able to buy their fair share of bottles at the club.
After all, “Like a G6,” their platinum paean to the jet-set existence, was the No. 1 digital single last week, racking up sales of 216,000 units to complement its 10,000,000-plus plays on YouTube. The greatest Airplay Gainer on the charts, the song currently sits at No. 2 on the…Continue
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If Justin Timberlake recorded a "FutureSex/ LoveSounds 2.0," it could very well have sounded like Los Angeles Asian-American group Far*East Movement's debut album, "Free Wired." The set explodes with strong hooks, synths and sparkles, thanks to a hot roster of producers (Roger Sanchez, the Smeezingtons) and several heavy-hitting collaborations (Snoop Dogg, Keri Hilson). The quartet's members are rappers at their core, offering maximum swagger on the Beastie Boys-referenced track "So…Continue
Far East Movement hits such as "Like a G6" and "Girls on the Dance Floor" may be bouncy, dance-pop, but the Los Angeles foursome has scored co-signs from some major hip-hop players.
FM's major-label debut, Free Wired, was released Tuesday and boasts features from California O.G. Snoop Dogg, ATL hype-master Lil Jon and OneRepublic's Ryan Tedder, among other collabos. On the album's drop date, the Doggfather, who appears on the fellas' track "If I Was You (OMG)," sent the…
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Check out this epic photo of Kev Nish performing on stage at Cherrytree Times Square last night. Photo credit: @Juicyxdew
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If you purchase your copy of Free Wired from iTunes you also get the bonus track 'Go Ape' featuring label-mate Colette Carr…Continue
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Click here to pre-order 'Free Wired' from…Continue
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ET's got the scoop on Far East Movement, the first Asian-American group to land on the mainstream pop charts!
Also known as FM, the group's hit song "Like a G6" is currently No. 10 on the Billboard Hot 100 list and has reached No. 9 on iTunes. Adding to the song's popularity, "Jersey Shore" star Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi simply tweeted "Like a G6" on Tuesday.
Far East Movement -- comprised of Kev Nish, Prohgress, J-Splif and DJ Virman -- are signed…
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The article above is taken from RWD magazine and is a short and sweet intro to the Far East Movement. Click the picture above for the larger…Continue
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To the FM Free Wired fam. Important message…
We’ve been inspired by you and yall are why we stay movin and workin… always wired. From the old family reppin us from waaay back to the new family we’re meeting with every comment and update online and at shows… We need everyone’s help… we never thought in a billion years we’d be able to release a full album on a major record label such as Cherrytree/ Interscope Records and cuz of all the love and work everyones put in…
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