Friendships continue to be formed across the nation with the third studio project released from punk-rock favorites Hawk Nelson. Hawk Nelson is My Friend released Tuesday, April 1st, to the masses as they have been touring the country with their hit headline GREEN T TOUR, which continues through May 3rd.
Fans clamored to digital powerhouse retail iTunes on street day resulting in a No. 13 debut on the Top 100 albums chart (captured below). In addition, Family Christian Stores ran a pre-sale with exclusive Hawk Nelson bobble heads making online history for the chain as the largest online pre-sale to date. Last night the band paid homage to their fans in honor of their CD releasing playing a free listener appreciation concert in Nashville, TN at the Rocketown Club with a capacity crowd cheering them on. This album is a tribute to the loyal fans the band has had following their career since their 2004 debut Letters to the President.
Fans are not the only ones gravitating towards the new release as the media are also talking about the fun-filled, energetic project. Hawk Nelson has also had a recent appearance on Good Day Tulsa (March 27) and upcoming performances on KARE 11 Showcase Minnesota (April 11) and WGN Chicago Morning Show
Author: Lori Isaac
Date: 09 April 2008