NEW YORK, NY (October 19, 2015) — The acclaimed Brooklyn-born vocalist, producer, and multi-instrumentalist DAWIN premieres the official music video for his global viral sensation“Dessert” feat. Silentó today on PopCrush. The smash hit song now has a party filled video that includes a special appearance by YouTube sensation Rosanna Pansino. Watch it above!
The infections single “Dessert,” now officially certified Platinum in New Zealand and Gold in Australia, was recently released on the Dessert EP [Casablanca Records]. The EP features five tracks, including a remix of “Dessert,” now featuring multi-platinum rap sensation Silentó. Meanwhile, Bay Area pop hip-hop duo Kalin And Myles jump on a remix of DAWIN’s very first smash, “Just Girly Things.” Also included on the Dessert EP, “Life Of The Party,” will be featured on the official soundtrack for the upcoming highly anticipated Universal Pictures film Jem and The Holograms, available October 23rd.
“Dessert” has inspired online dance videos around the globe after the song was featured on the hit television show “So You Think You Can Dance” and went #1 on Shazam’s US Trending Chart. From these fan generated pieces alone the song has been streamed over 43 million times! Recently, Disney stars Dove Cameron and Ryan McCartan took to YouTube and released a dance video to “Dessert” that has their fans and internet buzzing. Check out the video that is being picked up by Twist, M Magazine and more HERE. This viral video by Matt Steffanina HERE, has already accumulated almost 4 million views. Philippines star, Ella Cruz, posted her dance video HERE which is now almost 2 million views, causing the song to rocket to the top of the charts in the country. “Dessert” recently held at #1 on iTunes in the Philippines for six straight weeks after the song has been featured multiple times on the countries hit variety show, Eat Bulaga!
With back-to-back smashes, DAWIN is quickly becoming one of dance music’s premier and preeminent trailblazers. In 2014, the world got to know him via the viral phenomenon “Just Girly Things,” which received more than 5 million Spotify streams, over 10 million video streams, and a cumulative total of 100 million-plus Vine loops to date. The song couldn’t be contained, appearing everywhere from the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards, film syncs in Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2, and Beyond The Lights and included in the film trailer for Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day. “Dessert” continues to expand his profile. Not only did it hit #4 on the iTunes Top Electronic Songs Chart, but it went #1 on Shazam’s US Trending Chart. After a Snapchat by Pretty Little Liars’ Shay Mitchell, “Dessert” became the #1 song on New Zealand radio reaching #5 on iTunes, #1 Spotify Viral charts, and now recently certified Platinum. Now also a massive hit in Australia, the song has officially received Gold certification in the country. In the Philippines, “Dessert” has reached #1 Shazam, #1 iTunes, and #2 Spotify charts. “Dessert” averages 7 million plays per week on VEVO and has been streamed over 42 million times on YouTube alone and over 18 million on Spotify!