During last night’s (1/21) episode of ABC’s The Bachelor, nearly 7.5 million viewers tuned in as GRAMMY-nominated Eli Young Band performed their current love ballad “Say Goodnight” and #1 smash “Even If It Breaks Your Heart,” setting the tone for a special date. Watch via abc.go.com/watch/the-bachelor/SH559030/VD55265321/week-3 (52:04 & 57:40 marks) and catch The Bachelor each Monday at 8/7c.
The hit romance reality show captured Dallas entrepreneur, Sean Lowe, sharing some one-on-one time with potential love interest AshLee F. During the date, Lowe also surprised two chronically ill teenage girls with an invitation to join the fun and culminating with a private concert from his favorite group – Eli Young Band. Providing the “soundtrack” for the night, the band played songs from their critically-acclaimed Republic Nashville album, LIFE AT BEST, which quickly catapulted back in the Top 5 on iTunes Country Albums Chart after the show.
Previously, EYB’s music has been featured on ABC’s hot new drama “NASHVILLE” and The CW Network’s “HART OF DIXIE,” and they have performed on the Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, Late Show With David Letterman, The Tonight Show With Jay Leno and Jimmy Kimmel Live! The talented foursome has scored two PLATINUM-certified #1 hits – “Crazy Girl” and “Even If It Breaks Your Heart” – and took home the 2012 ACM Award for Song Of the Year. The have received ACA, ACM, Billboard, CMA, CMT and Teen Choice Award nominations.
Currently, EYB is recording their sophomore album and will hit the road on Kenny Chesney’s NO SHOES NATION TOUR in March. For tour dates and more, visit EliYoungBand.com.