Bin Weevils single hits top of the children’s charts

Published on: 12th April 2013

‘The Big Bin Weevil Ball’, the first single from the debut music album ‘Bin Tunes’, has reached the top of the children’s charts on iTunes and Amazon following its launch on Monday.The-Big-Bin-Weevil-Ball300

‘The Big Bin Weevil Ball’ launched with a host of marketing activity, which included an exclusive on-air debut of the music video on Nickelodeon on Wednesday at 8.23pm, immediately after Fred 3: Camp Fred.

Fun Kids Radio has also joined the party as a radio partner. ‘The Big Bin Weevil Ball’ had exclusive first play on Fun Kids Radio, and upcoming activity includes a competition, banners and on-air promotion.

The single will be followed, on July 29th, with ‘Bin Tunes’, the brand new album featuring popular Bin Weevils characters and the Bin Weevils band.

Amelia Johnson, co-founder, said: “This is a fantastic start to music debut and there are lots more exciting plans in the pipeline to keep our audience engaged in the run up to the album launch. As an album by kids and for kids, Bin Tunes is already striking a huge chord with our audience.”

A brand new music video to accompany the single can be viewed below:

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