Josh Groban to Sit Down for an Intimate In-Studio Q&A with Fans for SiriusXM's
"Town Hall" Series
Moderated by Seth Rudetsky, "SiriusXM's Town Hall with Josh Groban" will air
on Valentine's Day
NEW YORK, Feb. 4, 2013
NEW YORK, Feb. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI)
announced today that internationally renowned, multi-platinum recording artist
Josh Groban will sit down for a Q&A session with a select group of SiriusXM
listeners at the SiriusXM studios in New York City.
"SiriusXM's Town Hall with Josh Groban," which will take place on Tuesday,
February 5, will air on SiriusXM Stars, channel 107, on Valentine's Day,
Thursday, February 14 at 12:00 pm ET. For rebroadcast times, please visit
"Josh Groban possesses one of the most outstanding and instantly recognizable
voices in music and he has entertained fans around the world as a singer,
songwriter, and actor," said Scott Greenstein, President and Chief Content
Officer, SiriusXM. "We are thrilled that Josh is participating in our 'Town
Hall' series and that he will be coming face to face with our listeners in an
intimate setting where the questions are meaningful, the answers are
unscripted and the access is always personal."
The special is part of SiriusXM's "Town Hall" series, intimate gatherings with
iconic entertainers and figures sitting down with studio audiences of SiriusXM
listeners. Previous SiriusXM "Town Hall" specials have featured Bruce
Springsteen, Billy Crystal, Quentin Tarantino, Carol Burnett, Tom Petty,
Willie Nelson, KISS, Coldplay, Ringo Starr, Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Roger
Waters, the surviving members of Nirvana, Gregg Allman, Usher and Tony Hawk.
"SiriusXM's Town Hall with Josh Groban" will be moderated by SiriusXM host
Seth Rudetsky. Rudetsky first worked with Groban when he music directed and
conducted his Broadway debut in the Actors Fund Benefit concert of CHESS.
The "Town Hall" special will feature Groban answering questions from fans
about his life and career, including his sixth studio album, All That Echoes.
SiriusXM listeners are invited to submit a question for Josh Groban on Twitter
by 5:00 pm ET on February 4 by Tweeting @SiriusXM and using the hashtag
#SXMTownHall or posting a question on SiriusXM's Facebook page
After its original broadcast, "SiriusXM's Town Hall with Josh Groban" will be
available on SiriusXM On Demand for subscribers listening via the SiriusXM
Internet Radio App for smartphones and other mobile devices or online at
siriusxm.com. Visit www.siriusxm.com/ondemand for more info on SiriusXM On
Groban first broke through in 2001 with his self-titled double-platinum debut
album, followed by 2003's multi-platinum Closer, featuring the smash hit "You
Raise Me Up," and 2006's double-platinum Awake. In 2007, Groban became the
best-selling recording artist of the year thanks to sales of Awake and his
Christmas album, Noel — the best-selling album of 2007. Groban ranks as
Billboard's 14th top-selling artist of the 2000s with more than 20 million
units sold in the U.S. alone and 25 sold million worldwide. He is the only
artist who has had two albums appear on the Top 20 Best-Selling Albums list of
the past decade, according toBillboard. Over the last two years, Groban has
completed a sold-out world tour in support of his fifth album, the
platinum-selling Illuminations, appeared in the feature film Crazy, Stupid,
Love, as well as on NBC's The Office, and launched the Find Your Light
Foundation, which is dedicated to enriching the lives of young people through
quality arts education.
Novelist, Broadway pianist and actor, Playbill columnist and award-winning
comic, SiriusXM's Seth Rudetsky is also host ofSeth's Big Fat Broadwayand
co-host of "Dueling Divas" on SiriusXM's On Broadway, channel 72. He also
hostsSeth Speakson SiriusXM Stars and has his own online TV network at
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