GRAMMY Award-winning duo Twenty One Pilots have released “Choker,” the second track from their forthcoming album, Scaled And Icy, which arrives May 21 via Fueled By Ramen. “Choker” is accompanied by an official music video directed by Mark Eshleman for Reel Bear Media and shot in the band’s hometown of Columbus, OH.
“Choker” follows on the heels of Scaled And Icy’s lead single, “Shy Away,” which rapidly ascended to #1 at the Alternative Radio format in only three weeks since its debut. The feat places the duo in an elite group of acts with multiple songs to rise to #1 at the format in three weeks or less including U2, R.E.M., The Cure, Linkin Park, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Foo Fighters.
Scaled And Icy is Twenty One Pilots’ first studio album in three years and follows their RIAA Platinum-certified LP, Trench. Twenty One Pilots’ first-ever global streaming event, “Twenty One Pilots – Livestream Experience,” will broadcast worldwide on Friday, May 21 at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT. “Twenty One Pilots – Livestream Experience” promises to be an unforgettable live performance from the duo, with a catalog spanning setlist and the live debut of new material from Scaled And Icy. A Team Twenty One Pilots Production, the multi-dimensional live performance is being produced by longtime collaborators and creative partners: TNSN DVSN, Reel Bear Media, Element1, lili STUDIOS, and hosted on Maestro’s livestream platform. Sponsored by Chipotle and Hot Topic, tickets for the are now available at live.twentyonepilots.com.
Watch the video for “Choker” below.
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