The second season of 20 animated music video episodes from Big Block Singsong begins airing on Disney Junior US and the Disney Channel US on May 4th. To celebrate, new collections of the 49 episodes from Season 1 will also be available for download via iTunes and Google Play, and 25 more songs from Season 1 will be available as a digital album release on May 19th.
Big Block Singsong is created by Goddard/Brown for the CBC in Canada and also airs daily on Disney Junior and weekdays on Disney Channel in the US (as well as Disney Junior Australia, Japan and Spain, Nick Jr. UK and many other networks around the globe). All rights for the series are distributed internationally by Bejuba! Entertainment. Kaboom! Entertainment/Phase 4 Films (now housed under eOne Entertainment) debuted the “Big Block Singsong Volume 1” DVD and Digital Download last fall, and record label Razor & Tie, also released a digital album of “Greatest Hits.” The DVD just won a Kids First! Endorsement.
Fans around the world are responding in droves to this wryly funny animated musical phenomenon. Parents report that their kids “stop in their tracks” wheneverBig Block Singsong episodes air on TV and post their themed birthday party images regularly on Facebook. Big Block Singsong YouTube views recently surpassed 22 million views. The Season 1 hit song “Princess” has remained top of the charts on SiriusXM Satellite Radio’s Kids Place Live since March. Critics are raving too; Zooglobble calls these videos and songs “tons of fun” and “highly recommended.”
Big Block Singsong is the brainchild of Warren Brown (director and visual artist) and Adam Goddard (composer and recording artist). The Toronto-based creators collaborate closely as they create these “bright, in-your-face silly and catchy” (CoolMomPicks) songs and videos. Learn more about Big Block Singsong at www.bigblocksingsong.com
Big Block Singsong Video and Music Facts
Release Date: May 19, 2015
Video (available from eOne/Kaboom!)
Big Block Singsong Vol. 2 (25 episodes from Season 1) – released on iTunes US
Big Block Singsong Season 1 (49 episodes from Season 1) – released on Google Play US
Album (available from Razor & Tie)
Big Block Singsong “Greatest Hits” Vol. 2 (25 songs from Season 1) – released on iTunes, Google Play and Amazon Music worldwide