Pop Evil lands Fifth no. 1 Single

Michigan rock titans POP EVIL\’s single \”Waking Lions\” has landed at #1 this week on the Mediabase Active Rock airplay chart. The song had enjoyed a string of weeks in the #2 position until now. \”Waking Lions\” reached #1 after 20 weeks on the chart. This is the band\’s fifth #1 single with the previous four being \”Footsteps,\” (2015) \”Torn to Pieces,\” (2014) \”Deal With the Devil,\” (2013) and \”Trenches,\” (2013). \”We are humbled to find out that “Waking Lions” has gone to #1,\” says vocalist and frontman Leigh Kakaty. \”It will never get old to see your band name on the top of the radio charts. This song was written as a mission statement to never let fear lead the way. We continue to see how our music helps make a positive impact in our fan\’s lives, which really is what it’s all about. Thank you to everyone involved in helping make this #1 happen!\”  \”Waking Lions\” has enjoyed continued success for POP EVIL. The song has amassed nearly 10 million streams to date.
The band recently announced their return to American amphitheaters in full force supporting two legendary acts, POISON and CHEAP TRICK on the “Poison…Nothin’ But A Good Time 2018” tour. VIP Packages are available now atpopevilvip.com. Produced by Live Nation, tickets for various cities are on sale now.
Fri 4/20 – Las Vegas, NV – La Rageous Rock Festival Sat 4/28 – Jacksonville, FL – Welcome to Rockville Sun 4/29 – F.t Lauderdale, FL – Fort Rock Fri 5/4 – Charlotte, NC – Carolina Rebellion Sat 5/5 – Norfolk, VA – Lunatic Leau Thu 5/17 – Peoria, IL – 105.7 The X Spring Fling Fri 5/18 – Irvine, CA – Five Points Amphitheatre Tue 5/22– Salt Lake City, UT – USANA Amphitheatre Wed 5/23 – Denver, CO – Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre Thu 5/31 – Nashville, TN – Ascend Amphitheatre Sat 6/2 – Dallas, TX – Toyota Pavilion at Irving Music Factory Sun 6/3 – Houston, TX – Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion Tue 6/5 – Atlanta, GA – Verizon Amphitheatre Thu 6/7 – Indianapolis, IN – Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center Thu 6/14 – Hartford, CT – The Xfinity Theatre Fri 6/15 – Gilford, NH – Bank of NH Pavilion Sun 6/17 – Bristow, VA – Jiffy Lube Live Tue 6/19 – Toronto, ONT. – The Budweiser Stage Fri 6/22 – Bethel, NY – Bethel Woods Center for the Arts Sun 6/24 – Allentown, PA – PPL Center Wed 7/11 – West Fargo, ND – Red River Valley w/ BUSH Thu 7/12 – Oshkosh, WI – Rock USA Fri 7/13 – Cadott, WI – Cadott Rockfest Tue 7/24 – Sioux City, IA – Hard Rock Casino w/ NICKLEBACK Thu 7/26 – Cheyenne, WY – Cheyenne Frontier Days w/ NICKLEBACK Sat 7/28 – Minot, ND – North Dakota State Fair w/ NICKLEBACK Sat 8/4 – Fort Madison, IA – Riverfest
The band is currently on the Music Over Words Tour, which is serving as the official kickoff for their recently announced all-new, self-titled LP. Additionally, POP EVIL is confirmed for festival dates Carolina Rebellion on Friday, May 5th, and Fort Rock onSunday, April 29th. VIP packages are currently available at www.popevilvip.com. PALAYEROYALE and label-mates BLACK MAP are serving as support for all dates.
\”Pop Evil will make you want to \’rewind, start again\’ and enjoy repeated listens.” LOUDWIRE
1. Waking Lions 2. Colors Bleed 3. Ex Machina 4. Art of War 5. Be Legendary 6.  Nothing But Thieves 7. A Crime To Remember 8. God’s Dam 9. When We Were Young 10. Birds of Prey 11. Rewind