Remember that Ole deal Haley signed onto last year? Well, it is finally going somewhere. Haley’s perfect vocals have been tapped to back an ad for Extra gum. The ad features Extra‘s role in a couple’s love story. Haley sings a new cover of Elvis Presley’s #1 hit song, “Can’t Help Falling in Love.” The youtube video of the ad has already pulled in 745,588 views since Wednesday. Meanwhile, Haley’s cover of the Elvis classic has today risen into the top 100 of US iTunes.
Watch the commercial here.
And, check out Haley’s current iTunes rankings below, per kworb.net:
|Can’t Help Falling in Love
#45 Czech Republic
#68 United States
#75 Hong Kong
#107 United Kingdom
|Seven Nation Army
As a reminder, Haley’s new EP, Better, and single, “Good or Bad,” are slated for release this winter. If you can’t wait that long to get more Haley, you can always just refresh Postmodern Jukebox’s upload list obsessively: https://www.youtube.com/user/ScottBradleeLovesYa/videos or, more productively, check out Haley’s Tusk’s constantly updated catalogue of Haley’s live performances: https://www.youtube.com/user/HaleysTusk/videos
Update 11:35AM 10/10/15 – Youtube views have nearly doubled to just under 1.4 million views overnight. Haley has risen to #45 on US iTunes. Here is the updated list of iTunes rankings from Kworb.net (“Seven Nation Army” dropped off Grecian iTunes):
Can’t Help Falling in Love