Performing Arts - Music | October 11 | 6:30 p.m. | Hearst Greek Theatre
Hailed by Rolling Stone as Britpops new crown princes, Bastille has sold over eight million adjusted albums and amassed more than 6.5 billion cumulative streams globally. The band was introduced internationally with the single Pompeii, which is now 6x Platinum in the U.S. alone. Pompeii and subsequent hits Good Grief (2016) and Quarter Past Midnight (2018) each topped the Mediabase Alternative chart in the States. Marshmello and Bastilles hit single, Happier, has topped charts around the world, with cumulative streams exceeding two billion. Certified 2x Platinum in the U.S., Happier held the No. 1 position for three consecutive weeks on Billboards BDS and Mediabase/Top 40 Radio Airplay chart. It also topped Billboards Alternative Songs and Dance/Electronic Streaming chart, among others.