From Alan Cross:
As I write this, Burlington, Ontario’s, Walk Off the Earth’s version of Gotye’s “Somebody That I Used to Know” has been viewed 107,497,452 times since it was first posed in January. It’s the most popular cover ever posted on YouTube. That doesn’t include the 2.5 million views of their performance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show.
And there’s much, much more:
– The single has been sold in platinum amounts and has been downloaded 165,000 times in the US.
– Walk Off the Earth has 600,000 subscribers to their YouTube channel and 490,000 friends on Facebook.
Continue reading the rest of the story on Alan Cross’ site