Gummybear International, one of YouTube’s top revenue partners, announced the world premiere of a brand new Gummibär video on YouTube. The new video features the animated YouTube superstar, Gummibär, up to his usual off the wall antics while singing his newest song, “Bubble Up.” The new video promises to be a hit with the release timed to coincide with the long Easter weekend in most parts of the world and the fact that “Bubble Up” is the first new recording from Gummibär in 2 years. The new video can be viewed on Gummibär’s official YouTube channel at http://www.youtube.com/gummybearintl.
The first Gummibär video hit the Internet in 2006 and since then the character has grown to be immensely popular around the world. The official YouTube channel for Gummibär ranks as the 27th most viewed musician channel of all time and is the 67th most viewed overall channel of all time. To date, there have been more than 1.5 billion documented views of Gummibär videos on the site and the character continues to average 2 million views per day.
The success of Gummibär also extends outside of YouTube. The character’s songs have been released in over 40 different countries and in over 27 different languages. Gummibär has received Sales Certification Awards in over 8 countries, including selling 96 times Platinum on Universal Records in Greece with his premiere album “I Am Your Gummybear,” despite the country’s adverse economic conditions. The musical success of Gummibär has also led to extensive merchandising lines throughout the world, including a custom line for the Kitson boutique in Japan.
About Gummybear International: Gummybear International is engaged in the creation, development, and branding of animated entertainment properties, as well as musical content based on and produced for such properties. It markets and sells recorded musical and video products in various physical formats, such as compact discs and DVDs, and digital formats, such as downloads and ringtones, through a worldwide network of established distributors and licensees. The company’s music publishing segment owns and acquires rights to musical compositions, markets these compositions, and receives royalties or fees for their use. It also is actively developing mobile and computer based games and exploiting merchandising rights for its brands in cooperation with a variety of licensing partners. GBI is working on a number of film and TV projects. The company is headquartered in New Jersey.