In 2010, MTV News launched that Tokio Hotel
is in our tournament inaugural Musical March Madness
almost as an afterthought, pasting them as a seed # 16 and putting them
against the # 1 Coldplay with the assumption that they would probably
Only they did not.
In fact, thanks to the unwavering support of their fanbase, Tokio Hotel crushed
Coldplay and began a remarkable journey of two weeks where they beat highly favored bands like Radiohead
, Vampire Weekend
and Owl City
before losing to the eventual champion Coheed and Cambria
in a controversial confrontation Final Four.
In summary, we have underestimated TH, so when it came time to present our 2011 MMM bracket
, we make sure they make the cut ... this time as a seed # 14 (when
will the selection committee was to give them the respect that deserve
?!?). And although they are currently working hard on the successor to their 2009
Humanoid album, the boys took time to answer ... and thank his fans for their support. "Although we locked ourselves
in the studio and we haven't launched new album in a long time, you guys
you keep supporting us so strong, that's amazing! Thanks!"
Tokio Hotel may finally lift the trophy MMM? Certainly seems that there are preperations for a career in depth in the 2011
tournament, but ultimately it depends on their fans to decide their destiny
... Voting is now opened in the Newsroom blog
, and you can help them reach their dreams of championship. And hopefully get a little revenge against Coheed, too.