New York, New York
Backtrack is the high energy, vocal powerhouse, YouTube sensation five-person a cappella group known for singing the top 40 hits.
Backtrack is an award-winning, five-person a cappella group based in New York City that explores the power of the human voice through unique vocal arrangements, tight harmonies and world-class beatboxing. The group pushes the limits of a cappella, creating impressive covers of past and present pop music, writing inspiring original compositions and daring to take on unexpected genres such as classical and electronic music
Backtrack has taken the stage at venues across the nation, including universities, concert halls, festivals, high schools and private functions. Notable venues include Carnegie Hall, Apollo Theater and Beacon Theater. Audiences praise Backtrack on its unique, high-energy and interactive performances and applaud the strong musicality and skill of each of the members and the ensemble as a whole.
In addition to performing, Backtrack is passionate about inspiring and educating the youth of America about a cappella and the Performing Arts. Backtrack demonstrates this passion by adjudicating a cappella competitions, such as the Wyvern International A Cappella Festival, showcasing at a cappella festivals, such as the International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella (ICCA) and SingStrong NY, and providing workshops to students across the nation.
- 2017 Steve Harvey's Sing Off; Winner
- 2017 International Championship of A Cappella OPEN (Final); Best Beatbox
- 2017 International Championship of A Cappella OPEN (Northeast Semi-final); First Place; Best Arrangement
- 2017 Aca-Challenge; First Place; Audience Favorite
- 2016 YouTube Next Up competition; Winner
Mallory Moser, Melissa Jordano, Mike Hinkle, Jojo Otseidu, and Johnny Buffalo