NEW YORK, December 6, 2013 – Platinum selling comedian Comedy Central with his new album “what.” which will be released onDecember 17 by Comedy Central Records and available on iTunes, Amazon and all streaming services. Thealbum is available for pre-order oniTunes now.
Recorded live in Madison, WI, “what.” shows Burnham at his best – dissectingand subverting his relationship with comedy and the audience with his quick-witted hybrid of stand-up,music, poetry and theater. Through 18 hilarious tracks (13 recorded live and five in studio), Burnhamshares a battle between his left and right brain, perverted miming, a song from God’s perspective andmuch more.
This is Burnham’s third album on Comedy Central Records. His most recent album”Words, Words, Words,” recorded live at Caroline’s on Broadway, rocketed to #1 on the Billboard comedychart.
Comedy Central Records™ previously released recordings include: Gabriel Iglesias “AlohaFluffy,” “Owen Benjamin: High Five Til It Hurts,” Aziz Ansari’s “Dangerously Delicious,” “JimGaffigan’s “Mr. Universe,” George Lopez™ “It’s Not Me, It’s You,” Reggie Watts™ “A Live At CentralPark,” Hannibal Buress™ “Animal Furnace,” John Mulaney’s “New in Town,” Patton Oswalt’s “Finest Hour,”Lewis Black’s “The Prophet,” Louis C.K.’s “Hilarious,” Bo Burnham’s “WORDS, WORDS, WORDS,” MitchHedberg’s “Do You Believe in Gosh,” Dane Cook’s platinum-selling “Harmful If Swallowed” and double-platinum “Retaliation,” and the Grammy® Award-winning “Lewis Black: The Carnegie HallPerformance.”
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