Case Study – Zella Day (pt 2)

Phase 2 – Self Titled Debut EP Campaign


Follow on from success of debut single campaign securing higher profile features with UK/EU online outlets. Continue focus on Hype Machine blogs/sites and explore bigger opportunities with Spotify and key YouTube tastemakers.

Present Zella as a fast-rising star and one to look out for in 2015.


Key features ran with The Guardian, Hype Machine, 6 Music, Amazing Radio, Hunger Magazine, EARMILK, Wonderland, PopJustice, 1883, Noisey + more.

Over 300 pieces of coverage secured throughout 3 month campaign.

Successful Spotify outreach campaign resulting in over 18 million combined streams.

Over 80 Hype Machine blog placements.

Over 1.2 million streams of lead single “East Of Eden” on Soundcloud.

Zella Day selected as one of the most blogged artists in the first 6 months of 2014.


The Guardian: ‘New band of the week’ feature.

Hype Machine/6 Music: Zella Day selected as one of the most blogged artists in the first 6 months of 2014.

Amazing Radio: Successful campaign with all EP tracks gaining plays throughout the campaign.

MTV Iggy: Intro feature.

EARMILK: Intro feature.

Hunger Magazine: Intro feature.

Wonderland Magazine: Playlist feature.

The 405: Feature and premiere.

1883 Magazine: In-depth intro feature.

PopJustice: Intro feature and exclusive.

Noisey: In-depth feature.

BlinkBox: Intro feature

Full Campaign Stats

Hype Machine

#1 Most Popular
Sweet Ophelia / 1965 / East of Eden / Sweet Ophelia (Marian Hill Remix) / Compass (Louis The Child Remix)

#1 Non-Remix Chart

Top 5 Most Popular (In addition to #1’s)
Compass [#3] / East of Eden (Carousel Remix) [#2] / Sweet Ophelia (Gold Fields Remix) [#3] / Hypnotic (Vanic Remix)

#1 Remix Chart
East of Eden (Carousel Remix) / Sweet Ophelia (Marian Hill Remix) / 1965 (4AM Reboot) / Sweet Ophelia (Gold Fields Remix)

Zella Day on Spotify
Sweet Ophelia: 6.78MM+ streams
East of Eden: 1.85MM+streams
Hypnotic: 1.11MM+ streams
Compass: 663K+ streams
Sweet Ophelia (Gold Fields Remix): 1MM+ streams
East of Eden (Carousel Remix): 720K+ streams

Zella Day on Soundcloud
Sweet Ophelia: 457k+ streams
East of Eden: 992k+ streams
Hypntoic: 162k+ streams
Compass: 188k+ streams
1965: 248k+ streams

Zella Day on Youtube
Sweet Ophelia (Video): 361k+ streams
East of Eden (Audio): 632k+ streams
Compass (Audio): 85k+ streams
1965 (Audio): 162k+ streams
Hypnotic (Vevo – Audio): 67k+ streams


Zella Day – Sweet Ophelia:

Zella Day – Sweet Ophelia (Official Video):

Zella Day – East of Eden: