Nickelodeon has greenlit a second season of live-action, preschool music series The Fresh Beat Band.
The network has ordered 20 new half-hour eps of the series that encourages the expression of feelings through movement, song and instrumental music. In addition, Nick US will unveil four new episodes from season one in a special premiere week starting Monday, January 11. The Fresh Beat Band’s first two singles, ‘Great Day’ and ‘The Fresh Beat Band Theme Song’ will be available on iTunes later this month.
The Great Day music video is the number-one video on NickJr.com and has been streamed over 17.4 million times since the series’ launch in July. Overall, videos of The Fresh Beat Band have been streamed on NickJr.com nearly 59.7 million times, making the series the number-two video franchise, second to Dora the Explorer, on NickJr.com.