Kevin Olusola '06 Wins Grammy with A Capella Group Pentatonic
Kevin Olusola ’06 and his a cappella group, Pentatonix, took home
their third Grammy Award at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards held
in the Los Angeles Staples Center this Sunday.
The group won Best Country Duo/Group Performance for their song “Jolene,” featuring renowned country singer-songwriter Dolly Parton. In the past, the group won two Grammys for Best Arrangement with their songs “Dance Of The Sugar Plum Fairy” and “Daft Punk.” During his time at Andover, Olusola involved himself in the music community as a cellist and member of the Yorkies. After graduating, Olusola went to Yale University, where he combined his passions of cello and beatboxing into an art form he calls “cello-boxing.”
Look for an article on Olusola in next week's paper.
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