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Vocal group Straight No Chaser works the holidays again

On the heels of their new album, Christmas Cheers, a cappella group Straight No Chaser hits the Queen Elizabeth Theatre on Wednesday. The 10-piece, all-male ensemble, founded at the University of Indiana in 1996, came to the fore a decade later when footage from a 1998 concert was posted online. The video of them singing "The 12 Days of Christmas" – and sampling Toto's "Africa" – went viral, racking up 10 million views and the attention of Atlantic Records CEO Craig Kallman, who tracked the group down and signed them to the label.