In the twelve years since its launch, the Punk Goes... compilation series has spawned a movement. Featuring popular rock bands covering songs in other genres, the series has gone on to sell over 700,000 albums and over 4 million singles in just over a decade. The 12th in the series, Punk Goes Pop Volume 5, features a selection of the hottest rock bands such as Mayday Parade, Breathe Carolina and We Came As Romans covering Billboard Top Ten hits from the likes of Justin Bieber, Bruno Mars, Coldplay and Rihanna.
The Punk Goes... series is one of the most highly anticipated compilations in the market, and the top selling full-priced compilation in the alternative genre. Prior volumes include Punk Goes Pop 1, 2, 3 and 4, Punk Goes Classic Rock, Punk Goes Crunk, Punk Goes Acoustic 1 & 2 and have featured hit bands such as The All-American Rejects, Rise Against, Never Shout Never, Gym Class Heroes, Plain White T's, Jack's Mannequin, Relient K, Taking Back Sunday, Thrice, A Day To Remember, All Time Low, and more.