There’s a New Boy Band in Town! Five Things to Know About After Romeo
May 19, 2016 - Finding Carter
Aside from gearing adult to flog off their 20-city summer tour, a rope – comprised of Drew Ryan Scott, Jayk Purdy, Blake English and TC Carter – will sing their hearts out (with a strain they wrote a day before and schooled day of!) in Samsung’s general mobile campaign.
Here are 5 things we need to know about After Romeo:
1. Oh rope name, rope name, why art thou rope name?
Finding a name to call yours perpetually is tough, and during first, a rope was going by a name Mute. But after some collaborative thinking, they motionless they wanted a name that could mount a exam of time.
“What’s some-more zodiacally famous than a story of Romeo and Juliet?” English told PEOPLE when asked about a start of After Romeo. “We also wanted something that would be means to develop with us as we evolve. We knew that a song was going to keep on flourishing and keep on apropos something as we continued to grow … also we adore Romeo and Juliet since we consider Leonardo DiCaprio is flattering cool.”
2. They were escorted out of a One Direction unison – dual apart times.
“At a really commencement of a group, we all went to a One Direction unison only to see what it was all about, and see a domain and what was going on,” Scott pronounced of a band’s initial knowledge with being famous in a open setting. “It got so crazy in there since fans looked during us like we were some extraordinary rope and they all started going crazy. The museum went nuts and One Direction’s confidence indeed had to chaperon us out twice since they were all brisk us since we couldn’t get to a seats. We finished adult carrying to watch a whole unison from a side stage. It was cool.”
3. They’re so most some-more than only musicians.
Turns out we competence be singing some of Scott’s songs any day – and not even know it! As a primary songwriter, Scott has also combined hits for major artists, such as Miley Cyrus, Selena Gomez, Nick Carter and New Kids on a Block. And where there is music, there is dancing. English choreographs a group’s routines for their shows and videos. But what is dancing though a good outfit? Carter’s unrestrained for conform has burnished off on a organisation both on and off stage, as they can be seen rocking anything from satin bombers and leather jackets to printed shirts and bandanas around their neck. Catchy songs, clever moves and an irritable demeanour are all great, though Purdy’s imagination in amicable media creates all aesthetically appreciative to their fan bottom around a world.
“Jayk and we play on a dwindle football organisation together,” Carter says of what he likes to do on outward of a recording studio, while English and Scott (and Purdy and Carter, too) competence opt to kickback and watch a flick. Their favorite right now? Money Monster or Captain America.
4. They are very outspoken about a tellurian bullying epidemic.
In 2014, a organisation launched a 300-school and 35-mall Bully Proof tour, where they trafficked cross-country to give daily performances and to teach fans about a emanate of bullying in hopes to settle a bully-free community. All flourishing adult in opposite communities, any member of a organisation stood before students and relatives to share their possess practice with bullying and a disastrous long-term effects that competence come out of it.
5. The pretension of their newest strike says it all … “Good Things” coming!
After Romeo’s dual new hits “Good Things” and “Convenience” are accessible for squeeze on iTunes now, as good as their EP “Good Things” that is accessible for pre-order before a recover on Jun 24.
But wait, there’s more. After Romeo is partial of Macy’s iHeartRadio Rising Star campaign, that facilities 25 artists that have a event to win a possibility to open a 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas. From May 11 to Jun 5, go to iheartradio.com/risingstar to opinion for them adult to 50 times a day. Fans can also twitter regulating #AfterRomeo and #RisingStar as a process to vote.