Awsten Knight is a rock singer and the lead vocalist and guitarist of the Houston-based band, Waterparks. Along with Knight, the other band members include Otto Wood and Geoff Wigington. Its past members included Gage Matthieu and Owen Marvin. Knight had previously formed a band known as ‘The Blue Poptarts’ with Otto Wood. Knight and Wigington met through their ex-bassist of the band. Their first release was ‘Black Light’ with Wigington on lead guitar and Otto Wood on drums. The trio has been working on the band very closely and has received many accolades. They have released many studio albums and singles over the years. The band released an extended play, ‘Black Light’, in 2014. Knight has always been serious about his music and does not believe in repetition of content. He has big plans for his band and believes they are heading in the right direction.
Awsten Knight formed the band Waterparks along with his team mate Gage Matthieu. TAwsten Knight – Bio, Facts, Family Life of Singerhe band was formed in 2011 as both Knight and Matthieu were already members of other band. They had their first show on August 17, 2012, at Warehouse Live in Houston. Knight and his band members performed along with other eminent musicians such as Invent, Animate, DWHB, and Life as Lions.
Knight performed with his band at local venues throughout Texas in the following years. In 2013, Knight’s band performed as a supporting act for pop musician Aaron Carter on his Houston tour date.
On November 6, 2015, the band got a fillip after it signed with Equal Vision Records. Benji Madden and Joel Madden became their producers. On January, 15, 2016, they released an EP titled Cluster. The album was co-produced by Benji Madden. On November 19, 2015, Knight had the opportunity to perform with Good Charlotte when Knight’s band was performing at The Troubadour in West Hollywood, California. On August 31, 2016, Knight and the band released a single titled ‘Stupid For You’, and on November 4, 2016, their other album ‘Double Dare’ was released.
Knight has been closely working with his band members as they are set to bring their new album ‘Entertainment’ which is set to release on January 26, 2018.
Entertainment will be their second studio album. The popularity of the band has earned them many awards. In 2016, the band won in the category of ‘Best Breakthrough Artist’ and ‘Best International Breakthrough Artist’ at Alternative Press Music Awards and The Rocksound Awards respectively.
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Awsten Knight was born on January 17, 1992, in Houston, Texas. He was raised in Houston along with his sister.
He has always been passionate about music and has worked hard for it. He has the habit of showing his work to his family and friends for approval as he dislikes repetition in his work. Knight always carries his guitar with him, and has the habit of writing songs quite frequently. Awsten Knight was in a relationship with Ciara Hannabut the two of them have now split up.