David Brown is an English singer, musician, and YouTube personality. He is best recognized as a rap vocalist, synthesizer player, and MC of the four-piece boy band ‘You and What Army’ alongside band mates Kieran Charles Smith, Zak Hammond and Jamie Hancox. On YouTube, Brown runs a channel called Boyinaband on which he posts his music and band videos along with skits and other entertaining content. Today, the English artiste has emerged as one of the most popular singers and musicians in the country. He is immensely popular on social media as well. As of now, he has over 2.1 million subscribers on his YouTube channel and the number is rising day by day! He has studied computer games design and computer games programming in college. Brown is extremely talented in multiple fields. On a personal note, he is known for his long hair and unique fashion style. He also likes science and psychology apart from music. His numerous fans from all across the world admire him for his multiple interests.
Rise to Stardom
David Brown joined the band ‘You and What Army’ in 2007. The following year, he, along with his band mates, performed extensively in clubs, bars, and other small venues. Then in 2009, his band started working on their first EP titled ‘Soundtrack to the Apocalypse’. This EP was mixed, mastered, and produced by Brown and came out on 5 June 2009. After this, ‘You and What Army’ released their second EP titled ‘The End of the Beginning’ on 26 March 2010. The following year, they played smaller headline shows and soon returned to perform at various festivals including Sonisphere Festival, Download Festival, and Main Stage Osfest.
In 2012, the band released their self-titled EP ‘You and What Army’. Soon after, they stopped performing live and started to work on their first studio album which was initially slated to be released in the year 2013. However, in July 2014, the band announced on Facebook that they have cancelled the release of their debut album.
Talking about David Brown’s YouTube career, he has been active on the social platform since 2007. His channel titled Boyinaband features his band and music videos along with vlogs, skits, and other amusing content. Some of the videos you should not miss watching on Brown’s channel are ‘Fast Rap Battle’ and ‘Pop Song Made In A Day | Boyinaband + Veela’. Coming to the popularity of the channel, it has amassed over 2.1 million subscribers and over 200 million views.
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David Brown was born on August 24, 1987 in England. He has a sister whose name is Hannah. He is good friends with many YouTubers personalities, including Jaiden Animations, RoomieOfficial, TheOdd1sout, Andrew Huang, Maxmoefoe, TheRPGMinx, PewDiePie and iDubbbzTV and has collaborated with them for his videos. Brown has studied computer games programming as well as computer games design. Information regarding his parents, such as their names, occupations, and cultural background is not known.
He met and filmed a video with singer Chester Bennington shortly before the latter’s death on July 20th, 2017.