With the advancing power of social media, the world has seen several young talents coming across and gaining popularity. One such youngster is Jack Avery, a young musician, who started his career posting songs on social media platforms and gained popularity, and eventually formed a band with some fellow youngsters named ‘Why Don’t We’. The band has released one EP until now and they are already getting compared to the hugely successful band ‘One Direction’. Jack started young at the age of 16 with a social media tour named IMPACT, which gained him massive popularity. He also runs a Youtube channel having more than 58K subscribers at present. Many media outlets, such as Tiger Beat and Huffington Post have featured Jack and his success story. Apart from providing vocals to his songs, he plays guitar and piano and at the concerts he does with his boy band, the loudest shouts from the crowd are directed towards Jack. In future, Jack intends to do acting and has already appeared in a short film titled ‘Fearless Five’.
Childhood & Early Life
Jack Avery was born on 1st July 1999 in Burbank, California. He has four siblings. His family moved to a small town in Pennsylvania when Jack was 1 year old and he did his early schooling from there.
As a kid, he wasn’t serious about his musical career as much and was mostly inclined towards playing basketball in his school and his backyard. Somehow, down the line, as he grew as a teenager, his interest in music started growing and he started using social media as an effective tool to showcase his talent.
It was through social media that he came in touch with other young and struggling musicians such as Daniel Seavey, Zach Herron, Jonah Marais and Corbyn Besson and formed the band ‘Why Dont We’. Before that, most of the members had already gained a decent following on social media platforms and it didn’t take them much time to further gain popularity.
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At an early age, Jack’s talent was recognized by some esteemed talent management companies and he got the chance to become a part of IMPACT in 2006. The tour served young and talented musicians like Jack and helped them gain exposure in public’ eyes, which would later help them in making a career in music.
He walked the red carpet at the Teen Choice Awards in the year 2015 and 2016 due to his social media fan following which composed of mostly teenagers and young music enthusiasts. Apart from that, Jack also kept touring around United States in malls and cafes.
He got in touch with some fellow musicians who were struggling and posting their songs on the different social media platforms, including Daniel Seavey, Zach Herron, Jonah Marais and Corbyn Besson. Jack and all these youngsters already enjoyed a decent fan following and when they decided to come together in 2016, and started collaborating and came up with an album titled ‘Only the Beginning’.
The critics praised their style which mixed R&B with Soul genre, which was different than most youngsters were doing at that time. The release of their debut album gained them significant popularity and as their social media following grows, the band is working on their second debut album.
On Pandora, they are named among the top 20 upcoming new artists to look out for and the constant tours and concerts are significantly helping them catching the eye of a big music label to represent them.
Apart from being a musician, Jack considers himself to be a good actor and has already appeared in a short film called ‘Fearless Five’ with Alex Lee. Jack is also an active Youtuber and enjoys a subscriber base of over 58K.
Jack Avery is single and has maintained that he has no time to be involved in relationships and all his focus is towards making it big in the music industry.
Jack is a preacher of Law of Attraction and believes that most of the success that he achieved has been a result of vision board that he has put in his small room, which keeps reminding of his goals as a musician.