We the Kings is an American musical crew from Bradenton, Florida.
The band’s third collection Sunshine State of Mind was discharged in 2011 and highlighted the MTV Video Music Award victor for Most Innovative Music Video of the Year for the gathering’s intuitive music video and tune “Say You Like Me”. The band then finished an overall visit with Canadian band Simple Plan and performed over the US as a fundamental stage main event on the Vans Warped Tour. The gathering’s fourth collection Somewhere Somehow was discharged in late 2013 and incorporates singles “Simply Keep Breathing”, “Discover You There”, “Some other Way”, and “Craft of War”. Their fifth studio collection, Strange Love, turned out on November 20, 2015. It highlighted the single “Runaway”.
The band’s self-titled full-length debut collection, discharged in 2007, incorporated the platinum single “Check Yes Juliet”, and went on to sell more than 250,000 duplicates in the US. The gathering’s second collection Smile Kid (2009) included Top 40 singles “Paradise Can Wait” and “We’ll Be a Dream” (highlighting Demi Lovato), just as the single “She Takes Me High”.
Companions since adolescence, the four bandmates (artist/guitarist Travis Clark, guitarist Hunter Thomsen, his bassist brother Drew Thomsen, and drummer Danny Duncan) framed the gathering while at the same time going to secondary school. The band got its name from the center school that every one of the individuals went to called Martha B. Lord Middle School.Before the band was known as We the Kings, the gathering went by the name Broken Image.The band’s first visit was with Don’t Die Cindy in the late spring of 2005 where the gathering went by Broken Image, then later went under the moniker De Soto. The band A Heartwell Ending (later renamed Call the Cops) bolstered for the last leg of the visit. While cooperating with Bret Disend in Fall of 2005, We the Kings went on its first visit under that name as a five piece, with the then-obscure Boys Like Girls as the gathering bolstered the new arrival of the “Incomparable Escape” music video. We the Kings played on its initially featuring visit Long Hair Don’t Care with Valencia, The Cab, Sing It Loud, and Charlotte Sometimes amid late March and all through April. In May and June, We the Kings bolstered Cute Is What We Aim For and Boys Like Girls on the gathering’s UK visit.
Under the direction of director Bret Disend, the band set various tracks on the long range interpersonal communication webpage Purevolume in 2007 to manufacture online buzz. In the interim, the band likewise sought after an arrangement with EMI’s engraving S-Curve Records, which in the long run marked the gathering. We the Kings’ self-titled introduction collection was created by Sam Hollander and blended by Lou Giordano, and was discharged in October 2007. The collection topped at number 151 on the Billboard 200 and went through fifteen weeks on the diagram. The second single from the collection, “Check Yes Juliet”, turned into a minor hit, topping at number seventy on the Billboard Hot 100 and number twenty-five on the Pop Songs chart.The single was later discharged in Australia in 2011 where it crested at number twenty-six and was ensured platinum by the Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA).The collection was additionally discharged in 2011 and was affirmed platinum by the ARIA for offers of 70,000 duplicates.
For part of the fall of 2007, the band played a visit called Tourzilla with main event Boys Like Girls, All Time Low, and The Audition. The gathering visited in help of Cobra Starship in mid 2008 alongside Metro Station and The Cab. We the Kings played out all dates of the Warped Tour 2008. On August 30, 2008 the band was a piece of The Rays Summer Concert Series, playing on the field after a Tampa Bay Rays game.
The Kings Carriage are dramas that We The Kings film and post on YouTube. The King’s Carriage detail the band’s life out and about and give the fans understanding into the band individuals’ lives. These dramas have created more than 300 million perspectives.
Grin Kid (2009– 2010)
In February 2009, the band featured a visit called The Secret Valentine Tour with The Maine, The Cab, There for Tomorrow, and Versa. We the Kings played in the 2009 Bamboozle Roadshow Tour. It started on April 3 at Hoodwinked in California, visiting from April through May 2, finishing at The Bamboozle in East Rutherford, NJ. Groups additionally playing the Bamboozle Road Show visit included Forever the Sickest Kids, The Cab, Never Shout Never, and Mercy Mercedes. On July 8, 2009, the band started its visit as help forever Low alongside Cartel and Days Difference. The band likewise performed at Warped Tour 2009. The band was on visit in Fall 2009, again supporting All Time Low on the Glamor Kills Tour, with Hey Monday and The Friday Night Boys. The gathering’s sophomore collection, which was discharged in December 2009, achieved 112 on the Billboard 200 and went through three weeks on the chart.It brought forth the lead single, “Paradise Can Wait”, which crested at number thirty on the Pop Songs chart,and a second single highlighting Demi Lovato titled “We’ll Be a Dream”, which topped at seventy-six on the Billboard Hot 100 and number twenty-three on the Pop Songs outline.
The band’s second collection, Smile Kid, was discharged on December 8, 2009
In mid 2010, the band featured the Hot Topic Presents: Take Action Tour with There for Tomorrow, A Rocket to the Moon, Mayday Parade, and Stereo Skyline. We the Kings likewise played with New Found Glory at Fitchburg State College’s yearly spring show. In March 2010, We the Kings bolstered You Me at Six, an English pop musical gang, on the gathering’s UK feature visit alongside Forever the Sickest Kids. The band has additionally played in Warped Tour 2010 from June 26 to August 2. After Warped Tour, the band plan on a world visit in 2011.In April 2010 the band played out an advantage show with individual pop punk band Voted Most Random at a nearby scene in New Haven, Connecticut. The occasion raised a large number of dollars for ClearWater Initiative and was the association’s greatest pledge drive up to that date. In June 2010, We the Kings performed at 93Q Summer Jam, a show in Baldwinsville, New York at the Papermill island. The band performed with Cartel, Jaicko, Mayday Parade, New Boyz, Shontelle and Spose. The gathering performed “Mystery Valentine” alongside a couple of other tunes and shut with “Check Yes Juliet”.