Drew Chadwick (vocals, lead guitar)
born October 1, 1992
Wesley Stromberg (vocals, rhythm guitar)
born December 6, 1993
Keaton Stromberg (vocals, bass)
born June 12, 1996
From: Huntington Beach, California
The Strombergs and Chadwick grew up in Sequim, Washington, and started writing songs when they were nine, eleven, and twelve years of age. Known then as The American Scholars, they arranged, recorded, and produced their first album Bite Your Lip and Take It in the basement of their home. The Stromberg brothers have lived in a family very much in the entertainment industry. Their father, William Stromberg, is a Grammy-nominated film composer, and their uncle, Robert Stromberg, has multiple Academy Awards as Art Director for Avatar and Alice in Wonderland and is currently directing the Angelina Jolie movie Maleficent. Their mother, Laraine Claire, is a jazz harp player and composer.
Did You Know?
- In live shows, they often perform with Kyle Miner (saxophone) and Kenny Galbraith (percussion).
- Wesley and Keaton are brothers.
- Prior to applying to The X Factor, they released singles “Curious”, “Sunset Blvd” and “Reason” with other songs including “True Friends”, “Rip Tide”, “Say What You Mean”, and “Tequila Sunrise”