TDIM - Nick Jonas was born - 16th Sept
Posted On 16th September, 2013 @ 00:40 am by TDIM

Nick Jonas was born.

It is pop icon Nick Jonas’s Birthday today! He is an American singer and musician, best known as one 

of the Jonas Brothers, a pop-rock band he formed with his brothers Joe and Kevin. The Jonas Brothers 

originally started as an attempted solo singing career for Nick, but the record producer liked the sound 

when his brothers sang backup for him. Nick previously starred in the Disney Channel original series 

JONAS L.A. as Nick Lucas, alongside his brothers. He also starred in the Disney Channel original movie 

Camp Rock and Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam. He formed the band Nick Jonas & The Administration, 

which released its first album in 2010.

 

It all began, when Jonas's began performing on Broadway. He also had acted in several plays, including 

A Christmas Carol , Annie Get Your Gun, Beauty and the Beast, and Les Misérables .After Les Misérables closed, he performed in The Sound of Music at the Paper Mill Playhouse.

 

In 2002, while performing in Beauty and the Beast, Jonas wrote a song with his father called "Joy to the 

World” with background vocals from the Beauty and the Beast cast, Nick recorded the song on the 2002 

annual Broadway "Equity Fights AIDS" album, Broadway's Greatest Gifts: Carols for a Cure, Vol. 4. In 

November 2003, INO Records received a demo copy of "Joy to the World" The label released the song 

to Christian radio, where it quickly became popular on Record & Radio's Christian Adult Contemporary 

Chart.

 

By September 2004, an executive at Columbia Records discovered Jonas' song. He was soon jointly 

signed to INO Records and Columbia Records and released the single "Dear God". A second single, "Joy to the World" a re-recorded version, was released on November 16. It was supposed to be followed 

by a December release of a self-titled solo album Nicholas Jonas, but the album was pushed back. It 

did, however, get a limited release. Nick, along with his brothers, Kevin and Joe, co-wrote songs for the 

album. In early 2005, Columbia Records' new president, Steve Greenberg, heard Jonas' record. While 

Greenberg did not like the album, he did like Nick's voice.

 

The reality short series, Jonas Brothers: Living the Dream, premiered on Disney Channel on May 16, 

2008. The show, which ran until 5 in the Eyes Tour. The name was inspired by the band's hit song "When You Look Me in the Eyes". The series was renewed for a second season, which premiered on March 21, 2010. The second season follows the band on the European leg of their World Tour 2009. Jonas and his brothers filmed a Disney Channel Original Movie called Camp Rock where they play a band called "Connect Three." Joe plays the lead male role as lead singer "Shane Gray"; Nick plays the role of "Nate," a guitarist; and Kevin plays the role of "Jason," also a guitarist. A soundtrack for the movie was released on June 17, 2008. The movie premiered on June 20, 2008, in the USA on Disney Channel, and Canada on Family. Production began on the sequel, Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam in September 2009 and it premiered during the summer of 2010.

 

We wish this talented artist a very Happy Birthday!

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