Get To Know Your New Fave Boyband Why Don't We

Written by Charley Read / June 12, 2018

Earlier this week international popstars Why Don't We announced they will be returning to the UK for a run of headline shows following their latest sold out European leg of 'The Invitation Tour'. Made up of band members Daniel Seavey, Jack Avery, Corbyn Besson, Jonah Marais and Zach Herron, we really think you're going to love these guys, so here's everything you need to know....

1. They all started out as solo artists before meeting up in LA and forming the band in 2016. 

2. Did you know Daniel was a top 10 finalist on season 14 of American Idol before joining the band? 

3. They have amassed more than 200 million global audio streams.

4. They have 2.8 million and counting Instagram followers, and you can follow them by adding @whydontwemusic 👈

reach out for me

A post shared by Why Don’t We (@whydontwemusic) on Apr 4, 2018 at 1:33pm PDT

5. They have over 200 million views on YouTube and gained over 1.7 million subscribers in just over a year.

6. They have been dubbed one of pop music's biggest breakout stories.

7. They've put out four EPs in under 12 months with their debut titled 'Only The Beginning'. Last summer's 'Why Don't We Just' EP hit #1 on iTunes' 'Pop Albums' chart.

8. They sold out their first-ever headline summer tour last year so make sure you get tickets quick for this one.

9. They closed 2017 on a high by performing on the iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour, including a stop at the famous Madison Square Garden in New York.

thank u for the best year of our lives… only 🆙 from here

A post shared by Why Don’t We (@whydontwemusic) on Dec 29, 2017 at 2:00pm PST

10. Their most recent release ‘Hooked’ shot to #3 on iTunes’ Overall Songs chart, ahead of artists such as Post Malone, Shawn Mendes, and Ariana Grande.

11. Rolling Stone is calling the five-piece band an ‘Artist To Watch’.

12. They got their name from being super excited about starting the group and were like "well, why don't we do it?!" Corbyn revealed.

13. Between them they can play 25 instruments.

14. In November 2017, they were named MTV's Push Artist for the month.

15. The band will embark on their biggest European tour to date later this year. Find out where you can catch them below 👇

21 - BIRMINGHAM O2 Institue
22 - MANCHESTER O2 Apollo
24 - NEWPORT Centre
25 - LONDON Eventim Apollo

Tickets are on sale now 👇

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