Here are 21 fun facts you didn't know about our #FLZJingleBall Artist!
- Sam Smith once got thrown in detention for skipping school and going to a Lady Gaga concert.
- Before entering musical theater, Smith had been in jazz bands.
- Sam is a third cousin of Lily Allen.
- At the age of 14, Lizzo formed a musical group called Cornrow Clique with her friends.
- Her hit, "Truth Hurts," became a viral sleeper hit after inspiring a TikTok meme and appearing in 2019 Netflix film, Someone Great.
- She has previously opened up for Haim and Florence and the Machine.
- As a child, Normani used to compete in dance, gymnastics and beauty pageants.
- She made a cameo in Khalid's music video for "Young Dumb & Broke.”
- Normani’s splashy MTV VMA performance for “Motivation” was the result of studying past Britney Spears’ sets from the award show.
- French Montana began his career as a teenage battle rapper under the name Young French.
- French made the cut on XXL's coveted Freshman Class of 2012 list.
- Back in 2014, the rapper became the owner of a pet monkey named Julius Ceasor.
WHY DON'T WE
- Why Don't We was formed on September 27, 2016.
- Logan Paul has directed three of their music videos, including their collaboration for "Help Me Help You."
- Earlier this year, the band won a Teen Choice Award for Choice Music Group.
- Like many stars, MAX has shown off some acting chops! He was in a 2009 episode of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit for their season 10 installment, and played Ian Martinez on Crisis.
- The pop star has collaborated with Lil Uzi Vert, 3LAU, Audien, Noah Cyrus, Joey Badass, Ty Dolla Sign and more.
- He previously modeled with Madonna for an international Dolce And Gabbana campaign.
- AJ Mitchell began piano lessons at just 4-years-old.
- Lil Wayne’s I Am Not a Human Being II is one of his favorite albums of all-time.
- His debut album is complete and tentatively set for release at the end of October.