Becky G, Ella Henderson, Katy Tiz, Mary Lambert and R5 are all performing this year on the“Coca-Cola Red Carpet LIVE! @ The 2014 AMAs” preshow. Want to know about these five fab performers? Check out some fun facts about them and watch their music videos below.
Becky G’s hit summer song “Shower” peaked at No. 16 on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart. She has collaborated on tracks with will.i.am, Cher Lloyd, Cody Simpson and Austin Mahone and even opened for AMA nominee Katy Perry on the Prismatic tour. Between being a COVERGIRL and her work to release her upcoming album in early 2015, Becky G has been quite busy these days. We can’t wait to see her perform on the AMAs red carpet, but until then, we’ll be listening to her recently released her latest single “Can’t Stop Dancin'”.
R5 is a pop rock band comprised of the four Lynch siblings and their friend, Ellington Ratliff. You might also recognize the band’s lead singer, Ross Lynch, from his roles on the Disney Channel shows Austin & Ally and Teen Beach Movie.
Ella Henderson is a British singer-songwriter who was a finalist on the ninth season of The X Factor in 2012. Her debut album Chapter One was just released in Oct. 2014 and peaked at No. 1 on the Billboard charts in the U.K. When her debut single “Ghost” was released, in went straight to No. 1 in the U.K. and remained in the Top 5 for eight consecutive weeks.
Katy Tiz is a British singer-songwriter who gained mainstream acknowledgement after she released a cover of Rock Mafia‘s popular single “The Big Bang.” This led to her landing a recording contract with Atlantic Records.
Mary Lambert gained mainstream notoriety when she was featured in Macklemore and Ryan Lewis’ song “Same Love,” which they performed on the Grammys earlier this year. “Same Love” peaked at No. 2 on the US Rap Chart and No. 11 on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart. Since then, Lambert has released her own album, Heart On My Sleeve, with an honest first single titled “Secrets.”
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