Zach Herron is a young man who has blown minds with his incredible talent and has no intentions of stopping anytime soon. This American born internet sensation is an upcoming singer and songwriter whose future in the music industry is looking very bright. Ever since his viral video, the world has definitely kept an eye on him and followed his progress and steady rise to fame. He has amassed tons of followers on his social media pages and also has lots of fans scattered all over the world especially teenagers. This pop artist has an intriguing story and we are excited to share it with you.
Zach Herron’s Rise to Fame
Zach Herron’s musical career apparently started on social media where he used to release covers of songs by popular artists. Something that has become the norm in recent times. People cover songs by their favorite celebrities and post on social media either for fun, appreciation or for media attention. Herron who has a passion for singing must have used the social media platform to gain attention for his talent. It wasn’t long before the young lad joined Justin Bieber and a host of others before him to become a star following popularity on social media.
The song that got him his breakthrough was Stitches a song by the very popular Shawn Mendes. After Zach Herron released a cover of this song, it went viral and the internet went wild with increasing curiosity about who the cute boy with the unique voice was. This video has been viewed over 10 million times and shared about 150,000 times on social media.
Seven Things You Didn’t Know About Zach Herron
1. He Is A Texas Boy
Zach Herron was born on the 27th of March, 2001 in the state of Dallas, Texas, United States of America. His father’s name is Josh Herron while his mother’s name is Myra Herron. Much is not known about the background or occupation of his parents as he has kept that information away from the public’s eye and that is okay. He is not the only child of his parents as he was raised with two siblings; a younger brother and a younger sister. The name of his brother is Ryan while the name of his sister is Reese and Zach reportedly has a very good relationship with both his siblings.
2. Fans Were Impressed When He Revealed His Girlfriend
Zach graduated from high school in 2019. During prom, Zach shared a photo of his date with fans online and fans were more than impressed. Her name is Kay. Fans would later speculate that the two had long been in a relationship.
3. He Participated in many talent shows in high school
While Zach Herron was still in high school before he achieved any fame, he used to perform in high school talent shows across the state. In fact, he won a couple of honors and awards as a member of the choir. While in high school, he was also chosen as one of the youngest ever member of the Septien Entertainment Group’s program. This program was a master select program that was created especially for up and coming artists. It seems Zach was already heading for greatness and even though along the way he got lucky, his success in the music industry was sort of predictable.
4. Zack Herron’s First and Second Songs
After gaining popularity on social media, Zach soon began performing on different occasions. In January 2016, he released his debut single which was titled Time Lapse. Still, in 2016, Zach released his second song in May and it was titled “Why?”
5. He’s A Talented Guitarist
Apart from writing and singing beautiful songs, Zach Herron is also a talented guitarist. He incorporates his guitar playing into his songs and loves to thrill his fans with his thrumming skills.
6. Zach Herron Founded a Band
Zach Herron is a part of a boy band called Why Don’t We. This band consists of five artists and Zach is the founder and leader of the band. He has frequently spoken about the band saying that friendship was at the very core of their values as a band.
The boy band, “Why Don’t We?” has released two hit tracks already. The names of the tracks are Taking You and Nobody Gotta Know. Towards the end of 2016, they went on tour and were happily received by excited fans at different cities.
7. What Are His Body Measurements?
The internet pop sensation has got a slim build and seems to be taking care of it quite well. He stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches (168 cm) and has a bodyweight of 59 kg or 130 lbs. He has dark brown hair and dark brown eyes.