The Jonas Brothers are an American pop boy band. The band gained their popularity from the Disney Channel children's television network. From Wyckoff, New Jersey, the band consists of three brothers: Kevin Jonas, Joe Jonas, and Nick Jonas. In the summer of 2008, they starred in the Disney Channel Original Movie Camp Rock. They have released three albums: It's About Time (2006), Jonas Brothers (2007), and A Little Bit Longer (2008). The band's fourth studio album will be released June 15, 2009. It is officially titled Lines, Vines and Trying Times. In 2008, The Jonas Brothers were nominated for the Best New Artist award at the 51st Grammy Awards and won the award for Breakthrough Artist at the American Music Awards.
Nick Jonas was originally working as a soloist and on Broadways when Columbia
Records signed him but also discovered that 'Kevin' and 'Joe' also had musical
talents. The three brothers decided to join together and make a band.
On August 8th 2006 the Jonas brothers released their first debut album "It's about time" with Culombia records. But changed to Hollywood record and had an opportunity to record for Disney. They recorded a single 'Year 3000' for the movie 'Meet the Robinson's' which was released on March 30th 2007. Also made video clips for the cartoon American Dragon and The Jungle Book.
On August 7th 2007 the band released their second album 'Jonas Brothers'and their songs including 'S.O.S' and 'Hold On' became a hit.
Their staying power is still in question because of their appeal only to very
young teenage girls.
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