Like most aspiring singers, Zach Herron used social media to promote his talent and released his cover versions of popular songs with rave reviews. The young and talented singer used YouTube and Instagram to reach the world.
As a high school student, Herron took part in talent shows. Because of his unique voice and talent, he was honored as a member of the choir and subsequently made it onto the list of the youngest members of the Septien Entertainment Group’s Master Select program. The program is designed to inspire up-and-coming young artists.
Zach Herron was a lesser-known talent until 2016 when he achieved instant fame after a video in which he shot a cover version of the Shawn Mendes song Stitches was released in January. Before the week ended, the video had already received more than 10 million hits from fascinated fans who shared it on other social media platforms and spread it like wildfire.
Shortly after it caused a stir on the Internet, the singer’s debut single was released in the same month as a solo artist called Timelapse, while the second single, Why dropped, was released in May of the same year.
Who is Zach Herron?
On May 27, 2001, the star Zach Herron was born in Dallas, Texas, USA, with such a unique singing style that he would amaze the world in no time. Myth and Josh Herron are the names of his parents who gave Zach a younger brother named Ryan and a younger sister – Reese.
There is no information about his educational background, although it has been confirmed that he actively participates in talent shows at his high school.
Because of his interest in music, Zach Herron spent his time making covers of songs that he shares with fans on Instagram and YouTube. Through his unique voice and the way he performed the songs, his fan base grew as most of his performances were even better than the original. The fame he enjoyed took to a new level when his version of Shawn Mendes’ Stitches was released on the Internet, reaching millions of viewers and more than 150,000 times over the Internet.
The attention he received then led to a few gigs and local tours, everything he needed to take his career to the next level. With the release of his first single in January, followed by the second in May 2016, Herron finally established himself as a solo artist.
While the singer has been compared to top stars such as Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber, and Shawn Mendes, whom he considers his idol, Herron has not tried to sing like them, but to radiate his own unique style. In addition to his singer-songwriter status, he also plays guitar, which he focused on during his time in the boy band – Why Don’t We, of which he was a pioneer. He still entertains his audience with his guitar, and the girls are crazy about him. By now he has a whole crowd of fans who call themselves “Herronettes”, all to support his career. Of course, it doesn’t need to be stressed that the majority of “Herronettes” are adolescent girls.
The American songwriter is still in his band, along with Jonah Marais, Jack Avery, Daniel Seavey, and Corbyn Besson, who are the other members. The five-piece group, which is still in its early stages, has released two hits – Taking You and Nobody Gotta Know. They have also been touring since 2016.
Does Zach Herron Have A Girlfriend?
Well, it is believed that the young man is currently still single, which is fine considering he is still very young and is doing his best to advance his career. He still has many years ahead of him and would definitely start dating in due course. However, you have seen him hug some girls before, but it turns out that this is just his way of showing his affection to his fans.
His Height and Other Interesting Facts
- His full name is Zachary Dean Herron.
- He was born as the oldest of three children.
- His groundbreaking cover version of Shawn Mendes’ song Stitches was seen more than 10 million times at school within a week.
- Although he is now well known, the singer has stated that he still finds his live performances a little uncomfortable.
- His voice is compared to that of Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber, and Shawn Mendes.
- He idolizes Shawn Mendes.
- His height and other body measurements are not available online, but he is well over six feet tall.