Jacob Whitesides Tickets
YouTube and reality talent shows have given greater opportunities to up and coming artists and people like Jacob Whitesides have benefitted greatly from them. This is one new artist who has used his online presence to become a world famous name. He has released two EPs, both of which did quite well. His first EP, called “3AM” made it to number two on the iTunes charts and its title track sold over twenty five thousand copies. He has also amassed over a million fans on Twitter and Facebook. He also has almost a million followers on YouTube and Instagram. Now you can watch him live too. Just get your Jacob Whitesides tickets to enjoy an exciting performance at an arena near you.
The music industry is one of the hardest places to find fame and success. Talent can only get you so far and a budding star has to be prepared to put in a great deal of hard work in order to get far in this business. However, the recent popularity of online streaming websites as well as reality talent shows have led to an increasing number of people using these avenues to become famous. For people like Jacob Whitesides, this medium has been extremely beneficial, with this talented singer and songwriter getting worldwide recognition through his millions of followers online.
Jacob Whitesides is one of the rising stars of the music business. Although his rise to stardom was not smooth, he has kept on working to rank among the fastest rising online celebrities today. With millions of followers on famous websites like YouTube and Twitter, this is one singer that seems to be moving in the right direction. In the small time he has been part of the industry, he has toured all over the country, playing with several established artists along the way and adding to his already burgeoning fan base. You can be part of this experience too now because he is on tour. Book your Jacob Whitesides tickets and watch him perform live on stage.
Whitesides was born in 1997 and it wasn’t long before his musical talent started shining through. His father was a musician in a cover band and it was he who inspired a young Jacob to learn to play the guitar. His mother was one of his biggest supporters and worked three jobs just to encourage and support his love affair with music. At the age of thirteen he picked up his first guitar and soon learned to play all on his own. He also started writing songs about his life as a teenager and the range of emotions that affect the children of his age.
Jacob first found fame when he uploaded a video, of himself covering several songs, on YouTube. His younger sister helped him make those videos and soon he had a million views online. His video of the One Direction song “One Thing,” put him on the map when the popular band’s member Liam Payne endorsed the cover personally on his Twitter page. That led to over five hundred thousand views online. Since then his videos have received over ten million views.
Jacob Whitesides has also amassed a great fan following as evidenced by over a million likes on Twitter and Facebook. He also has almost a million followers on Instagram and over seven hundred thousand on Vine. It is estimated that he gets almost twenty thousand new fans each day as his popularity rises all over the world. He has also tried out for the famous reality television show, the X Factor and won Knoxville, Tennessee's Best Young Voice competition.
Whitesides released his first official EP, titled “A Piece Of Me” just recently. It was a spectacular success, showcasing to the world the immense talent this up and coming artist possesses. It was a follow up to his previous release “3AM” which had enjoyed a great run as well. It made it to number two on the iTunes music charts and its first single “You’re Perfect” sold over twenty five thousand copies in the country.
Whitesides has been on three major tours as yet and now he is thinking about embarking on another one. You can now be a part of this journey too. All you need are your Jacob Whitesides tickets to watch this incredibly talented star live in concert.
JACOB WHITESIDES NEWS AND UPDATES
Jacob Whitesides Announces ‘Basically Happy’ Tour
American pop singer and songwriter Jacob Whitesides recently announced a massive North American tour in support of his new music album ‘Why?’ It is titled Basically Happy Tour and is scheduled to kick off in Philadelphia on May 24th. The tour follows up The Lovesick Tour in 2016 which visited 24 cities.
‘Why?’ is Jacob Whitesides’ debut studio record. It was released in September, 2016 via Double U Records. Comprising songs such as ‘Focus’ and ‘Lovesick,’ the album reached the 25th spot on the Billboard’s Independent chart.
Jacob Whitesides to Embark on North American Tour
And it’s official! Jacob Whitesides will be embarking on a road trip this summer. Called, ‘Basically Happy Tour’ he made his fans happy by unveiling concert dates. His first show of the trek is scheduled to be held on May 24th in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Jacob will then go on to perform in main cities such as New York, Toronto, Nashville, Chicago and Dallas. The 19-year old pop singer plans to conclude his ‘Basically Happy Tour’ by performing his last show in Seattle, Washington on June 25th.