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Big Time Rush (also known as BTR) are an American boy band who first found fame with their TV series with the same name in 2009. The band consists of Carlos Pena, Jr., James Maslow, Kendall Schmidt and Logan Henderson. The group were signed a record deal with Nick Records simultaneously with the television series, and because of production and musical rights to the show, the group were eventually signed to Columbia/Epic Label Group.
The group's first single as a band was the song "Big Time Rush", which was featured on their pilot of their series. The group eventually started recording their studio album and in October 2010, Big Time Rush's debut album, BTR became a success around the world. The album entered the Billboard 200 at three, selling over 60,000 copies in its first week, as well as entering charts including Mexico, Austria, Germany and the United Kingdom and has sold over 3 million copies worldwide, becoming their best effort. Their debut single outside of the series, "Boyfriend" peaked at number seventy-two on the Billboard Hot 100 and was certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). With their continuing success of the TV series, the group released their second sophomore album Elevate. The album achieved similar success, selling over 70,000 copies in its first week, making it debut at number twelve, but was certified gold in Mexico, becoming their second-consecutive certified album in that country. The group promoted the album with their tours, Better With U Tour and Big Time Summer Tour, which had supporting acts including One Direction.
The group have been presented as a child-appropriate group, due to their TV series and sign with Nickelodeon. The group have released two studio albums, and is due to release their third studio album. According to interviews with many outlets, the group have said that the fourth season of the TV series would expect to end after its fourth season. During their three year career, the band has gained 4 certified records, these being both their studio albums (in Mexico), and BTR and their single "Boyfriend" (in the United States). The group have been nominated and have won for such awards at the Kids' Choice Awards, MTV Europe Music Awards and the Bravo Otto Awards. Ever since mid-2012, Big Time Rush has sold over 4 million records worldwide to date.
Kendall Francis Schmidt (born November 2, 1990) is an American actor and singer-songwriter. He is best known for playing Kendall Knight in Big Time Rush and has played small roles on several TV shows such as ER, Without a Trace, Phil of the Future,Ghost Whisperer, and Frasier
James David Maslow was born in New York City, New York, and raised in La Jolla, California.
At the age of six, Maslow began training as a singer when his parents placed him in the San Diego Children's Choir. He attended La Jolla and Torrey Pines elementary schools, Muirlands Middle School, and San Diego School of Creative and Performing Arts. He had a small role in the San Diego Opera's production of La bohème when he was 10 years old. He attended acting camp at the La Jolla Playhouse, got his first agent when he was 14, and performed as Marius in a production of Les Misérables. Quitting the School of Creative and Performing Arts mid-way through the 10th grade, Maslow switched to Coronado School of the Arts (CoSA). He graduated from CoSA in 2007 in the musical theater department.
CARLOS ROBERTO PENA Jr (born August 15, 1989) is an American actor, singer, and dancer. He is best known for starring on the Nickelodeon series Big Time Rush as Carlos García in addition to being a member of the band Big Time Rush. Pena was born in Columbia, Missouri. His father is of Spanish and Venezuelan descent, while his mother is of Dominicandescent. He was raised in Weston, Florida. He attended Sagemont Upper School where he was a cheerleader. He appeared in local productions of Grease and Man of La Mancha. He also had a role in the American Heritage School, where he attended before leaving to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career, production of Titanic. During his run in Titanic he fell in love with singing and dancing.
Logan Philip Henderson (born September 14, 1989) is an American actor and singer-songwriter. He is best known for his starring role as Logan Mitchell on the Nickelodeon series, Big Time Rush, as well as being a member of the Big Time Rush band itself. He, along with the band, have won and been nominated for multiple awards over the past few years. Henderson was born and raised in Texas. He had a small role as a bully on the television program Friday Night Lights before moving to California at the age of 18, to pursue his acting career. Henderson's breakthrough role was Big Time Rush. He plays Logan Mitchell, the person who is always getting the group out of trouble. Henderson and the rest of Big Time Rush made an appearance at the 2010 and 2012 Kids' Choice Awards and performed at the 2011 Kids' Choice Awards. He also appeared in an episode of BrainSurge during the week of April 18–22, 2011. Henderson and Big Time Rush made a guest appearance on Figure It Out sometime in June 2012.
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