Mitch Grassi is a name that rings a bell among all a capella fans the world over but it’s most especially so in America. The triple Grammy countertenor singer has been professionally active since 1992 when he was only ten years old. Then, over the years, he has co-founded two distinguished musical groups: the 5-piece band known as Pentatonix as well as the musical/comedy duo known as Superfruit which he formed with his fellow Pentatonix member, Scott Hoying.
Mitch picked Scott out of all the other members of his a capella group to form Superfruit obviously because he got along with him more than he did with the rest. But it has also become public knowledge that there is far more than just music going on between the two friends. This post, therefore, offers you an opportunity to get to know other details about them and especially get to know more about Scott.
How Mitch Grassi and Scott Met For The First Time and Connected To Each Other
During the Billboard interview mentioned earlier, Mitch and Scott revealed a lot of details about themselves. One such detail was about how they met each other for the first time – which was in Arlington, Texas where both of them grew up. They were about ten years old and played together for the first time. Their connection was instant because they discovered they had many things in common such as their shared interest in music and acting. They also shared the same sense of humor.
However, they soon lost contact with each other because they went to different schools. Then, they found each other once again after about eighteen months and it was like heaven. From there, they began to build their careers together.
Did Pentatonix’s Mitch Grassi Get Married To Scott?
It is no longer a rumor that Mitch Grassi and Scott got involved in a gay relationship. So, let’s not pretend we did not know. The chemistry between them has been so strong they are have been severally likened to old couples who are still in love. This fact was also showcased in an interview with Billboard Magazine where they revealed how much they knew every bit of each other from favorite colors to animals to movies, what the other would typically order at a restaurant, and more.
Beyond the chemistry between the duo, it is well known in the public domain that they had come out of the closet long ago. For instance, as far back as 2017, the LGBT magazine OUT included Mitch’s as well as Scott’s name in their 2017 list of OUT100 which lists activists in the LGBTQ+ community. The listing came in recognition of many of their musical releases which are gay-themed and which are vastly reputed to have helped parents to be able to accept their gay children the more. And even far before the OUT100 listing, the couple was already being referred to as the cute gay members of Pentatonix which they never denied.
So, Mitch Grassi’s gay relationship with Scott was no mystery. What remains a mystery to many rather is whether they got married. Many people are confused about this because Mitch had on several occasions, referred to Scott as his husband. So, many of their fans have actually been wondering if they secretly got married some time ago. On this point, our findings so far show that they were never married. Instead, they liked to play with these words just to keep things light.
They even made a video entitled “Are We Dating?” sometimes. But while everyone expected them to answer the question, they ended up being elusive about it. So, we feel they just wanted to make fun with their relationship status. Watch the video below to enable you to make your own judgment about the matter.
Scott Hoying’s Background
He was born as Scott Richard Hoying on September 17, 1991 about 10 months before Mitch Grassi was born on July 24, 1992. His father’s name is Rick Hoying while his mother is Connie. He shares a birthplace (Arlington, Texas) with Mitch. He has a brother named Lauren Hendrick Hoying. Scott is a White American.
Scott Studied Music At College
Scott Hoying studied music at the University of South California. But he dropped out along the line. Indeed, he dropped out to pursue his musical career with Pentatonix. No wonder he is the one that came up with the name ‘Pentatonix’ which is derived from the pentatonic scale in music.
Here Are The Physical Features of Mitch Grassi’s Gay Partner
Scott Hoying is 6 feet and 3 inches (or 1.91m) tall and weighs 161 pounds or 76kg. The color of his iris is blue while his hair is blonde. As for Mitch, he is 5 feet, 10 inches (or 1.78m) tall. After undergoing a weight loss program, Mitch Grassi’s weight has been listed 70kg (or 154 pounds).
How The Vocal Classes of Mitch Grassi and Scott Hoying Compare
While Scott sings in baritone Mitch Grassi sings in countertenor and tenor. Scott’s baritone voice means that it is somewhere between tenor and bass. As for Mitch, his voice spans 6 octaves and 1 tone, from A1 to B7. It is such that Boyz 2 Men’s Shawn Stockman once said that Mitch has “the prettiest voice I’ve ever heard in my life.” The combination of these two great voices is one of the greatest assets that have made Pentatonix the toast of their fans.