Just like most budding singers, Zach Herron made use of social media to advertise his talent, posting his cover versions of popular songs to rave reviews. The young and talented singer used YouTube and Instagram to reach out to the world.
As a high school student, Herron participated in talent shows. Due to his unique voice and talent, he received honors as a member of the choir and subsequently made the list of the youngest members of 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 shot to instant fame after a video of him doing a cover of Shawn Mendes song Stitches went viral in January. Before the week ran out, the video had already garnered more than 10 million views by fascinated fans who also shared it across other social media platforms, spreading it like wildfire.
Shortly after shaking things up on the internet, the singer’s debut single as a solo artist titled Timelapse was released the same month while the second one dubbed Why dropped in May of the same year.
Zach Herron’s Biography, Age
In Dallas, Texas, United States, on May 27, 2001, a star, Zach Herron was born with such unique vocal styling that would come to amaze the world in no time. Myta 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 though he’s been confirmed to be an active participant in talent shows in his high school.
Owing to his interest in music, Zach Herron spent his time making covers of songs which he shares with fans on Instagram and YouTube. Through his unique voice and the way in which he delivered the songs, his fan base grew as most of his performances were even better than the original. The fame he enjoyed reached a new level when his version of Shawn Mendes’ Stitches hit the internet, garnering millions of views and was shared more than 150,000 times across the internet.
The attention he got at the time gave rise to a few gigs and local tours, all 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 like Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber, and Shawn Mendes who he sees as his idol, Herron has not been trying to sing like them but emits his own unique style. In addition to his singer-songwriter status, he also plays the guitar which he focused on during his days in the boy band – Why Don’t We which he pioneered. He still entertains his audience with his guitar and the girls are going crazy about him. He now has a pack of fans who go by the name “Herronettes”, all in support of his career. Of course, there is no need to point out that majority of the “Herronettes” are adolescent girls.
The American singer-songwriter is still in his band alongside Jonah Marais, Jack Avery, Daniel Seavey and Corbyn Besson who are the other members. Though still in their budding stage, the five-man group has released two hit tracks – Taking You and Nobody Gotta Know. They have also gone on tours since 2016.
Does Zach Herron Have A Girlfriend?
Well, the youngster is presumed to be single at the moment which is fine considering that he is still very young and trying his best to grow his career. He still has a lot of years ahead of him and would definitely start dating when the time comes. However, he has been seen hugging a few girls but it turns out it’s just his way of showing affection to his fans.
Height and Other Interesting Facts About Zach Herron
- His full name is Zachary Dean Herron.
- He was born as the oldest among three children.
- His breakthrough cover of Shawn Mendes’ song Stitches while in school was viewed more than 10 million times in one week.
- Even though he is well known now, the singer has shared that he still finds his live performances a little uneasy.
- His voice is likened 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 5 feet in height.