O-Town is an American boy band formed from the first season of the MTV-produced reality television series Making the Band in 2000. As of 2015 the group consisted of Erik-Michael Estrada, Trevor Penick, Jacob Underwood, and Dan Miller. The line up also included Ashley Parker Angel. Ikaika Kahoano was originally part of the band but was replaced by Miller after dropping out of the group. After releasing two albums near the end of the boy band fad of the late 1990s and early 2000s, the group disbanded in 2003. The group was originally managed by Lou Pearlman during their first season of Making the Band, but later managed by Mike Cronin and Mike Morin for their debut album and remaining television seasons.
|Also known as:||OTWN|
|Origin:||Orlando, Florida, U.S.|
|Years active:||2000–2003, 2013–present|
|Labels:||Sony BMG, Transcontinental, J, Atlantic/Elektra Records/Warner Records (United States only), Universal Music Group (France/Japan/International only)|
|Website:||O-Town's Official site|
|Members:||Trevor Penick, Jacob Underwood, Dan Miller, Bobby Bones, Erik Michael Estrada|
|Past members:||Ashley Parker Angel, Ikaika Kahoano|
|Twitter:||O-Town's Twitter profile|
|Instagram:||O-Town's Instagram profile|
|Facebook:||O-Town's Facebook profile|
About Jacob Underwood
O-Town singer who was featured in ABC's Making the Band in 2000. O-Town was known for such singles as "All or Nothing" and "Liquid Dreams."
He was raised in San Diego, California and moved to Orlando, Florida upon joining O-Town.
He released two albums with O-Town: self-titled in 2001 and O2 in 2002.
He was born to Steven and Mechele Underwood and raised with a brother named Bryan and a sister named Danielle. He married Janie Underwood on October 26, 2002; but they later divorced. In 2018, he became engaged to Chandler Bay; they had their first child together in October.
He and Erik-Michael Estrada performed together in O-Town.
Information related to O-Town
- Vocal quintets
- Musical groups from Orlando, Florida
- Sony BMG artists
- American boy bands