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Travis McCoy

Travis McCoy

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Famous as :

Musician

Birth Name :

Travis L. McCoy

Birth Date :

August 05, 1981

Birth Place :

Geneva, New York, USA

Claim to fame :

Lead vocalist of the band Gym Class Heroes

Biography


Travis McCoy was born on August 5, 1981 in Geneva, New York by the name Travis Lazarus McCoy. He met Matt McGinley when he was in high school. The two bonded over their love of music and played in a band until Gym Class Heroes were officially formed in 2001.

With the band, he had productive years, dropping one album after another and touring in United States and across the pond. During his 2008 Warped Tours, he was arrested and charged with third-degree assault for allegedly hitting a concertgoers in the head with his microphone. After released on bail, he was quick to issue a public apology for what happened.

Latest News


Video Premiere: Iyaz's 'Pretty Girls' Ft. Travis McCoy

August 20, 2011 04:17:25 GMT

shares screen with in a music video supporting his single "Pretty Girls". The twosome brings along a lot of pretty faces indeed. While Iyaz grabs his camera for a graffiti-themed photo shoot, Travis simply chills out with the babes in a summer breezy set.
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Travis McCoy Arrested in Berlin for Graffiti Attack

October 29, 2010 06:06:58 GMT

rocker has been arrested in Germany after spraying graffiti on the remains of the Berlin Wall. 's ex was caught by cops tagging one of the last remnants of the historical wall late on Wednesday night, October 17 - after his band's concert at the city's Magnet Club.
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Travis McCoy Sends Best Wishes for Newlywed Katy Perry

October 27, 2010 04:00:26 GMT

's ex-boyfriend has given his blessing to her marriage to at the weekend - insisting he wishes the newlyweds "the best". The "I Kissed a Girl" hitmaker ended her relationship with McCoy in April last year before embarking on a whirlwind romance with the British funnyman.
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Video Premiere: Travis McCoy's 'Need You'

October 20, 2010 07:23:05 GMT

ditches glamorous nightlife of New York City in a music video filmed to support his latest single "Need You". The member goes to the Chinatown instead, making his way down the streets illuminated by paper lanterns.
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2010 AMAs Noms: Eminem, Justin Bieber and Katy Perry Dominating the List

October 13, 2010 02:35:34 GMT

scores the most nods when 2010 American Music Awards nominations were announced on Tuesday, October 12. Along with , the rapper receives a total of five nods. The Slim Shady is up for Favorite Album in pop/rock and rap/hip-hop music fields, and Antebellum are up for Favorite Album in country music.
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Travis McCoy Responds to Katy Perry's Song About Him

October 04, 2010 04:17:40 GMT

Rapper has offered a backhanded compliment to ex-girlfriend for addressing their break-up in a scathing new record, insisting the star "finally has a song with some substance". The star split from the singer last April - eight months before she became engaged to funnyman .
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Video Premiere: Travis McCoy's 'We'll Be Alright'

September 14, 2010 03:56:16 GMT

"We'll Be Alright" has been announced as the second single lifted from 's debut album "". A music video that perfectly describes the feel-good music has been debuted, showing the rapper in a wild house party with a lot of friends.
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Usher, Paramore, Justin Timberlake and More Join MTV VMAs Line-Up

August 27, 2010 02:19:32 GMT

Adding to the already star-studded line-up of 2010 MTV Video Music Awards are the likes of , and . Usher and the -fronted band are going to perform at the -hosted event, while Timberlake who represents his Facebook movie "" is listed as a presenter.
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HBO Saying Goodbye to 'Entourage'

August 09, 2010 02:37:21 GMT

"", just as predicted, would be wrapped up next year in its eighth and shorter season. However, it may not be the end of Vince Chase and the gang because, as predicted as well, a feature film is being considered.
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Selena Gomez, Kim Kardashian and More Brighten Up 2010 Teen Choice Awards

August 09, 2010 02:35:43 GMT

A number of stars dazzled the cameras outside the Gibson Amphitheater in Universal City, California where 2010 Teen Choice Awards took place on Sunday night, August 8. Among the early arrivals at the night ceremony were , , , , and .
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Sandra Bullock Granted Permanent Restraining Order Against Longtime Stalker

August 07, 2010 05:00:32 GMT

On Friday morning, August 6, has been granted a permanent restraining order against a man who has a history of stalking her and allegedly traveled cross-country to try to meet her after being released from a mental hospital, TMZ reported. The order will remain in place for three years.
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FOX Promo of Teen Choice Awards Green Carpet Special

August 07, 2010 04:33:06 GMT

FOX which is the official network to air the upcoming Teen Choice Awards, has released a promo for the event as well as its green carpet special. The channel's website is airing a special coverage of the celebrities arrival, promising interviews with young stars like , , , , and .
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Justin Bieber Receives Four Early Teen Choice Awards in Concert

July 28, 2010 02:31:57 GMT

wins early at the upcoming Teen Choice Awards. The 16-year-old singing sensation was handed four surfboards by at his recent My World concert taking place at Jobing.com Arena in Glendale, Arizona on Sunday, July 25.
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Third Wave of 2010 Teen Choice Awards Music Nominees

July 13, 2010 02:47:18 GMT

The third and final wave of this year's Teen Choice Awards nominees has arrived. In music categories, , and get two more nods each along with . They are facing off each other in Choice Summer Song which also lists among the competitors.
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Katy Perry's 'California Gurls' Still Sits Atop U.S. Singles Chart

June 19, 2010 05:12:35 GMT

Pop star has held on to the top spot in the U.S. singles chart for a second consecutive week, keeping R&B superstar trailing in second place. Perry's "California Gurls" leads the new Billboard Hot 100, while Usher spends another week at two with his hit single "OMG".
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Travis McCoy Replaces Nicki Minaj on Rihanna's Tour

June 15, 2010 10:04:34 GMT

's ex-boyfriend has signed up to spend the summer with and . will replace on the Barbadian songstress' "Last Girl on Earth" tour, which kicks off in Washington next month.
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Artist of the Week: Travis McCoy

June 14, 2010 06:19:14 GMT

After dropping several albums with his band , finally goes solo in "" as he wants to express himself more. Working on it soon after breaking up with , the 29-year-old vocalist refused to go gloomy though.
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Video Premiere: Travis McCoy's 'The Manual' Ft. T-Pain

June 12, 2010 02:18:55 GMT

goes crazy in a music video which supports his latest single "The Manual". In this clip, the frontman is sharing screen with who lends his vocal on the hook.
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Travis McCoy's 'Billionaire' Music Video Ft. Bruno Mars

May 06, 2010 07:26:37 GMT

' goes cruising on his wheels from day to dark with on the music video for "Billionaire". They visit places like the skateboard loops and hit on the beach for an after-party.
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Official Cover Art of Travis McCoy's 'Lazarus'

April 05, 2010 08:16:50 GMT

A picture to be featured on the front page of 's upcoming solo debut album "" has been unleashed. In the new artwork, a man who is supposedly the ' singer is seen flying high in the air with a set of recording tools tied on his back.
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Travis McCoy's First Solo Single 'Billionaire' Unleashed

March 09, 2010 09:06:31 GMT

has a brand new solo single titled "Billionaire" coming out for listening pleasure. Debuted online on MTV.com, the track is confirmed to serve as the lead single from his forthcoming debut album "".
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