History never repeats itself. We learn from the past and embody our predecessors all while attempting to take things to the next level. In the music industry, legends such as The Jackson 5, Boyz II Men, Menudo, New Kids on the Block, and *NSYNC have set the bar high with constant entertainment. Everything from the good looks, live vocals, and breathtaking choreography, people can never resist good entertainment. Soon, Phase Five aims to be among the list of greats. The group’s first single, Upside Down was released on April 14, and their debut EP, The Rise is due out June 9 with a Deluxe Edition out June 16.
Phase Five is: Nelson Santos from Puerto Rico, Jeremiah Neil from Florida, JayC from Indiana, Lee Brown from the UK, and Alex Odon from Belgium. Five young men from across the globe that set out on individual journeys, only to have their paths cross in Los Angeles, where they are now on a mission to fulfill their destiny of entertaining the world.
Hi guys please tell us a bit about you?
We are 5 guys from all over the world that have come together to form the band Phase Five. although we have come from our different backgrounds we all share the mutual love of music.
How would you did robe your music?
We do Urban Pop. We love to have the catchy songs that people enjoy singing, whilst still keeping it urban and fresh for people to turn up to. Think along the lines of Jason Derulo, Chris Brown, Justin Timberlake. We are trying something that has not been done by a boyband for a long time.
How did you get started?
In 2013, Jeremiah began a series of auditions. Firstly he found JayC and Nelson, then came Alex and finally Lee joined in 2015 to complete the line up.
Who will be your dream collaboration?
This is a tough one. However We would love to work with somebody like Timberland because he is has so much experience in our genre of music and we know that we would be able to create magic in the studio.
Best advice ever given?
Don’t fear opportunities masked as challenges.
Any advice for upcoming singers?
Believe in yourself, Once you start doing this, others will believe in you too!
3 things you can’t leave your house without?
Phone, Keys and walllet.
Oh and don’t forget headphones!
What do you do in your free time?
In our downtime, We like to hang out in the house, eat pizza, watch Netflix. We have to take advantage of the little time we get to relax!
Do you guys practice any sport?
Is eating a sport? Lee used to play soccer a lot and JayC used to do cross country running!
Future plans you want to share with us?
You can expect a lot more music from us, we want to travel and tour the world with our music!
To stay up to date you can follow us on social media @phasevmusic
Where we can see you playing next?
At the OC county fair, August 7th! We are so excited to perform at this event.
Something that nobody knows about you guys?
Jeremiah has never seen snow!
If you could choose a place to live where would that be?
Alex: on an island
Nelson: New York
Any special messages for the fans and people who have helped you within your career?
Thank you for all of your hard work and dedication to us! We appreciate every single one of you and we wouldn’t be where we are today without you.
We are just getting started so stay tuned for more from Phase Five
How important is Social Media for you guys?
It is very important for us because it allows us to keep in touch with all of our fans from all over the world. It also allows us to spread the word about our music.
Where we can follow you?
Travel Destination: The moon!!!
Sport Team: LA Dodgers
Movie: School of Rock
Celebrity Crush: Vanessa Hudgens, Fifth Harmony, Halle Berry