Get to know Karmin!
Karmin’s catchy song “Brokenhearted” is starting to get a lot of radio airplay! This week it’s #17 on the Billboard Charts. Their debut album is officially out titled “Hello.”
Karmin is made up of real-life couple Amy Heidemann and Nick Noonan. This upbeat couple got their start on YouTube by singing covers of popular pop and rap songs from Katy Perry to Nicki Minaj. From there they caught the attention of music executives and landed a record deal! So go ahead and keep making your YouTube videos!! You never know what can happen.
Here’s some fun facts about the group, Karmin.
1. The band name “Karmin” is a hybrid of the word “carmen, ” which in Latin means “song,” and “Karma.”
2. The couple met and formed the band Karmin while studying at Berklee College of Music. They are now engaged.
3. Both Amy and Nick are left-handed.
4. Amy’s signature hairstyle is called “a suicide roll.”
5. Amy was born and raised in Nebraska and wasn’t allowed to buy CDs with parental advisory stickers! She had to have a boyfriend steal her first rap CD.
6. Nick is from Old Town, Maine and majored in trombone at Berkley College of Music.
7. Amy’s and Nick’s birthdays are two days apart. Nick’s is April 27 and Amy’s is April 29. (Can you say meant to be?!)