Schmidt is in the boy band Big Time Rush. They have released 3 albums so far. Beforehand, Schmidt was a part of a duo called Heffron Drive. The duo consisted of Schmidt and Big Time Rush's current guitarist, Dustin Belt.
In 2013, it was announced that Schmidt will be making solo music. He is going on tour with his band, Heffron Drive. The tour is called the Heffron Drive Winter Tour.
The actor and singer Kendall Schmidt has several tattoos on his left arm he has a sentence, on his right arm he has a skull made of flowers and on the left side of his back he has his dog.