Asher Monroe

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Asher Monroe
Birth name Asher Monroe Book
Born (1988-09-18) September 18, 1988 (age 28)
Arlington, Virginia, United States
Genres Pop, R&B, soul, reggae
Occupation(s) Recording artist, Actor, Dancer
Instruments piano
Years active 1995-present
Labels D Empire Entertainment, Warner Bros. Records
Associated acts V Factory, Chris Brown, Ryan Tedder, Sean Kingston

Asher Monroe Book (born September 18, 1988), known professionally as Asher Monroe, is an American singer-songwriter, dancer, and actor. In 2006, after starring in an extensive run of national tours including The Sound of Music, Oliver!, and The Prince and the Pauper, Monroe signed to Warner Bros. Records, under which he released his first top 40 single "Love Struck" as lead singer for the boy band V Factory.[1] In 2011, under new label and management, he was named one of MTV's Top Ten Artists, alongside other artists such as Frank Ocean, Lana Del Rey, and Avicii. In December 2012, he appeared on the sponsored cover of Billboard magazine,[2] after he which he released his two latest singles: Here With You (co-written by Monroe and produced by OneRepublic frontman Ryan Tedder)[3] and Hush Hush (co-produced by Monroe).


External links[edit]