Drew Chadwick is one of the three members of Emblem3, an American pop band from Sequim in Washington. The other members of the group are Wesley and Keaton Stromberg. You can get Drew Chadwick Snapchat @DrewChadwick.
Born on October 1, 1992, Chadwick landed national fame when he performed with his other two partners at the second edition of the X-Factor, the USA in 2012 and came fourth at the competition.
His childhood and growing days were in Port Angeles, Washington. His parents separated and, consequently divorced, when he was just a toddler.
Though Drew Chadwick has always been fascinated by music, his career began when he teamed up with Wesley Stromberg. Since 2007, when they he met the Stromberg brothers, he has been writing songs and the trio has reached a number of milestones in their musical careers.
Drew Chadwick Career
Drew Chadwick began his professional career while with the Stromberg brothers while he was at the middle school in Sequim, Washington. After a short moment of separation that saw Wesley moved to Huntington Beach, California, Chadwick later joined the brothers in California where they regrouped and had an album titled Bite Your Lip and Take It under the basement of their high school. The work was produced under the name, The American Scholars.
After considering a few other names for the group, the three eventually settled for Emblem3 as their brand name.
The band became an international name when they came fourth in the second edition of The X-Factor, the USA in 2012. At the beginning of the competition, Emblem3 had their audition in San Francisco where they sang the music, Sunset Bluv written by Chadwick. They also performed Iris and Every Little Thing She Does is Magic by Goo Goo Dolls and The Police respectively. After their preliminary success, they were allowed to join the show as part of the live competitors.
Consequently, they performed One Day by Matisyatu and qualified as one of the last twelve. They performed My Girl, California Girls and What Makes You Beautiful by the Temptation, Katy Perry and One Direction respectively on their second show at the competition. They proceeded to the next stage being at the sixth position among the twelve contestants.
Emblem3 had their third live show in the competition with the performance of Alicia Keys’ work, No One and Secrets by OneRepublic for the fourth performance. The band continued to progress until they were eliminated at the semi-final after performing Peter Frampton’s Baby, I Love Your Way and The Beatles’ Hey Jude.
Post X-Factor Career
The three friends leveraged on the goodwill acquired from the show and push their music to the public. Their first album, Nothing to hit the market at the end of July the following year.
To promote their works and formally launch their career, the group had a tour in April 2013 called Going Back to Cali Tour. They also featured in Selena Gomez’s Stars Dane Tour in August 2013. By then, Emblem3’s fame is already soaring, leading to the released of their debut EP song, Songs from the Couch.
However, the band was hit hard when Chadwick announced that he was leaving the group in June 2014 to continue his career alone. Though the trio eventually rescinded their decisions to go apart and came together for a couple of other works since 2016, they’ve made it clear that they will also be pursuing individual works and continue to go solo on some of their works.
Lastly, as a group, Emblem3 has won some notable awards. They won the 2013 Teen Choice Awards in Choice Music for the Breakout Group and also got nominated for the Icon of Tomorrow of the same award the same year.
The following year, they also got nominated for Best Crush Song and Best Music Group of the Radio Disney Music Awards.
Social Media Works
It might be difficult to rate Chadwick’s popularity based on his individual strength on the social media since many of his works and followership are domiciled in his group pages and works. But Chadwick is sure an important part of the Emblem3 trio.
His Facebook ID is @TrueChadwick with over 40,000 followers and he’s being followed by over 290,000 fans on Instagram. Check out some of his pages below.
Drew Chadwick Snapchat id is @DrewChadwickSP. On Chadwick’s Snapchat page, you will have enough of him; his pictures, works, short videos and skills.