About

 

Brandon Rogers – Brandon is native of Los Angeles, CA and a life long musician.  He is one of those talents that has captivated audiences since childhood.  His first brush with destiny came when his high school choir was chosen to perform with Michael Jackson in the Super Bowl XXVII Half Time show.
 
From there he attended the University of North Texas College of Music where he performed in the UNT Jazz Singers alongside future superstar Norah Jones.
After a brief stint in a Dallas-based boy band, Brandon traveled back to his home town to pursue his career in music.  It wasn’t long before he dove head-first into the music industry, becoming a background singer for European superstar, Anastacia.
 
As a professional backup vocalist, Rogers performed on Justin Timberlake and Christina Aguilera’s 2003 Justified and Stripped Tour, Usher’s 2004 Truth Tour and Anastacia’s 2005 Encore Tour.
 
His life would be forever changed when at the urging of his parents he decided to audition for the sixth season of American Idol.  Brandon immediately captivated audiences with his breath-taking audition of the Wille Nelson classic “You We’re Always On My Mind”.  He continued on that path all the way to his abrupt and untimely exit in 12th place.
 
Since leaving the show, he has been the co-host of Idol Tonight, had a guest appearance the FOX hit show “Bones”, signed and independent record contract with Authentik Artists, which handled the release of his debut album “Automatic” in 2009. In early 2010, Brandon teamed up with fan favorite and American Idol finalist Anoop Desai to write and produce 3 songs on this debut EP “All Is Fair” which debuted at #17 in the iTunes Pop charts.  One of the songs is Anoop’s hot new single “My Name”.
 
Brandon was also a part of the indie/pop rock band So&So with fellow singer songwriter Amie Miriello.  Their songs have been featured on “One Tree Hill” among others.
 
Currently he is writing and producing the follow-up to his critically acclaimed debut album “Automatic”.
 
Get Ready.