Life and career[ edit ] — Jonas' father is a songwriter, musician, and former ordained minister at an Assemblies of God church, while his mother is a former sign language teacher and singer. Jonas' career started when he was discovered at the age of six in a barber shop, while his mother was getting her hair cut and was referred to a professional show business manager.
Carols for a Cure, Vol. Nicholas Jonas received a limited release on September 5, During its initial run, the album only received a limited release of 50, copies. Breakthrough with Jonas Brothers and other projects[ edit ] Shortly following their departure from Columbia Records, it was confirmed that the Jonas Brothers had signed with Hollywood Records. S " became their first top twenty hit on the Billboard Hot ,  and has sold over 1.
The band performed the collaboration "We Got the Party" with lead actress Miley Cyrus , with the episode gaining over ten million viewers and became basic cable's most watched series telecast ever.
Jonas made his film debut along with his brothers in the Disney Channel film Camp Rock , starring alongside Demi Lovato.
The film's soundtrack was released on June 17, and sold , copies in its first week of release in the United States. The 3D Concert Experience , which received a theatrical release on February 27, The project debuted at the top spot on the Billboard , boasting first week sales of , copies. The Final Jam , which was a commercial success. Sunshine ; he played Eli White, an up-and-coming singer who wants everything his way before he performs at the Sunshine Center. Jonas Brothers split[ edit ] Jonas guest starred on an episode of Smash as Lyle West, a young musician and television star backing a promising Broadway musical;   Jonas would later reprise the role in the show's season finale on May Pierrepont Finch  from January 24 to July 1, During the early stages of their career, the Jonas Brothers were seen as role models and teen idols by their fans, and drew much media attention when they made the decision to begin wearing purity rings during their time on the Disney Channel.
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