at the Disco, as they were looking for a replacement at the time. When Urie filled in for Ross during a band rehearsal, they were impressed with Urie's vocal abilities and he was chosen as their lead singer. at the Disco has released five studio albums with Urie as lead vocalist. (2008), Urie also took lyrical responsibility and wrote two of the tracks on the record by himself; those tracks being "I Have Friends in Holy Spaces" and festival favorite "Folkin' Around." He also wrote "New Perspective" for the soundtrack to the motion picture Jennifer's Body. On July 21, 2014, Urie won "Best Vocalist" at the Alternative Press Music Awards.
That's always fun." Urie met Brent Wilson while taking guitar classes offered at their high school and Wilson asked Urie to try out as lead guitarist for Panic!
Urie appears in the Gym Class Heroes video for the song "Clothes Off!!
Brendon replaced Ross as the lead singer of the band and released the debut studio album in 2005.
at the Disco which he joined when he was in high school. The band enjoyed an instant success after the release of their single “I Write Sins Not Tragedies” (2005) from their debut album A Fever You Can’t Sweat Out helped to propel the sales of the album.
He happens to be the only remaining original member at left on the group. Brendon Boyd Urie was born on April 12, 1987, in St. The half Hawaiian native attended Palo Verde High School in Las Vegas where he would meet his future bandmates.
Urie also appears in "One of THOSE nights" by The Cab, which also features Ryan Ross, Jon Walker, Pete Wentz, Patrick Stump and Spencer Smith.
In 2010 Urie and bandmate Spencer Smith appeared in Butch Walker's music video "Pretty Melody," appearing as ninjas.
In December 2013, Urie sang "Big Shot" in front of Billy Joel, President Obama and an audience, when Billy Joel received the Kennedy Center Honors, the nation highest honor for influencing American culture through the arts.