Kellin Quinn

Kellin Quinn (born April 24, 1986, Medford, Oregon) is an American musician, lead vocalist and keyboardist of the post-hardcore band Sleeping with Sirens.

Kellin Quinn
Kellin Quinn in "Chain Reaction" in Anaheim, 2012
Kellin Quinn in "Chain Reaction" in Anaheim, 2012
Background information
Birth nameKellin Quinn Bostwick
Born (1986-04-24) April 24, 1986 (age 34)
OriginMedford, Oregon
GenresPost-hardcore, pop punk
Occupation(s)Singer
InstrumentsVocals, keyboards, guitar
Labels
Associated actsSleeping with Sirens

CareerEdit

Quinn was the vocalist of the band Closer 2 Closure,[1] before founding Sleeping with Sirens in 2009, who was initially member of Rise Records. The band released their first album in 2010, "With Ears to See and Eyes to Hear" which sold 25,000 copies and reached number seven on the Billboard charts.[2][3]

Sleeping with Sirens released a single in celebration of Halloween, "Dead Walker Texas Ranger" on October 22, 2012.[4] Kellin participated in the music and music video for King for a Day by the band Pierce the Veil, released in 2012. The single went gold in 2014 and platinum in January 2020.[5]

The singer also has his own brand of clothing, "Anthem Made".[6]

Personal lifeEdit

Quinn was born on April 24, 1986 in Medford, Oregon. He married Katelynne Lahmann in 2013.[7] The couple have a daughter, Copeland Quinn. He also has two stepsons from Katelynne's previous marriage.[8][9]

DiscographyEdit

Studio albumsEdit

Sleeping with Sirens[10]

Special collaborationsEdit

Year Song Album Artist
2010 "The Amazing Atom" The Secrets to Life At the Skyline[11]
"There's a Situation @ the Shore" (feat. Kellin Quinn & Jesse Lawson) Exotica EP Lakeland[12]
"In the Face of Death" Crashing EP The Last Word[13]
2011 "Airplanes Pt. 2" (feat. Kellin Quinn & Tom Denney) Single We Are Defiance
"The Dying Hymn" My Devil in Your Eyes The Color Morale[14]
"Bring On the Empty Horses" A Hope Remains Call Us Forgotten[15]
"Once Upon a Time in Mexico" Demo Version Cascades
2012 "We Fight Fail" Aerolyn Aerolyn[16]
"Miles Away" Challenger Memphis May Fire[17]
"Closer to Becoming a Killer" When the Way Is Forgotten She Can't Breathe[18]
"King for a Day" Collide with the Sky Pierce the Veil[19]
"The Surface Beneath" Single Avera
"Building Coral Castle" Morals EP The Words We Use[20]
"Miles Away (Acoustic)" Single Memphis May Fire[21]
2013 "Swing Life Away (Rise Against cover)" Black Flag Machine Gun Kelly[22]
"Swing Life Away (Acoustic)" (feat. Kellin Quinn & Jesse Lawson) Single Machine Gun Kelly
"500mL" Morla and the Red Balloon Time Traveller[23]
2014 "Fight Back" Single Lions Lions[24]
2015 "Paper Planes" 35xxxv One Ok Rock[25]
"The Chase" Nerve Endings Too Close to Touch[26]
"Into the Rest" Into the Rest EP Avion Roe[27]
2016 "Keep Swingin'" Youth Authority Good Charlotte[28]
"Ma Chérie" Boom Boom Room (Side A) Palaye Royale[29]
2019 "Nobody's Happy" Single Take This to Heart[30]
"RIP'" Indie Baby Roseburg[31]
"Filthy'" It Begins EP Ghost Kings[32]
"The Bottom'" Single YULTRON
"Wolf in Disguise" Single It Comes in Waves
2020 "Into the Dark" Single Point North
"Upside Down" New Empire, Vol. 1 Hollywood Undead
"Rose Colored Catastrophe" (feat. Kellin Quinn & HJ) Single Dear Me
"Time Bomb" Resilience EP Halflives
"i luv that u hate me" Single Story Untold


ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "KELLIN QUINN REFLECTS ON SLEEPING WITH SIRENS DEBUT ALBUM, 10 YEARS LATER".
  2. ^ "HOW SLEEPING WITH SIRENS' 'WITH EARS TO SEE AND EYES TO HEAR' CHANGED THE SCENE". March 23, 2020.
  3. ^ "Sleeping With Sirens Biography by Gregory Heaney".
  4. ^ "SLEEPING WITH SIRENS REVEAL NEW HALLOWEEN SINGLE "DEAD WALKER TEXAS RANGER" ARTWORK".
  5. ^ Quilles, Alyssa (January 1, 2020). "PIERCE THE VEIL, KELLIN QUINN CELEBRATE MAJOR "KING FOR A DAY" MILESTONE". Retrieved May 17, 2020.
  6. ^ "ANTHEM MADE (KELLIN QUINN'S CLOTHING LINE) POST FALL 2012 LOOKBOOK VIDEO".
  7. ^ "PHOTOS: SLEEPING WITH SIRENS' FRONTMAN KELLIN QUINN GETS MARRIED". April 29, 2013.
  8. ^ "Sleeping With Sirens Frontman Kellin Quinn on His Fans, Going Acoustic and Fatherhood (EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW)".
  9. ^ "SLEEPING WITH SIRENS vocalist Kellin Quinn talks about his daughter Copeland and the band's acoustic EP". Archived from the original on April 16, 2013.
  10. ^ "SLEEPING WITH SIRENS ALBUMS RANKED BY KELLIN QUINN".
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  14. ^ "My Devil in Your Eyes – The Color Morale – Credits – AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved January 5, 2015.
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  20. ^ "iTunes – Music – Morals – EP by The Words We Use". Itunes.apple.com. June 11, 2012. Archived from the original on November 5, 2013. Retrieved April 26, 2013.
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  29. ^ Smith-Engelhardt, Joe (December 17, 2019). "Kellin Quinn rips through gnarly vocals on It Comes In Waves song". Alternative Press. Retrieved December 19, 2019.
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