Kendall Schmidt (born November 2nd, 1990) is a well-known actor, singer, songwriter and music producer. He was born in Kansas and at the age of 10, moved with his family to California.
He is most known for previously being part of the pop band and TV show, Big Time Rush. The band’s debut album, BTR, debuted at number 3 on the Billboard 200. In 2012, the band starred in the full-length movie, Big Time Movie.
Currently, Kendall is part of the group Heffron Drive which also includes other past BTR Dustin Belt. In April of 2015, Heffron Drive released their debut album Happy Mistakes (Unplugged). The group also came out with their first single, Parallel. They recently released the song “Eyes On You”, which is the theme song to the TV show Hidden Heroes.
Kendall Schmidt is the first Ride of Fame Honoree whose hashtag went trending worldwide on Twitter leading up to the induction ceremony, #KendallROF!