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Daniel Seavey


Daniel James Seavey (born April 2, 1999) is an american pop singer-songwriter who is most known for being a contestant on American Idol and one-fifth of the boyband, Why Don’t We. He is from Vancouver, Washington/Portland, Oregon. Daniel got his start in music was he was only 7 years-old. Him & his dad would travel around Portland to play music on the street for art walks.

Daniel gained popularity when he auditioned for the 14th season of American Idol. He impressed the judges with his talent and become a crowd favorite. He finished in 9th place – making his the youngest finalist in the shows history. After his run on American idol, Daniel continued posting content on social media where we maintained and grew his following. Due to his large social media presence, Seavy was able to join a bunch of social media tours were he eventually met the rest of Why Don’t We.

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Quick Facts

  • Full Name: Daniel James Seavey
  • Birthday: April 2, 1999 (age 20)
  • Origin: Vancouver, Washington/Portland, Oregon (USA)
  • Zodiac Sign: Aries
  • Height: 5’8 (172 cm)
  • Nicknames: Dani, Giraffe, Watermelon

Fun Facts

  • Daniel can play 9 instruments: guitar, piano, cello, recorder, saxophone, drums, violin, viola and bass
  • He has three siblings
  • He’s pretty skilled with a Chinese Yo-Yo
  • He loves science
  • He is inspired by the Beatles
  • He played basketball at school
  • He loves animals

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YEAR TITLE ROLE / ORIGINAL ARTIST INFORMATION
2015 American Idol (season 14 – 11 episodes) Contestant Read more »
2015 “Dear Feature Husband”
(cover by Lovey James)
Love Interest /
Meghan Trainor
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2016 “La La Land” Guy / JAX Read more »
2016 “See You Again” (with Lovey James) Charlie Puth Read more »
2016 “Secrect Love Song” (with Lovey James) Little Mix Read more »