King the Kid is a pop-rock trio whose viral takes on Miley Cyrus' "Wrecking Ball
" and Taylor Swift's "22
" garnered millions of YouTube views. They comprise:
The band's drummer, Florida native Ricky Ficarellii, who moved out to Los Angeles to make it big in the music industry.
Guitarist and songwriter David Michael Frank, who is a classically trained singer that was born in Los Angeles, California and raised in Seattle, Washington.
Jose Mostajo, who grew up in Lima, Peru, and has lived in Argentina, Venezuela and Mexico, before eventually residing in Atlanta, Georgia. He has played the guitar since the age of 13.