Cody Simpson began posting YouTube videos of himself at age 12 performing covers of songs by artists who inspired him, including Justin Timberlake, Jason Mraz, and The Jacksons. Cody's YouTube Channel, active since August 2008, boasts nearly 70 million+ views and more than 250,000 subscribers. In April 2010, Cody signed with Atlantic Records, which released his debut EP, 4U
highlighted by the rhythmic pop singles "All Day" and "iYiYi" featuring Flo Rida.
With over one million Twitter followers and over 1.3 million Facebook likes, Simpson is already a genuine phenomenon. The Queensland, Australia-based won over fans in the U.S. with a series of live performances, including 2010's Campified tour of over 30 different summer camps across the country.
Simpson been featured in an array of national publications, while also receiving extensive TV coverage including E! News and Access Hollywood. His recent TV performances include The Disney Channel's "So Random," CBS "Saturday Early Show," and Australian Nickelodeon's "Kids Choice Awards."