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William Beckett

voc, bvoc, *1985 US, Barrington, Rhode Island
Singer / Musician / Songwriter of Rock and Pop
A.k.a. William Eugene Beckett, Jr.

William Eugene Beckett, Jr. (born February 11, 1985 - Libertyville, Illinois) is the lead singer of the band The Academy Is... (TAI), who are currently signed to Atlantic Records/Fueled by Ramen/Decaydance Records. While still in high school in 2002, Beckett and guitarist Mike Carden came together from rival bands in Chicago to form The Academy Is.... In addition to founding the band, Beckett and Carden are credited as the primary songwriters

  • Vocals
  • Backing Vocals
  • Acoustic guitar
  • Rock
  • Pop
  • Alternative
  • Electronic
Popular Tracks   
Stuck in Love (feat. Ryan Ross) on What Will Be EP by William Beckett
Do You Hear What I Hear? on Punk Goes Christmas by Punk Goes
Oh, Love! on Walk The Talk EP by William Beckett
Compromising Me on Walk The Talk EP by William Beckett
Girl, You Shoulda Been A Drummer on Walk The Talk EP by William Beckett
Benny & Joon on Genuine & Counterfeit by William Beckett
Our Story's Already Been Told on What Will Be EP by William Beckett
Dear Life on What Will Be EP by William Beckett
Just You Wait (Piano Version) on Walls by William Beckett
Slip Away on What Will Be EP by William Beckett

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Band Members
Title Artist Year Type
The William Beckett Society - Singles exclusiveWilliam Beckett2013Single
Genuine & CounterfeitWilliam Beckett2013Album
Winds Will Change EPWilliam Beckett2012Album
Walk the Talk EPWilliam Beckett2012Album
What Will Be EPWilliam Beckett2012Album
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