November 22nd, 2012
Bridgit Mendler has made the tricky transition from child TV actress to bona pop star with the release of her debut album this year. With her smooth mix of pop, folk and hip hop, Bridgit is the total package. Before Bridgit hits the stage at The Big Jingle, here are ten things you need to know about the rising star.
There’s still time to get your tickets to see Bridgit Mendler, along with Austin Mahone, Carly Rae Jepsen, Cody Simpson, Shawn Desman, Simple Plan, Sky Blu and The Wanted at The Big Jingle on Sunday, December 2.
1. Bridgit samples The Fugees Ready Or Not in her song Ready Or Not.
2. Bridgit is signed to the same label as Demi Lovato, Selena Gomez and Miley Cyrus.
3. Bridgit voiced lead character Arrietty in the film The Secret World of Arrietty.
4. Bridgit made her TV debut in an episode of General Hospital when she was only 13 years old.
5. Bridgit starred in her Good Luck Charlie co-star Shane Harper’s music video for his song Rocketship as his girlfriend. The two are rumoured to be dating.
6. Hello My Name Is… was released on October 22, 2012 and is Bridgit’s debut album.
7. Bridgit’s full name is Bridgit Claire Mendler.
8. Bridgit began her Disney career on Wizards of Waverly Place and went on to star on the show Good Luck Charlie.
9. Bridgit shares her birthday of December 18 with Christina Aguilera, Brad Pitt and Katie Holmes.
10. Bridgit sang the theme song for her show Good Luck Charlie.
ICYMI: @Osheaga released a cryptic teaser last night and it made us lose a lot of necessary beauty sleep. See it now: http://t.co/186tFGhERa
@osheaga Our office for the last hour has just been a mess of people yelling out artist names from their desk. This thing is AMAZING.