Travie McCoy

Hometown Geneva
Religion Other
Height 6' 5" (196 cm)
Nationality American
Alma Mater Munson-Williams-P...
High School Geneva High Schoo...
Other Names Travie McCoy
Eye Color Brown - Dark

Travis Lazarus "Travie" McCoy is an American singer and rapper. He is the lead vocalist of the alternative hip-hop band Gym Class Heroes, in addition to having a solo career. Raised in Geneva, New York, McCoy became involved with punk rock scenes as a teenager. He formed the group Gym Class Heroes with childhood friend Matt McGinley, and after several line-up changes, the group was signed to Fueled by Ramen, and released their debut album.… Read More

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  • Bruno Mars Gives Stellar Performance At Super Bowl 2014 Halftime Show: Details
    US Magazine - Feb 03, 2014
  • Katy Perry: John Mayer's Birthday Dinner
    Just Jared - Oct 17, 2012
  • Beastie Boys Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Tribute: Watch Idolator: All About The Music
    Google News - May 06, 2012
  • The “Top 5 Irreplaceable Beastie Boys Moments In Rap History” (R.I.P. Mca)
    All Hip Hop - May 04, 2012


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Travie McCoy.


1981 Birth Born on August 6, 1981.


2002 20 Years Old Travis made his MTV debut in the summer of 2002, as he appeared on stage at the beach house, winning a standard nationwide MC battle that was held on the MTV show Direct Effect. … Read More
2008 26 Years Old McCoy dated singer Katy Perry for two years, with their relationship ending in December 2008. … Read More
2009 27 Years Old In 2009, McCoy remixed the Bring Me the Horizon song "Chelsea Smile" for their remixes album, Suicide Season: Cut Up! … Read More
Gym Class Heroes took a three-year hiatus from music, leaving McCoy to focus on his solo career; McCoy released his debut solo album, Lazarus, in 2010. … Read More
2011 29 Years Old He performed "Stereo Hearts" with Adam Levine of Maroon 5 on November 5, 2011 on Saturday Night Live. … Read More


2012 30 Years Old 1 More Event
In January 2012, McCoy collaborated with English Girl Group Stooshe with their single Love Me.
2013 31 Years Old In 2013, Travie McCoy released a single with Jason Mraz titled "Rough Water".
2014 32 Years Old 1 More Event
On March 23, 2014, McCoy released the single "Keep On Keeping On" with Panic! at the Disco lead singer Brendon Urie. … Read More
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