- Date of Birth:
- August 9, 1993
- 5' 8"
Rydel Lynch (born August 9, 1993 in Littleton, Colorado) is an American actress, singer, dancer, and founding member of the pop-rock band, R5. Born into a large family, she’s been surrounded by stardom since her childhood, cousins with Julianne and Derek Hough. She is also the sister of Ross Lynch, Rocky Lynch, and Riker Lynch, who are singer/actors as well. She began playing keyboard young, developing a pop-punky taste in music, citing her inspirations as All Time Low, Walk the Moon, and Neon Trees. In 2009, Rydel co-formed R5 with brothers and friend Ellington Ratliff with youngest brother, Ryland Lynch, as their manager. They were signed to Hollywood Records in 2012, releasing their first EP, Loud, in 2013.
Best Known For:
Rydel is best known for being the lead singer in R5, their most popular songs being “Love Me Like That” and a cover of Carly Rae Jepson’s “Call Me Maybe.” They also have a popular documentary, titled R5: All Day, All Night.
In 2015, Rydel confirmed that she was dating fellow bandmate and guitarist, Ellington Ratliff. “I’ve been able to see the world with someone who’s really special to me,” Ellington said in documentary, All Day. “It’s just made the whole experience even better than I could ever imagine it being. It’s the best situation you could ask for.” How cute?!