Jonas decided to return to his solo music career following the band's disbandment, and began work on his second studio album.
The release of their fourth studio album saw a decline in sales for the band, though was still fairly successful.
Jonas and his brothers starred in the Disney Channel series JONAS in 20, though poor ratings led to its cancellation in 2010.
The band cancelled their highly anticipated tour in October only days before it was set to begin, citing a "deep rift within the band" over "creative differences", leading to speculation that the band would be parting ways.
The split led to the cancellation of their comeback album, though Nick confirmed that some of the songs recorded for the project would become available for fans through an upcoming release; the band released a live album featuring five songs from their unreleased fifth studio album.
The band released their fourth studio album, titled Lines, Vines and Trying Times, on June 16, 2009.
The project debuted at the top spot on the Billboard 200, boasting first week sales of 247,000 copies.
Jonas wrote a song titled "Joy to the World (A Christmas Prayer)" with his father while performing in Beauty and the Beast (2002), featuring background vocals from Jonas' fellow cast members, which was featured on the compilation album Broadway's Greatest Gifts: Carols for a Cure, Vol. Nick and his brothers made their acting debut on an August 17 episode of the Disney series Hannah Montana titled "Me and Mr. The film's soundtrack was released on July 17, 2008 and sold 188,000 copies in its first week of release in the United States.
The band achieved further success with their third studio album, A Little Bit Longer (2008), which became their first to debut at number one on the Billboard 200 chart; the project sold over 525,000 in its first week of release.
It was later confirmed that the Jonas Brothers would be taking a hiatus, with Nick forming a new band known as Nick Jonas & the Administration.
The band released one studio album in 2010, though it failed to achieve much commercial success.
the son of Denise (née Miller) and Paul Kevin Jonas.