Mc Fly then rose to fame after Busted helped launch them by inviting them to be the opening act on their tour in March 2004.Fletcher has written the majority of Mc Fly's songs with Jones and Poynter, with occasional contributions by Judd; Bourne has also assisted with songwriting on occasions.at the London Palladium alongside Jim Dale as Fagin.
A video released on the singer's Instagram account shows the Mc Fly band member singing the 1977 Commodores hit Easy to his son Buzz, only for the 16-month-old to reply with similar melodies form the song.
Thomas "Tom" Michael Fletcher (born 17 July 1985) is an English singer-songwriter, guitarist, children's author and You Tube vlogger.
In 1995, Fletcher made a small appearance in the video to the Mike The Mechanics song Over My Shoulder.
When Fletcher was a schoolchild, he was schoolmates with Busted bassist Matt Willis.
but lost out on the place to Charlie Simpson after the record label Island decided the band should be a trio rather than a four-piece; Fletcher states that he was in the band "for approximately 24 hours." This led to a job with the band's songwriting team, mainly because of the label's intrigue at his writing talents, Fletcher then got to know Busted band member James Bourne, which would then lead to a strong song writing relationship between the two.
He has since stated that it was Bourne who taught him how to "properly" structure songs, and how to "come up with good, poppy melodies." During the writing project for Busted's second album A Present for Everyone, Fletcher was asked by the record label if he was available to film auditions for a new band, V.
He is credited as having written songs for bands including One Direction, Busted, The Vamps and 5 Seconds of Summer.
Fletcher released his first children's book in 2012.
He has a younger sister, Carrie Hope Fletcher, who produces vlogs for the video sharing site You Tube and who has played Éponine in Les Misérables at the Queen's Theatre in London, as well as other musical theatre roles.
When he was 10, Fletcher starred as the main role in Oliver!
", and "Thunderbirds" for Busted; and "Five Colours in Her Hair", "Obviously", "All About You," "I'll Be OK", "Please, Please", "Star Girl", and "Transylvania" for Mc Fly.