The project disbanded before being signed and in 2008, she and Gentile along with Alex Lipshaw, Michael "Jersey" Moriarty, and Elliot James founded the pop punk band Hey Monday.
Hey Monday released their first studio album, Hold on Tight, in October 2008.
; born August 28, 1989) is an American singer, song-writer, and musician.Pope was the lead vocalist of the rock band Hey Monday (on hiatus as of December 2011), with whom she released one studio album and three EPs.And then more recently I’m into the new Blake Shelton album, not gonna lie.“WE' RE ENGAGED ❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤,” the 27-year-old singer captioned a photo of the pair smooching, with her impressive diamond ring on full display.In 2010, Pope began dating drummer Rian Dawson, who is a member of the band All Time Low. When it comes to Pope's influences she has said “I’m all over the place.
I tend to go backwards a little bit and listen to Natalie Imbruglia's Left of the Middle and old Shania, Michelle Branch, Avril, Blink 182…I’m kind of all over the board.On October 16, 2016, Pope sang the Star Spangled Banner, the United States national anthem, before the Houston Texans and Colts game.Pope and her duet partner Chris Young were nominated for Best Country Duo/Group Performance for their hit song "Think of You", making her first contestant from The Voice to receive a Grammy nomination.In May 2017, Pope parted ways with BMLG records On March 30th, 2018 she independently released her first single in nearly 2 years, called “Take You Home”.It was followed on August 10th by her second single of 2018, called “One More Red Light”.She advanced to The Voice finals, winning the title on the live finale results day in December.