In an interview with Billboard, however, Nathan outlined how they told RCA, "We don't want to be Evan and Jaron.
We're going to buy our little brother a bass, he's a freshman in high school.
The album was their first Platinum-selling album in the United States, and was also the best-selling album of 2008 in Australia, being certified platinum nine times.
The band's fifth album, Come Around Sundown, was released on October 18, 2010.
They told his mother that he was only going to be staying for a week but never allowed him to return home.