Boy band Midnight Red are on the rise. The fivesome, known for some clever and creative cover songs, are about to make a huge splash, so why not get to know them right here and right now, courtesy of your friends at PopCrush? Thank us later.

Find out who lurves cookies; who has a super cute pig; who is BFFs with their pup; who their dream tourmate is (hint: She's on their label); their lofty future goals and much, much more.

Here's 10 things you didn't know about Midnight Red. Brush up on your Midnight Red trivia and be sure and grab a copy of their single 'Take Me Home' here.

  • 1

    Their dream tour would be with their labelmate Katy Perry.

  • 2

    Thomas' best friend is his dog Brutus, who's back home in Texas.

  • 3

    'Take Me Home' is the group's favorite song off the album so far!

  • 4

    Anthony produced the Midnight Red cover of 'I Knew You Were Trouble.'

  • 5

    Midnight Red draw most of their inspiration from the amazing pop acts of the '90s like 'N Sync, Britney Spears, Backstreet Boys and more.

  • 6

    Midnight Red's goals are to perform at the VMAs, at the SuperBowl Halftime Show and at the Olympic ceremony.

  • 7

    Joey hopes to eventually have a student/mentor relationship with his hero, Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson.

  • 8

    Back home, Colton has three dogs, as well as a pet pig named 'Indie.'

  • 9

    The new single 'Take Me Home' was selected to be on the 'NOW That's What I Call Music, Vol. 47' album.

  • 10

    Eric's new nickname is the 'Cookie Monster' -- he loves cookies with a passion.

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