Ariel Bloomer & Shawn Jump
Founders of Icon For Hire, Billboard Top-10 Band
Icon for Hire is an American rock band, formed in 2007. The band's current lineup consists of singer Ariel Bloomer (Sweden) and guitarist Shawn Jump (USA). They released two EPs independently before signing to Tooth & Nail Records, through which they released their first two albums. Their third album was independently released through a successful Kickstarter campaign. They’ve made it on the US Billboard charts at No. 7 for Hard Rock Albums, No. 5 for Christian Albums, No. 16 for Alternative Albums, and No. 22 for Rock Albums.