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Wednesday
Dec272017

In Real Life go from the subway to the studio for debut "Good Morning America" performance

ABC NewsAfter making a number of high-profile appearances in 2017, In Real Life, the group that won the ABC reality competition Boy Band, made their debut on Good Morning America Wednesday.  And for one member, it was a huge step up -- literally.

"It's crazy to me 'cause like, I was singing underground and now I'm above ground," In Real Life member Drew Ramos told ABC Radio before their performance.  Before he became famous, Drew, a New York City native, used to sing in subway stations, including the one near Good Morning America's studios in Times Square.

"It's true, though, I was literally singing under the ground, in the subway," Drew laughed. "Now I'm in the GMA [studios] singing on national television...It's crazy, honestly."

"I was watching videos of like Shawn Mendes and other artists perform[ing] here," added group member Sergio Calderone. "It's like, now we're doing this? It's like very surreal to me."

Sergio was particularly knocked out by seeing their name incorporated into the GMA set.

"It's actually really cool, we walked in, really early this morning and they had this huge set-up," he told ABC Radio. "It was saying, like, 'In Real Life' all around, and it's cool -- I've never seen it in pink!  They had it in pink and white, it was really dope." 

In Real Life performed their new song, "Tattoo," on GMA. It'll be out as a single early next year.

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