Why Don't We (commonly abbreviated as WDW) is an American pop boy band, that was assembled on September 27, 2016, consisting of Jonah Marais Roth Frantzich from Stillwater, Minnesota, Corbyn Matthew Besson from Fairfax, Virginia, Daniel James Seavey from Portland, Oregon, Jack Robert Avery from Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, and Zachary Dean Herron from Dallas, Texas, each of whom had previously recorded as solo artists.
The band originally formed on September 27, 2016, and announced it the next day via their YouTube account. Since then, the band has released three EPs and five singles.
On October 7, 2016, the group released their debut single "Taking You", a track from their debut EP, Only the Beginning, which was released on November 25 of the same year. Their second EP, Something Different, was released on April 21, 2017. Its title track was released as the lead single the same day. They released their third EP, Why Don't We Just, on June 2, 2017. They finished their "Something Different" tour around the United States. Another single, "These Girls" was released on August 29, 2017.
They have appeared in vlogs from YouTuber and friend, Logan Paul. The band has currently been working with YouTube vlogger and friend, Logan Paul. Logan has currently directed three music videos for Why Don't We, one involving their collaboration "Help Me Help You." The band has made various appearances on Logan Paul's daily vlogs. They have also helped Logan Paul on a diss track about Jake Paul called "The Fall of Jake Paul". On November 23, 2017, they released a holiday EP called A Why Don't We Christmas.