This post originally appeared on The Lab NYC

“Big Time Rush” has become one of music and television’s biggest hits, and James Maslow has become arguably it’s biggest star. He is one of America’s biggest heartthrobs, and the face of one of television’s most popular phenomenons. Big Time Rush were the 2012 Kid Choice Award winners of “Favorite Music Group,” and now James Maslow is gearing up for his upcoming US summer tour in support of the show’s 4th season premiere this month and newest album “24/Seven”. Widely known for his guest role on iCarly until joining “Big Time Rush,” he has musically worked with stars such as Snoop Dogg, LMFAO and Jordin Sparks and had led the group on numerous appearances across the globe while balancing a full-time acting career.

Here “The King Of Kamelot sits down #InTheLab with teenage sensation James Maslow #InTheLab to talk about the new season of Nickelodeon’s “Big Time Rush”, their new album and tour in support of 24/7 dropping June 11th, how James has stayed so humble and down to Earth in the face of mega fame, his greatest moment being part of Big Time Rush, staying in great shape, transitioning from teenage star to adult star, and so much more!