Big Time Rush is an American pop boy band, consisting of members Kendall Schmidt, James Maslow, Carlos Pena and Logan Henderson. Big Time Rush was created through the Nickelodeon television series with the same name. Following the release of several promotional singles, the band released their debut album in October 2010, titled B.T.R. It peaked at number three on the Billboard 200 and was certified Gold by the RIAA in April 2011 for sales of over 500,000 copies. Their second studio album is due for release in November 2011.