The Song: “Nothing Ordinary,” from the Nothing Ordinary EP, out March 30.
The Artist: East of Eli, the new musical project of actor/producer Nathan West.
Fun Fact: West starred in 2000’s Bring It On, a cult classic about two dueling high school cheerleading teams.
Sounds Like: An upbeat, inspirational anthem.
Songwriter Says: “‘Nothing Ordinary’ is all about learning the art of letting go,” West tells us. “In my own personal journey, I’ve come to realize that I can’t always control what life throws my way, but I can control how I choose to respond, and that choice makes all the difference.”