back to top

26 Rock Stars Every Emo Kid Had A Crush On In The '00s

Let me pour you a glass of water first...

Posted on

1. Pete Wentz will forever be your #MCM courtesy of those tattoos and smoldering eyes.

Island / Via giphy.com

Hot damn, the things I would have happily given to be that bass. The thirst was ~so~ real.

2. Only Travis Clark could pull off that fresh outta bed look in such a stylish and effortless way.

Brian Ach / Getty Images

3. Honestly, it was Billie Joe Armstrong's smudged eyeliner that made your eyes sparkle.

Kevork Djansezian / Getty Images

4. Taylor Jardine always knew how to kick that teenage angst in the ass.

Hopeless Records / Via giphy.com

5. Seriously, Gabe Saporta was a tall drink of water. Yes, please.

Scott Gries / Getty Images

6. Tyson Ritter could pull off a fedora like nobody's biz. And that ain't no easy feat.

Charley Gallay / Getty Images

7. From Hey Monday frontwoman to being the Season 3 winner of The Voice, Cassadee Pope is still ~dreamy~ as ever.

Jeff Fusco / Getty Images

8. Diehard fans of The Academy Is... always knew William Beckett's hips never, ever lied.

Ethan Miller / Getty Images

9. Pierre Bouvier had that boy-next-door vibe, but in a hot musician kind of way.

Bryan Bedder / Getty Images

10. You're still swimming in Jared Leto's deep baby blues.

Afp / AFP / Getty Images

11. Travis Barker always looked bangin' AF while bangin' on those drums.

Frazer Harrison / Getty Images

12. Taylor Momsen went from Gossip Girl to badass scene queen.

Bryan Bedder / Getty Images

13. Alex Gaskarth's sexy emo 'do had your full attention.

Scott Gries / Getty Images

14. You couldn't help but swoon over JT Woodruff's *bang flips* and emo ballads.

Ethan Miller / Getty Images

15. Trace Cyrus always made you want to 🎶 shake, shake, shake, shake, shake iiiiit. 🎶

Scott Gries / Getty Images

16. One look from Derek Sanders as he sang those heartbreaking lyrics instantly made you melt like butter.

Fearless Records / Via youtube.com

17. TBH, Gerard Way will always hold the key to emo hearts everywhere.

Here's hoping for that MCR reunion...*fingers crossed*
Kevin Winter / Getty Images

Here's hoping for that MCR reunion...*fingers crossed*

18. Who says playing keytar can't be sexy? Because Victoria Asher proved it totally is.

Jeff Fusco / Getty Images

19. All you really wanted was for Andrew McMahon to serenade you endlessly with his sweet, sweet melodies.

Michael Buckner / Getty Images

20. Amy Lee brought all the emos to liiiife.

Scott Gries / Getty Images

21. You couldn't help but be crazy over Bert McCracken when he was rocking out on stage.

Reprise / Via giphy.com

22. Emo hearts were on fire for Hayley Williams's stellar hair. #WCW, anyone?

Scott Gries / Getty Images

23. Adam Lazzara may have sung "You're So Last Summer," but he definitely wasn't that.

Mat Szwajkos / Getty Images

24. BRB, reminicising on all those hot summer days on the Vans Warped Tour. Was it the heat or just Vic Fuentes?!

Kevin Winter / Getty Images

25. You ~Hands Down~ couldn't help but swoon over Chris Carrabba's cute AF face.

Sean Gardner / Getty Images

26. You'd be lying if you said Brendon Urie didn't 🎶 get these teen hearts beating faster, faster. 🎶 He even had a way of making those paisley prints look so damn sexy.

Sean Gardner / Getty Images
Fueled By Ramen / Via giphy.com

Oh, and I can't possibly forget to mention that he transformed into this?! Emo boys for ~life.~ 👀

Top trending videos

Watch more BuzzFeed Video Caret right

Top trending videos

Watch more BuzzFeed Video Caret right
The best things at three price points