Following the success of Katy Perry's "I Kissed a Girl", Cobra Starship recorded their own cover version, "I Kissed a Boy", in summer 2008.
The song was released on August 25, 2008, on Fall Out Boy's Citizens For Our Betterment mixtape Welcome To The New Administration.
Additionally, she alleged that she wasn't paid a legal hourly wage for her work, nor overtime wages, she also claimed that show staff failed to provide her with proper medical attention when she suffered a panic attack during filming.
After writing and recording the band's debut album While the City Sleeps, We Rule the Streets as a solo project, Saporta enlisted guitarist Ryland Blackinton, bassist Alex Suarez, drummer Nate Novarro, and keytarist Victoria Asher, all of whom provide backing vocals.
Over ten years, Cobra Starship produced four albums and two Billboard Hot 100 top 10 singles. Their third album, Hot Mess, was released on August 11, 2009.
Along with members of The Academy Is..., Gym Class Heroes, and The Sounds, Saporta recorded "Snakes on a Plane (Bring It)", which became a minor hit.
During the recording of While the City Sleeps, We Rule the Streets, Saporta began recruiting new members to complete the group's lineup.
(ages stated are at start of contest) Following the finale, reports began to speculate regarding the disqualification of Angelea Preston.