Though they got their start in Boston, Cal and Rez are originally from New York and New Jersey, respectively, and are currently living in Manhattan. Timeflies incorporates elements of pop, electro, dubstep and rock in their music.
On August 14, 2012, Timeflies released their official application to the Apple App Store produced by the development team of Matthew Hamilton and Graham Tomlinson.
In late September 2011, Timeflies released their debut album, The Scotch Tape, which rose to #8 on the iTunes overall chart and #2 on the iTunes Pop chart within 24 hours of its release. Cal and Rez were dubbed “musical masterminds” by Vanity Fair.
Every Tuesday, Timeflies posts new music to their YouTube channel. Timeflies performs regularly at colleges and venues across the US.
On November 27, 2012, they released their first EP, One Night. Within 24 hours of its release, One Night reached #2 on the overall iTunes chart and was #1 on the iTunes Pop chart. The EP debuted on the Billboard 200 at #29. The title track from the EP climbed to #84 on the iTunes Pop charts and "Swoon" debuted and peaked on the Billboard Rap Digital Songs at #45. Billboard named them one of their 13 artists to watch for in 2013.
On February 22, 2013, they announced that they had created their own label, Forty8Fifty. The label is partnered with Island Def Jam Music Group. Their next full-length album will be out later in 2013 and will be released on the label.
Their debut single, "I Choose U", was released on April 1, 2013 to digital retailers and will be released to US Top 40 radio on May 14 under Island Def Jam Music Group. The single was remixed by Fedde Le Grand and on June 3 released on his official Soundcloud page. The song received as many listens in three days as Le Grand's most recent single Rockin' N' Rollin' acquired in one month.