"I think that’s why we’re close now, because we’re not in the band," Kevin said."We chose to be a family, not a band." NEWS: Meghan Trainor Dating Nick Jonas' Assistant -- See the Kiss Pic!In 2013, the Jonas Brothers unexpectedly broke up just before the release of a new album and the start of a world tour.Despite the split, the brothers are now on good terms, according to Kevin Jonas.
Even the audience doesn’t try to put us in this little bracket like we’re competing.”The “Cake by the Ocean” singer and Nick, 23, still occasionally jam together, and are open to collaborating on something worthwhile in the future."We just really needed to break away and kind of do our own things for some time." NEWS: Nick Jonas' Dad's Response to His Crotch-Grabbing 'Flaunt' Pics Will Surprise You Comedian Gilbert Gottfried, who appeared alongside Jonas on this season, sat in on the Huff Post interview, and he urged Kevin to fess up to the real reason behind the implosion of the Jonas Brothers."Now tell us how the drugs tore you apart," the acerbic comedian joked.cohost grilled the boys about everything from Taylor Swift to Miss Universe to...a sex tape?!"Joe, you're the one who dumped Taylor Swift," noted Rivers."I think it's me and a few others, but yeah," replied the 24-year-old.