Alexander Michael DeLeon is an American songwriter and lead singer for the Las Vegas pop rock band, The Cab. Alex formed the band in high school with former member Cash Colligan. The Cab was signed to Fueled By Ramen/Decaydance in 2007 and released their debut album, Whisper War, in April 2008. In June 2011, The Cab parted ways with their label, Fueled By Ramen/Decaydance, and released their sophomore album, Symphony Soldier, independently on August 23, 2011. In 2012 the band signed a major label record deal with Universal Republic Records. Alex is currently writing new songs for the band's upcoming third album. He is also working on designing clothes, and writing a book. On December 17, 2012 Alex announced that he would be releasing a clothing line featuring both male and female clothes. His clothing line is called 42799, Be the Black Sheep. The name comes from Frank Sinatra, a big influence on Alex, and a blog post Alex has written on his blog, called Black Sheep. The number 42799 related to Sinatra, because it was the number of Sinatra's Mug Shot.