:( @RachaelLampa ahh. You look deadly though! Deadly good. Not deadly bad.
Hozier (born Andrew Hozier-Byrne; March 17th 1990) Hozier in an Irish musician.
Musical career: Hozier began his career in 2008 in the band Anúna. He left in 2012. He released his debut EP 'Take Me to Church' in 2013; the title single when multi-platinum and reached number two in the US. His next EP was 2014's 'From Eden', after which he unveiled his self-titled debut album through Island and Columbia records. He joined Ariana Grande, Ed Sheeran and Taylor Swift in performing at the 2014 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in London and also made an appearance on 'Saturday Night Live'.
Personal life: Hozier grew up in Bray, County Wicklow. He went to St Gerard's School and enrolled at Trinity College in Dublin where he was in the Trinity Orchestra before dropping out.
Have Demi Lovato and Selena Gomez reconciled?
Demi Lovato and Selena Gomez are friends again! The two reportedly fell out a while ago but have managed to get their friendship back on track. Lovato indicated they were back on speaking terms again by sharing a selfie with Gomez on Instagram on Thursday (10th September). It is the first selfie the two have appeared in together in more than a year.
Demi Lovato photographed outside her London hotel, September 2015.
Continue reading: Friends Again? Demi Lovato Shares Selfie With Selena Gomez
Artists such as Ed Sheeran and Mark Ronson have helped boost UK streaming figures.
The streaming revolution has gained some serious steam in Britain, as for the first time ever more than 500 million songs were streamed online in a single week. It’s the first time the number of weekly streams has hit the half a billion mark and it’s is nearly double the number of songs streamed just a year ago.
Ed Sheeran is 2015’s most streamed artist so far.
The 505 million streams happened in the chart week ending July 16th and takes into account services such as Spotify, Deezer and Google. 2015 is said to have seen 11.5 billion streams to date, with more than 25 billion streams being predicted by the end of the year. According to The Guardian, when YouTube is included, the total is expected to top 50 billion.
Continue reading: UK Music Hits Landmark Of 500 Million Streams In A Single Week
The track which features Bruno Mars has racked up over 45 million streams so far this year.
Mark Ronson’s Uptown Funk, featuring Bruno Mars, has been named the most streamed track of 2015 so far, in a list compiled by OfficialCharts.com. The track has already notched up just over 45 million streams since January, giving it a total of 51.3 million since its release last December.
Mark Ronson’s ‘Uptown Funk’ is the year’s most streamed song so far.
The year’s second most streamed track is reggae-pop hit ‘Cheerleader’ from OMI, which has been streamed over 40 million times. The track was released back in April and hit the number one spot during its third week of release.
Continue reading: Mark Ronson's 'Uptown Funk' Tops List Of 2015's Most Streamed Songs
From Kendrick Lamar to Slayer, this year is definitely one of the best.
Bonnaroo is in full swing and while we've seen some pretty impressive acts so far, the musical forecast shows things are not going to get quieter anytime soon. One of America's biggest and most diverse summer events, fans flock in their thousands to Tennessee this weekend to welcome some of the world's top entertainers.
Friday's line-up is a particularly mixed bag; where you've got music veterans the likes of 80s new wave legends Tears For Fears and 70s R&B band Earth Wind & Fire, you also got newer names such as LA duo Mini Mansions, who recently won acclaim for their second album 'The Great Pretenders', and Brit award winning UK chart toppers Royal Blood. Making some noise on the main What Stage throughout though are house producer Deadmau5, 'To Pimp a Butterfly' rapper Kendrick Lamar and roots rock collective Alabama Shakes.
Continue reading: Bonnaroo 2015 Is Here! Here's What The Rest Of The Weekend Has In Store
Hozier hit Las Vegas for the 2015 Billboard Music Awards where he was nominated in five categories, and he is interviewed about the raw beginnings of recording his Platinum hit single 'Take Me to Church' released in 2013.
Negotiations between major labels and SoundCloud have deteriorated to the extent that Sony have removed some of their biggest artists from the streaming site.
In another instalment of the ongoing struggle between record labels and streaming sites, Sony has removed a number its artists from SoundCloud, including Adele, in a dispute over royalties.
Sony pulled a number of its artists’ original music from the Swedish site on Thursday (May 7th), including Hozier, MR MS, Miguel, Passion Pit and Kelly Clarkson in addition to Adele. At the time of writing, they have not put them back, and more labels and artists are believed to be considering the same course of action.
Adele's music has gone from SoundCloud, hopefully only temporarily
Continue reading: Sony Pulls Adele, Kelly Clarkson And More From SoundCloud
Taylor Swift will premiere her new video at this month's Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas.
The line-up for the 2015 Billboard Music Awards was already very impressive, with Britney Spears, Mariah Carey, Ed Sheeran and Sam Smith all set to perform on stage, and officials have now filled a (blank) space by confirming Taylor Swift will be there to debut the video for her new track 'Bad Blood', according to Hollywood Reporter.
And the singer has teased the premiere of the forthcoming video with a stylish image on Twitter.
Continue reading: Taylor Swift To Open Billboard Music Awards With New Video
Hozier's Coachella debut was as emotional as you'd expect.
Hozier and Este Haim performing together - isn't that the most Coachella thing you've ever heard? The LA-based music festival played host to this most hipster-ish of pairings yesterday, Saturday April 11, during the first of two consecutive weekends of non-stop shows across genres.
Continue reading: Hozier And Este Haim Team Up For Energetic Coachella Duet
D'angelo & The Vanguard, Kacey Musgraves and Songhoy Blues join headliners Billy Joel and Mumford & Sons.
More additions have been announced for Bonnaroo 2015 as the June event draws ever closer. D'angelo & The Vanguard, Kacey Musgraves and Songhoy Blues join an already stellar line-up for this 10-stage bonanza, while the full late night sets are also announced.
Adding to a line-up headlined by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's Billy Joel and London Grammy winners Mumford And Sons are soul collective D'angelo & The Vanguard, young country star Kacey Musgraves and Mali four-piece Songhoy Blues. As usual, the epic festival - which is set to play host to a massive 85,000 music lovers - presents one of the world's most diverse line-ups as it prepares to hit Manchester, Tennessee this summer from June 11th to 14th.
Continue reading: Bonnaroo 2015: More Thrills Added To The Summer Line-up
Taylor Swift shakes off more relationship rumours.
Despite recent reports that Taylor Swift had started dating British DJ Calvin Harris after becoming bosom buddies at the 2015 Brit Awards, the 'Shake It Off' singer is in fact single - and the pair are nothing more than platonic friends.
Taylor Swift isn't dating anyone
Ever since they were spotted getting 'cosy' at the awards show, media outlets went wild making huge assumptions that the pair were indeed embarking on a relationship. However, Swift has insisted in a recent interview that love isn't at the top of her to-do list and she certainly hasn't had a relationship in some time now. Plus, it seems Harris might indeed already be in a relationship; with model Aarika Wolf.
Continue reading: Taylor Swift Is NOT Dating Calvin Harris. Here's Why.
Date of birth
17th March, 1990
:( @RachaelLampa ahh. You look deadly though! Deadly good. Not deadly bad.
RT @Jarlath: Had the pleasure of sitting down for a chat with @Hozier yesterday. Episode out this Sunday. Subscribe now to get it https://t…
This is what late bus journeys through London are like with a tired band. Vocalised Vulfpeck. #1612 https://t.co/5lMv8fc1MQ
Huge congrats to @GavinJames on the release of his debut album Bitter Pill. Owner-operator of one of the most remarkable voices Ireland has.
Well done to all at @StonefaceFilms for their work with new Irish group @hometownoffic! You can check it out here https://t.co/vwm9PwNB3y
I'll be on @TFIFridayLIVE very shortly performing a song amid this great madness. Amazing lineup
Delighted to be playing the @able2uk concert in Glasgow on 7th January. Details here https://t.co/5b1RvkBnC8 https://t.co/dHcagsidqT
@tully_jack I remember you messers! Car full of eggs if memory serves? @StevieAppleby
Long trip back to London. Cornrows are happening courtesy of Lolo. 💁 @lorenguerra5 https://t.co/RCuiZtXN0U
Belgium! It's been a fantastic 24hrs. Thanks @StudioBrussel for having us. Found out today that the album has gone platinum here. Thank you!
RT @jowhiley: This man @Hozier is wonderful. His music is wonderful. He's in session at 9pm. https://t.co/Son9W2JdaH
This morning's chat with @grimmers on @BBCR1 starts at 1h:40-https://t.co/MOCRl0wYhk Good times. https://t.co/pALaNwI019
RT @jowhiley: #timehop Spooky. It was a year ago today that @Hozier did a session for me. Today we do it all over again. https://t.co/ymvc1…
RT @BreakfastShowR1: He's here!! @Hozier will be in chatting with Paul VERY soon 😎 https://t.co/YnCZeLXyMN
Will be having a chat with @grimmers in a moment on @BBCR1 if you wanna tune in!
RT @MovemberIreland: Its week two of #Movember & @Hozier is the latest artist to join the #MoChanges music video. Make your own video on ht…
Reject prejudice. Remember that the people knocking on Europe's doors are fleeing the same horrors that now cause us to stand still in grief
RT @todayfm: As a mark of respect to Paris, Dublin's Convention Centre changed its colours to the French tri colour last night. https://t.c…
Just hearing now about what's unfolding in Paris. Absolutely unthinkable. Thoughts are with the victims and their families.
Want to say thanks again to the fans for their support leading up to last night. Seen how much work you all put into those votes. Blown away