Ghostpoet
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1983-01-18
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Biography

Obaro Ejimiwe (18 January 1983) is a British vocalist and musician better known by his stage name Ghostpoet. In June 2010, Ghostpoet released his first EP The Sound of Strangers on Brownswood Recordings and was later featured in The Guardian’s "New ...

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Sorry My Love, It's You Not Me
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Sorry My Love, It's You Not Me Sorry My Love, It's You Not Me Sorry My Love, It's You Not Me Sorry My Love, It's You Not Me
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Sorry My Love, It's You Not Me (feat. Lucy Rose)
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Sorry My Love, It's You Not Me (feat. Lucy Rose) Sorry My Love, It's You Not Me (feat. Lucy Rose) Sorry My Love, It's You Not Me (feat. Lucy Rose) Sorry My Love, It's You Not Me (feat. Lucy Rose)
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2015 6 Music Festival
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Tyneside
2015-02-20T13:04:34
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2015 6 Music Festival 2015 6 Music Festival 2015 6 Music Festival 2015 6 Music Festival

2015 6 Music Festival

20 February 2015
2013 Reading + Leeds
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Leeds
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Aug

2013 Reading + Leeds

23 August 2013

Upcoming Events

28
Aug
Ghostpoet, Mumford & Sons, Metallica, Deadmau5, Kendrick Lamar, Panic! At the Disco, Bastille, alt-J, AWOLNATION, Limp Bizkit, All Time Low, Simple Plan, The Wombats, Tyler, The Creator, Bring Me The Horizon, Knife Party, Pierce the Veil, Charli XCX, Porter Robinson, The Libertines, New Found Glory, The Gaslight Anthem, Azealia Banks, The Maccabees, Manchester Orchestra, Atreyu, Mastodon, Jamie T, Dillon Francis, Django Django, Frank Turner, A$AP Ferg, Modestep, Echosmith, The Cribs, Against Me!, Alexisonfire, Jamie xx, Everything Everything, Ash, Glass Animals, Rae Sremmurd, Royal Blood, Gorgon City, Twin Atlantic, Hudson Mohawke, Camo & Krooked, Refused, Rustie, Years & Years, Little Comets, Peace, Gojira, Lucy Rose, Wilkinson, Palma Violets, Run The Jewels, FIDLAR, Parquet Courts, Ms. Dynamite, Joywave, Flatbush Zombies, Catfish and the Bottlemen, Bear's Den, We Are the Ocean, Ghost, Swim Deep, Tourist, Cancer Bats, Elliphant, Lethal Bizzle, American Football, Wolf Alice, The Menzingers, And So I Watch You from Afar, Brodinski, Spector, Neck Deep, Alvvays, MK, Kwabs, Drenge, While She Sleeps, Saint Raymond, San Fermin, Snakehips, Modern Baseball, Beartooth, SecondCity, Don Broco, Tempa T, Bury Tomorrow, The Districts, Slaves, Vaults, Jacob Plant, Jack Garratt, Blonde, Pvris, Maribou State, All We Are, Ben Khan, Little May, The One Hundred, Kevin Saunderson, Ratking, The Skints, Mini Mansions, BABYMETAL, The Bots, Boy Better Know, The Marmozets, Lonely the Brave, Eliza and the Bear, Modern Life Is War, Nothing But Thieves, Darlia, Toyboy & Robin, Evian Christ, The Smith Street Band, Prides, TCTS, Krept & Konan, DMA'S, Hannah Wants, Turbowolf, Gengahr, Radkey, Hippo Campus, My Nu Leng, Moose Blood, Feed the Rhino, Jake Isaac, Single Mothers, FTSE, Blossoms, Craze, Walking on Cars, Sundara Karma, Oneman, Stormzy, Frank Iero and the Cellabration, Coasts (UK), Oliver Dollar, Hawk Eyes, Black Honey, Cardiknox, Fort Hope, God Damn, Hunter & the Bear, The Sherlocks, Rat Boy, Black Peaks, Queen Kwong, Bad Breeding, Ho99o9, Neon Waltz, Pretty Vicious, Nick Brewer, The Bulletproof Bomb, Loyle Carner, VANT, Kiko Bun, Frank Carter and the Rattlesnakes, Youth Man, 99 souls, Rebel Sound, Dimension x Kove and Black Foxes
Bramham Park, Wetherby, UK
28
Aug
Ghostpoet, Mumford & Sons, Metallica, Deadmau5, Kendrick Lamar, Panic! At the Disco, Bastille, alt-J, AWOLNATION, Limp Bizkit, All Time Low, Simple Plan, The Wombats, Tyler, The Creator, Bring Me The Horizon, Knife Party, Pierce the Veil, Charli XCX, Porter Robinson, The Libertines, New Found Glory, The Gaslight Anthem, Azealia Banks, The Maccabees, Manchester Orchestra, Atreyu, Mastodon, Jamie T, Dillon Francis, Django Django, Frank Turner, A$AP Ferg, Modestep, Echosmith, The Cribs, Against Me!, Alexisonfire, Jamie xx, Everything Everything, Ash, Glass Animals, Rae Sremmurd, Royal Blood, Gorgon City, Twin Atlantic, Hudson Mohawke, Camo & Krooked, Refused, Rustie, Years & Years, Little Comets, Peace, Gojira, Lucy Rose, Wilkinson, Palma Violets, Run The Jewels, FIDLAR, Parquet Courts, Ms. Dynamite, Joywave, Flatbush Zombies, Catfish and the Bottlemen, Bear's Den, We Are the Ocean, Ghost, Swim Deep, Tourist, Cancer Bats, Elliphant, Lethal Bizzle, American Football, Wolf Alice, The Menzingers, And So I Watch You from Afar, Brodinski, Spector, Neck Deep, Alvvays, MK, Kwabs, Drenge, While She Sleeps, Saint Raymond, San Fermin, Snakehips, Modern Baseball, Beartooth, SecondCity, Don Broco, Tempa T, The Districts, Slaves, Vaults, Jacob Plant, Jack Garratt, Blonde, Pvris, Maribou State, All We Are, Ben Khan, Little May, The One Hundred, Kevin Saunderson, Ratking, The Skints, Mini Mansions, BABYMETAL, The Bots, Boy Better Know, The Marmozets, Lonely the Brave, Eliza and the Bear, Modern Life Is War, Nothing But Thieves, Darlia, Toyboy & Robin, Evian Christ, The Smith Street Band, Prides, TCTS, Krept & Konan, DMA'S, Hannah Wants, Turbowolf, Gengahr, Radkey, Hippo Campus, My Nu Leng, Moose Blood, Feed the Rhino, Jake Isaac, Single Mothers, FTSE, Blossoms, Craze, Walking on Cars, Sundara Karma, Oneman, Stormzy, Frank Iero and the Cellabration, Coasts (UK), Oliver Dollar, Hawk Eyes, Black Honey, Cardiknox, Fort Hope, God Damn, Hunter & the Bear, The Sherlocks, Rat Boy, Black Peaks, Queen Kwong, Bad Breeding, Ho99o9, Neon Waltz, Nick Brewer, Pretty Vicious, The Bulletproof Bomb, Loyle Carner, VANT, Kiko Bun, Frank Carter and the Rattlesnakes, Youth Man, 99 souls, Rebel Sound, Queen Kong, Dimension x Kove and Black Foxes
Richfield Avenue, Reading, UK
3
Sep
Ghostpoet, Belle and Sebastian, Mark Ronson, Metronomy, James, Badly Drawn Boy, Everything Everything, Grace Jones, James Bay, British Sea Power, Edwyn Collins, Years & Years, Stornoway, The 2 Bears, Catfish and the Bottlemen, 808 State, The Wedding Present, King Creosote, Young Fathers, Black Grape, Dutch Uncles, Rae Morris, Motor City Drum Ensemble, Stealing Sheep, Shura, Bicep, Fryars, Gaz Coombes, Kate Tempest, Andrew Weatherall, Arthur Baker, The Bohicas, Mark E, Jane Weaver, Optimo, DJ Harvey, Novella, Justin Robertson, Orlando, Maurice Fulton, John Shuttleworth, Cuz, Hooton Tennis Club, Ralph Lawson, Eldoko, Aero Flynn, Emma Tricca, Gerd Janson, Hælos, Matt Walsh, Songs for Walter, Jez Kerr, Ménage à Trois, Danielle Moore, Slug (UK), Hot Vestry, Aldous RH, Lady J, Dreems, Meilyr Jones, Wolf Music, Let’s Eat Grandma, We Light the Night, James Holroyd, Future Boogie, Rob Bright, John Doran DJ and Dave Beer
Unknown venue, Criccieth, UK
5
Sep
Ghostpoet, José González, Martha Reeves And The Vandellas, Roots Manuva, Billy Bragg, Super Furry Animals, Lucy Rose, Levellers, Scott Matthews, Public Service Broadcasting, Lucy Spraggan, Brakes, The Xcerts, Mike Dignam, Dizraeli and the Small Gods, Matthew The Oxx and The Island Club
Preston Park, Brighton, UK
9
Oct
Ghostpoet, Echo & The Bunnymen, Spiritualized, The Fall, Johnny Marr, Public Service Broadcasting, The Monochrome Set, Grasscut, The Telescopes, Emma Pollock, Shocking Pinks, Blaenavon, Pinkshinyultrablast, RM Hubbert, The Cult of Dom Keller, The Band Of Holy Joy, Jonnie Common, Miaoux Miaoux, Lola Colt, Membranes, FURS, The Jaguar Club, Skinny Girl Diet, The Cherry Wave, John Knox Sex Club, Orange Yellow Red, Whyte Horses, Jennie Vee, Big Hogg and Daudi Matisko
Butlins, Portsmouth, UK


Biography

Obaro Ejimiwe (18 January 1983) is a British vocalist and musician better known by his stage name Ghostpoet.

In June 2010, Ghostpoet released his first EP The Sound of Strangers on Brownswood Recordings and was later featured in The Guardian’s "New Band of the Day".

Ghostpoet's first single "Cash & Carry Me Home" was released on 24 January 2011, followed by the debut album on 7 February 2011, Peanut Butter Blues & Melancholy Jam. His single "Survive It" was launched in Rough Trade East Record store, on London's Brick Lane on 9 May 2011.

In 2011, he supported Metronomy and Jamie Woon in their tours and performed at Glastonbury, Sónar, Latitude, Secret Garden Party and Bestival among others.

Ghostpoet was among the nominees for the 2011 Mercury Prize. The winner of the prize, PJ Harvey, was announced on 6 September 2011.

Ghostpoet's second album Some Say I So I Say Light was released on 6 May 2013. The album was preceded by the single "MSI musmiD", made available as a free download from SoundCloud in late February. Ghostpoet premiered "Meltdown", the first single taken from his second album, on Zane Lowe's BBC Radio 1 show on 20 March 2013.

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