John GrantUS singer-songwriter. Born 25 July 1968
John Grant Biography (Wikipedia)
John Grant (born July 25, 1968) is an American singer-songwriter and former member of the Denver-based alternative rock band the Czars. After recording six studio albums with the Czars, he embarked on a solo career in 2010.
His debut solo album Queen of Denmark was named in 2010 the best album of the year by Mojo. In 2015, his third studio album, Grey Tickles, Black Pressure received widespread critical acclaim, and peaked at number 5 in the UK albums chart. His fourth album Love is Magic was released in 2018 and entered into the top 20 in the UK.
Grant has also collaborated with numerous artists including Sinéad O'Connor, Goldfrapp, Tracey Thorn, Elbow, Hercules & Love Affair, Midlake, Kylie Minogue, Budgie, and Robbie Williams.
- John Grant chats to Nemone about his new album 'Love Is Magic' as they go 'Back 2 Back'https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06ksxql.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06ksxql.jpg2018-09-10T13:32:00.000ZJohn Grant trades tracks with Nemone and chats about his new album 'Love Is Magic'.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p06ksvt5
John Grant chats to Nemone about his new album 'Love Is Magic' as they go 'Back 2 Back'
- What music are you a fan of?https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05y1p9z.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05y1p9z.jpg2018-02-13T16:34:00.000ZWe asked some musicians we love about the music they love…https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05y1lgh
What music are you a fan of?
- Behind the scenes at Prom 15: The Songs of Scott Walkerhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05b2fgk.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05b2fgk.jpg2017-07-30T11:15:00.000ZBBC Proms podcast host Vikki Stone fills Mary Anne in on everything that went down at Prom 15: The Songs of Scott Walker, with clips from Richard Hawley and John Grant.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05b2dv2
Behind the scenes at Prom 15: The Songs of Scott Walker
- Best bits from The Songs of Scott Walker (1967-70) (2017)https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p059vqy4.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p059vqy4.jpg2017-07-28T21:00:00.000ZHighlights from the Songs of Scott Walker Prom.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p059v3k7
Best bits from The Songs of Scott Walker (1967-70) (2017)
- Richard Hawley on dog walks and chip butties with John Granthttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p059nd8k.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p059nd8k.jpg2017-07-25T14:49:00.000ZRichard's backstage at the Royal Albert Hall ahead of playing in the Scott Walker Prom. He'll be performing alongside John Grant, and remembers the first time they met.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p059nbjn
Richard Hawley on dog walks and chip butties with John Grant
- John Grant talks synthshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p053p8r0.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p053p8r0.jpg2017-05-20T23:32:00.000ZIn a special interview from Brighton's Great Escape festival, John Grant tells Tom about the uplifting synth sound of the late German musician Klaus Wunderlichhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p053j4rf
John Grant talks synths
- John Grant on his next albumhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p037yypm.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p037yypm.jpg2017-04-25T17:13:00.000ZJohn Grant reveals news about his next record on BBC Radio 3's Late Junctionhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p0513ngc
John Grant on his next album
- John Grant talks to Stuart Maconie about curating his festival in Hullhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04znvq6.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04znvq6.jpg2017-04-10T15:45:00.000ZAs Hull celebrates its year as the UK City of Culture in 2017, John Grant talks about curating his four day festival, Atlantic Flux: Sounds From Smoky Bay.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04znrnm
John Grant talks to Stuart Maconie about curating his festival in Hull
- 'Some days I think everyone else is super confident & secure in themselves & talented in a way that I’ll never be - ridiculous'https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04lkcwc.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04lkcwc.jpg2016-12-20T12:00:00.000ZInspiring singer songwriter John Grant shares how he has dealt with depression and how being creative has enabled him to manage his fears and self-doubt.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04m11w5
'Some days I think everyone else is super confident & secure in themselves & talented in a way that I’ll never be - ridiculous'
- John Grant’s struggles to perform livehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04fz520.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04fz520.jpg2016-12-07T08:00:00.000ZJohn Grant talks frankly to Cerys Matthews about his struggles to perform live on stage.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04fz536
John Grant’s struggles to perform live
- Eric Pulido: How To Save A Friendhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p042zn3w.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p042zn3w.jpg2016-07-30T08:00:00.000ZEric Pulido of Midlake and Banquet talks to us about the powerful friendship he formed with John Grant...https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p042zn4b
Eric Pulido: How To Save A Friend
- John Grant - Glastonbury 2016 Highlightshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03zgrz6.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03zgrz6.jpg2016-07-26T22:59:00.000ZFormer frontman of American alt-rockers The Czars, it's the big, beautiful voice that is John Grant.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03zkcfj
John Grant - Glastonbury 2016 Highlights
- John Grant - Disappointing (T in the Park 2016)https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0418b24.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0418b24.jpg2016-07-12T15:46:40.000ZPerforming live in King Tut's Tenthttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04189dg
John Grant - Disappointing (T in the Park 2016)
- John Grant looks forward to his live streamed performance tonighthttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03zg5rq.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03zg5rq.jpg2016-06-25T11:36:00.000ZJohn Grant looks ahead to his performance tonight on the John Peel Stage from 5:50pm.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03zg2nh
John Grant looks forward to his live streamed performance tonight
- John Grant in conversation with Jo Whileyhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03417s6.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03417s6.jpg2015-10-02T17:05:00.000ZJohn Grant joins Radio 2's Jo Whiley to discuss his new album.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03466ps
John Grant in conversation with Jo Whiley
- John Grant in conversation with Radcliffe and Maconiehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01708vh.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01708vh.jpg2015-08-31T14:16:00.000ZSinger-songwriter John Grant speaks to 6 Music's Radcliffe and Maconie about his new album Grey Tickles, Black Pressure.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03174hd
John Grant in conversation with Radcliffe and Maconie
- John Grant: Key of Life Interview with Mary Annehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02z4js4.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02z4js4.jpg2015-08-09T05:30:00.000ZMusician John Grant opens up about his sexuality, anxiety and the setbacks he has overcome to emerge as one of the most respected songwriters of his generation.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p02z4jt2
John Grant: Key of Life Interview with Mary Anne
- The influence of Bjorkhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02fpt7n.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02fpt7n.jpg2014-12-21T13:00:00.000ZJohn Grant talks about Bjork's influence.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p02fpt7q
The influence of Bjork
- John Grant: How To Overcome Your Demonshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p027zxx5.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p027zxx5.jpg2014-10-05T08:30:00.000ZSinger-songwriter John Grant gives us advice on how to deal with fear and anxiety.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p027zxxp
John Grant: How To Overcome Your Demons
John Grant Tracks