Louis Tomlinson Biography (Wikipedia)
Louis William Tomlinson (born Louis Troy Austin; 24 December 1991) is an English singer, songwriter and television personality. He rose to fame as a member of the boy band One Direction after beginning his career as an actor, appearing as an extra in ITV drama film If I Had You and the BBC drama Waterloo Road. In 2010, he auditioned as a solo contestant on the British music competition series The X Factor. He was eliminated as a solo performer before he was put into a group with four other contestants, forming One Direction. The band has released five albums, embarked on four world tours, and won nearly 200 awards.
Following the group's hiatus in 2016, "Just Hold On" was released as Tomlinson's debut single as a solo artist in December 2016, it peaked at number two on the UK Singles Chart and was certified gold in both the UK and US. In 2017, Tomlinson released "Back to You" with American singer Bebe Rexha and "Miss You".
In 2013, Tomlinson was signed as a footballer by Doncaster Rovers of the Football League Championship on a non-contract basis. The same year he also formed his own record label, Triple Strings, as an imprint of One Direction's label Syco. He appeared on Debrett's 2017 list of the most influential people in the UK.
- Louis Tomlinson: "Doncaster and LA are absolutely chalk and cheese"https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05q1lxn.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05q1lxn.jpg2017-12-04T16:30:00.000ZLouis talks to Steve about his new single 'Miss You' and going solo after One Direction.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05q1hmh
Louis Tomlinson: "Doncaster and LA are absolutely chalk and cheese"
- Louis Tomlinson on his latest singlehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05b7sd4.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05b7sd4.jpg2017-12-01T10:17:00.000ZGrimmy calls up Louis to talk about his latest single Miss You, his nerves at playing the Royal Variety Performance and his new heavy sound.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05pr7yh
Louis Tomlinson on his latest single
- Louis Tomlinson tells Matt some never heard before storieshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05c8msx.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05c8msx.jpg2017-08-13T08:56:00.000ZLouis Tomlinson tells Matt some never heard before stories about his new album, the weird notes he finds in his phone and Simon Cowell flying him to LA just to tell him offhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05c8m3d
Louis Tomlinson tells Matt some never heard before stories
- Louis Tomlinson on One Direction: "Of course we'll get back together"https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0599yx6.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0599yx6.jpg2017-07-21T14:09:00.000ZOne quarter of One Direction tells Steve about his new solo music and reforming the band!https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p0599xn4
Louis Tomlinson on One Direction: "Of course we'll get back together"
- Zayn and Louis Tomlinson tease new collaborations!https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04xn8dt.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04xn8dt.jpg2017-03-22T10:45:00.000ZAre team-ups with Bebe Rexha and PARTYNEXTDOOR on the cards?https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04xn3ly
Zayn and Louis Tomlinson tease new collaborations!
- Liam Payne and Louis Tomlinson have worked on new music togetherhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04d2wg2.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04d2wg2.jpg2016-10-25T07:24:00.000ZWill the track appear on Liam's upcoming solo album?https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04d2wg5
Liam Payne and Louis Tomlinson have worked on new music together
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