Hozier Biography (Wikipedia)
Andrew Hozier-Byrne (born 17 March 1990), known professionally as Hozier, is an Irish musician, singer, and songwriter from County Wicklow. He had his international breakthrough after releasing his debut single "Take Me to Church", which had been certified multi-platinum in several countries, including the US, the UK, and Canada.
In 2013, he released his debut EP, featuring the single "Take Me to Church". His debut studio album, released in 2014, topped the chart in Ireland and scored top ten positions on global charts. It has been certified 6× platinum in Ireland and multi-platinum in several countries. He embarked on an American and a European tour to support the album.
In September 2018, Hozier released an EP, titled Nina Cried Power, featuring the title track as a single. He released his second album, Wasteland, Baby!, in March 2019. It debuted atop the US Billboard 200. He is scheduled to embark on a worldwide tour, beginning in spring 2019, to support the album.
- Hozier: Chicago blues, learning guitar & Robert Johnsonhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p071zs21.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p071zs21.jpg2019-02-26T13:45:00.000ZHozier talks about his love for Chicago blues and, as a teenager, Delta blues, with acts like Blind Willie Johnson and Robert Johnson inspiring the music he's made.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p071zqzv
Hozier: Chicago blues, learning guitar & Robert Johnson
- Hozier: "It was like a little school project..."https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p026qr6s.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p026qr6s.jpg2016-07-05T08:12:00.000ZHozier reveals all about writing a track for Hollywood blockbuster The Legend of Tarzan.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p040gtkr
Hozier: "It was like a little school project..."
- Hozier In Conversation With Gerry Kellyhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03940dj.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03940dj.jpg2015-11-28T15:59:00.000ZAndrew Hozier-Byrne tells Gerry about what has been a very successful yearhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p039hw0w
Hozier In Conversation With Gerry Kelly
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