SINCE emerging as a guest vocalist for Chase and Status in 2016, Tom Grennan has forged his own chart success.
His first album, Lighting Matches, was one of the best selling debut albums of 2018.
Who is Tom Grennan?
Born in Bedford on June 8, 1995, Tom Grennan started singing at gigs in London at 18 years old but his big break came when featured on Chase and Status's 2016 single 'All Goes Wrong'.
His friends encouraged him to pursue a music career after seeing him performing 'The Kooks' at a house party.
In his early music years he was scouted at a Finsbury pub and offered a record deal with Insanity Records.
Following his success, Grennan was shortlisted for the MTV Brand New Award, performing at MTV Showcase at the London Electric Ballroom in 2017.
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The singer – who has performed with Charlie XCX and Bugzy Malone – also has a strong sports connection.
Having trained to be a professional footballer as a teenager, he played for Luton Town.
Having taken part in Soccer Aid 2021, Tom is back once again this year to raise money for Unicef.
Tom posted on Twitter in March: "@socceraid for @UNICEF_uk is back on the 12th of June and The gaffer @Redknapp got that last-minute transfer window over the line and the money was just too good to turn down. Can’t wait [three lions emoji]."
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What songs has Tom Grennan released?
The big break for Grennan was being featured on Chase and Status's record 'All Goes Wrong' in 2016.
The song was picked as the 'hottest record' on Annie Mac's Radio 1 Show, and he was asked to perform on the station's Live Lounge.
In 2018 Grennan's debut album 'Lighting Matches' was one of the 10 best-selling debuts that year.
The song 'Found What I've Been Looking For' appeared on the FIFA 18 soundtrack and was used by Sky Sports as the theme song for Super Sunday.
He finally broke into the UK top 10 with his single 'Little Bit of Love' which was released in February 2021 and peaked at number seven.
'Little Bit of Love' was nominated for best song at the 2022 Brit awards, and Grennan was also nominated for Best Rock/ Alternative Act.
His success continued when he collaborated with Ella Henderson on the release of 'Lets Go Home Together' which also reached the top 10.
He presented Radio 1's Future Sounds Show 2021 alongside Olly Alexander, YUNGBLUD, Charli XCX and Arlo Parks.
And he performed at BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend in Coventry in May 2022.
What is Tom Grennan's net worth?
The former St Mary's University student, who reportedly lives in leafy Belsize Park, is said to be worth around £1.5million.
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The singer-songwriter can expect to make money from ticket sales for his tour, festival performances, merchandise sales, and record royalties.
Grennan's 2021 Album release 'Evering Road' came in at number 1 on the Official Albums Chart, selling 17,000 copies.
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