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Gavin James

Birthday, Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & Facts

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Gavin James’s Birthday Highlights

Birth Name

Gavin James

Place Of Birth

Dublin, Ireland

Age

31 years old

Birth Date

July 04, 1991

Star Sign

Gemini

Gavin James Facts

Child Star?

No

Occupation

Singer, Songwriter, Composer, Guitarist

Education & Qualifications

St. Declan's College

Net Worth

$1.5 million

Current Partner

Gerard James, Phil James

Children

Emma James

Height

1.7m (5'6"")

Nationality

Irish

Chinese Year

Year of the Sheep

Annual Earnings

$43 thousand+ per year

About Gavin James 

Before fame, Gavin James began playing the guitar in a rock band and writing songs at the age of 8, and by 21, he gained experience as a performer by playing in local clubs.
Gavin James is best known for his debut EP Say Hello, released in 2012. The title track went on to win the Ireland Meteor Choice Music Prize's Song of the Year award.
He signed with Capitol Records in 2014 and released 'Live at Whelans', a full-length live studio album that reached the Top 20 in the Netherlands and Ireland, respectively.
James made an appearance on Shark Tank in 2015 and released the EP 'For You'. He has toured with Ed Sheeran, Kodaline, Tori Kelly, and Sam Smith, as supporting acts.

Gavin James Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Gavin James’ net worth?

Gavin James has an estimated net worth between $1 million and 5 million, being a singer and songwriter.

How much does Gavin James earn per year?

It is estimated that Gavin James has a yearly income ranging from $40,400 and $46,200, per year.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Gavin James?

Gavin James has a height of 5 ft 7 in (170 cm).

How old is Gavin James?

Gavin James was born on July 5, 1991, and will turn 31, in 2022.

Childhood And Education

Gavin James was born in Dublin, Ireland on July 5, 1991. He hails from a musical family. His father, Gerard James, and sister, Emma James, opened him up to the world of music. His great-grandparents were opera singers, while his grandfather was a stand-up comedian and whistler.
James studied at St. Declan's College, which is an all-boys, Catholic secondary school in Cabra West, Dublin, Ireland.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Gavin James dating?

Gavin James is not currently in a relationship.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Gavin James is best known for his debut EP Say Hello, released in 2012. This title track was very well acclaimed and got James his first award.
James made an appearance on 'Shark Tank', the popular U.S. television show, and released his four-track EP called 'For You'.
Capitol Records signed up Gavin James in 2014 and he released a full-length live studio album 'Bitter Pill' that reached the top 20 in the Netherlands and Ireland.
In 2015, the Dublin-born singer opened for chart-toppers, Ed Sheeran and Sam Smith, on their tours.
Gavin James released the single 'Always' in April 2018, which was a radio hit across Europe and Brazil.

Charity Work

Singer Gavin James supports the Down Syndrome Centre. They aim to provide aid and help to children with Down Syndrome and establish a family-centric service for them.
The singer raised $160,000 through a concert for ALONE Ireland, a national organization that enables older people to age at home.

What awards has Gavin James won?

In March 2013, his debut Say Hello won a Choice Music Prize for Song of the Year. He once again won the Choice Music Prize Irish Song of the Year award in March 2016.
The July-born singer won a Breaking Artist award at the Music Business Worldwide A&R Awards, 2016.
James won the best video ARIA award for 'Moments' on which he collaborated with the Australian hip hop trio Bliss n Eso.

Gavin James’ Hobbies And Interests

Aside from James' love for playing the guitar, we are unaware of his other hobbies or interests.

Other Interesting Gavin James Facts And Trivia

  • Singer Gavin James' birth name is Gavin Wigglesworth.
  • The July-born singer's star sign is Cancer.
  • Ed Sheeran is one of his first celebrity fans.
  • He performed at Conor McGregor’s sister’s wedding.
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