Hozier - Take Me To Church
24 year-old Andrew Hozier-Byrne is from County Wicklow in Ireland. Although he studied music at college, Hozier dropped out and joined the Trinity Orchestra touring all over Europe. Deciding to launch a solo career his debut EP was released in 2013 and included ‘Take Me To Church’. Since then this track has reached Number2 in Ireland and the top 5 in America, Canada, Germany, Australia and peaked at Number 1 in Belgium. At the 57th Grammy Awards it was nominated in the Song Of The Year category, later won by Lorde’s ‘Royals’. It was also used on an American TV commercial for headphones. Hozier’s debut self-title album was released in September reaching the Top 5. Hozier starts are short 6-date UK tour on 23rd January before playing at bigger venues on his second UK tour in May.