Ellie Goulding Age, Height, Weight, Career, Award and Net Worth 2019
Ellie Goulding Net Worth – Ellie Goulding is an English singer, songwriter and record producer who conquered the UK music field at the age of 23 and went on to win over fans all over the world within a year. A determined child, at the age of eight, she told her mother that she would become famous one day.
Ellie Goulding has the height of 5 feet 5 inches. Her body weighs 56kg. Furthermore, he has blonde hair and blue eyes. Besides these facts, her body figure measures the size of 35-26-35. Additionally, her bra size is 32c, shoe size is 8.5 US and dress size is 6 US.
While studying at the University of Kent, Ellie Goulding became interested in electronic music. She contacted record producer Frankmusik via MySpace and with his help developed her own brand of “folktronica” music through the track ‘Wish I Stayed’.
During this time, she was discovered at a university talent contest by scout Jamie Lillywhite who started as her manager and later became the A&R. He introduced her to his superior, Sarah Stennett, who advised her to leave university and offered her a house in West London.
Jamie soon introduced her to Starsmith, a record producer, who helped release her debut single ‘Under the Sheets’ on November 15, 2009 and later produced her album ‘Lights’. She was already signed to Polydor Records in July, but they decided to release the song from independent label Neon Gold Records to reduce pressure on her.
Soon after the release of her debut EP ‘An Introduction to Ellie Goulding’ on December 20, 2009, she was nominated for the ‘Critics’ Choice Award’ at the 2010 ‘Brit Awards’. She won the award, as well as the ‘BBC Sound of 2010’ poll. During this time, she co-wrote three songs for Diana Vickers and one song for Gabriella Cilmi.
On February 26, 2010, she released her first full-length album ‘Lights’, which debuted at number one on the ‘UK Albums Chart’. It was followed by her second EP, ‘Run into the Light’, which contained remix of songs from ‘Lights’ and was released in August that year. She re-released her album ‘Lights’ in November 2010 as ‘Bright Lights’, which contained six new tracks. The album featured a cover version of Elton John’s ‘Your Song’ which reached number two on the ‘UK Singles Chart’.
On April 7, 2011, she appeared on American television for the first time on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’ and performed ‘Starry Eyed’. One month later, she appeared on ‘Saturday Night Live’ hosted by Tina Fey. On April 29, 2011, she performed at the royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton, both of whom were her fans. On December 1, 2011, she performed at the White House during the National Christmas Tree lighting.
October 5, 2012, Ellie Goulding released her second studio album ‘Halcyon’, which debuted at No.2 on the ‘UK Albums Chart’ and topped the chart in January 2014. She released an expanded version of the album, titled ‘Halcyon Days’, containing ten new tracks, on August 23, 2013.
In late 2012, she recorded the song ‘Bittersweet’ from the soundtrack of ‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2’. One year later, she performed the song ‘Mirror’ from the film ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’. She also recorded the song ‘Beating Heart’ for the 2014 film ‘Divergent’.
‘Delirium’, her third studio album, was released on November 6, 2015, and was received with positive reviews by critics. The album included the song ‘Love Me like You Do’ from the soundtrack of the 2015 film ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’, for which she received her first ‘Grammy Award’ nomination for ‘Best Pop Solo Performance’.
Ellie Goulding has won four ‘BMI London Awards’ and two ‘Brit Awards’ among other accolades. She has so far achieved 17 awards and 66 nominations, including a nomination at the 58th ‘Grammy Awards’.