Artist 101: Brendan Murray

This guide contains everything you need to know about Irish singer Brendan Murray.

When is his birthday?

16 November 1996

What is his most popular song?

‘Dying To Try’

What else should I know about Brendan Murray?

Brendan Murray is best known for being a member of former Irish band Hometown. Hometown were formed in 2014 by Louis Walsh and consisted of six members – Dean Gibbons, Cian Morrin, Josh Gray, Dayl Cronin, Ryan McLoughlin and Brendan. The band’s first two singles, ‘Where I Belong’ and ‘Cry For Help’, both reached number one in Ireland and their debut album reached number four. As well as this, the band supported many famous bands and singers including The Vamps, McBusted and Olly Murs. In December 2016 Brendan was selected to represent Ireland at the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest in Kyiv, and will perform ‘Dying To Try’.

What are his social media links?





Finally, don’t forget to let us know what you love about Brendan! Also, we now have all our representatives for this year’s Eurovision so let us know who your favourites are by tweeting us @CelebMix.

Written by Lynn Macgillivray

I'm Lynn - a writer, accountant and lover of all things music (especially a good boyband). Twitter: @xxitslynn