Artist 101: Donel

This Artist 101 guide contains everything you need to know about rising star Donel.

When is his birthday?

Donel’s birthday is on August 25.

What is his most popular song?

To date, Donel’s most popular song is ‘Bang Like A Drum’. His breakthrough hit has garnered over three million streams on Spotify alone. However, Donel will be releasing a new song called ‘Planets’ on March 29 and we’re certain that it will take him to stratospheric new heights.

What else should I know about Donel?

Donel Mangana first rose to fame in 2018 as part of Team Will on The Voice UK. The singer wowed the coaches and public alike during his time on the show, winning a place on’s team, and finishing runner up overall. Some of his stand out performances included ‘Cold Water’ and a duet of ‘OMG’ with

Since then, Donel has grown from strength to strength and has achieved some incredible things. Amongst his many achievements, Donel was given the phenomenal opportunity to perform at the Queen’s 92nd birthday concert, where Prince Harry described him as “a star of the future”. The singer received a personal letter of invitation from Prince Harry during his time on The Voice.

Having been busy in the studio working on new material, Donel is ready to take 2019 by storm. His forthcoming single ‘Planets’ is set to be the first of many new hits for the young star and we can’t wait to see what else he achieves this year.

What are his social media links?

You can find the singer on Twitter and Instagram.

Fan of Donel? Excited for new music from him? Let us know by tweeting us @CelebMix.

Written by Katrina Rees

I'm Katrina, or Kat to pretty much everyone. I'm an editor for CelebMix, a content writer, a boyband lover and an all round music fanatic.
Twitter: @lifeofkatrina