Artist 101: Jedward

Your go-to-guide for everything you need to know about the Irish duo Jedward.

Who are the members of Jedward?

  • John Paul Henry Daniel Richard Grimes (lead singer)
  • Edward Peter Anthony Kevin Patrick Grimes (lead singer)Image result for jedward good vibes

When and where were they born?

October 16, 1991, at the Rotunda Hospital in Dublin, Ireland. John is older than Edward, by 10 minutes.

What is their most popular song?


Song worth a mention

“Good Vibes”

What else do I need to know about Jedward?

The identical twin duo shot to fame in the X Factor 2009 where they ended up coming sixth. Since then the boys have represented Ireland at the Eurovision Song Contest twice (First, in 2011 with the song “Lipstick” and then again in 2012 with the song “Waterline”), released three albums: Planet Jedward, Victory, and Young Love (the first two went double platinum in Ireland) and even performed to Barack Obama. Jedward is also well known for their television work, including presenting children’s series Jedward’s Big Adventure and OMG! Jedward’s Dream Factory, and for participating in Celebrity Big Brother 8.

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What are their social media links?

Twitter: @planetjedward

Instagram: @jepicpics

Facebook: John and Edward – Official X Factor

Snapchat: jedwardtv

Youtube: JedwardVEVO, JEDWARDTV

Written by Caroline

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