Artist 101: New Hope Club

Here at CelebMix we love to help you find out more about your favourite artists and those you might not have heard of before, if you’re into acoustic guitar driven pop then New Hope Club are a band for you. Read on to find out all you need to know!

Who are the members?

Blake Richardson – Vocals and guitar

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George Smith – Guitar and vocals

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Reece Bibby – Bass guitar, drums, vocals

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When are their birthdays?

Blake: 2nd October 1999

George: 9th March 1999

Reece: 13th August 1998

What is their most popular song?

Although New Hope Club have shown off their original tracks Make Up and Perfume when performing live neither have received their official release. But in terms of their online covers the trio’s most popular cover is of DNCE’s “Cake By The Ocean”.

What else do I need to know about New Hope Club?

The band officially formed on 4th October 2015 and quickly gained themselves a fanbase thanks to their YouTube page filling up with covers. Their first cover was The Vamps’ Wake Up and the band have developed a penchant for covering some of CelebMix’s favourite bands including 5 Seconds of Summer and One Direction. For many Reece is a familiar face after previously being in X Factor band Stereo Kicks and following on from their split up joined forces with Blake and George to form NHC.

Fun Fact: The band are signed to The Vamps own record label Steady Records (alongside The Tide) and have gained a reputation for joining the band onstage during their world tour to perform “Oh Cecilia (Breaking My Heart)”.

Social Media:

Band: Facebook|Instagram|Periscope|Snapchat|Twitter|Vine|YouTube

Blake: Instagram|Snapchat|Twitter

George: Instagram|Snapchat|Twitter

Reece: Instagram|Snapchat|Twitter


Are you a New Hope Club fan? What do you love about them? Tweet us @CelebMix and let us know.

Written by Nicola Craig

Lover of all things pop, a boyband or two, and discovering new artists to get hooked on. You'll usually find me at a gig, truly living my best life without a care in the world.