Ellie Goulding

~ Person

Legal name: Elena Jane Goulding

Wikipedia

Elena Jane "Ellie" Goulding (born 30 December 1986) is an English singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and actress from Lyonshall, Herefordshire, England. Her career began when she met record producer Starsmith and Frankmusik, and she was later spotted by Jamie Lillywhite, who later became her manager and A&R. After signing to Polydor Records in July 2009, Goulding released her debut extended play, An Introduction to Ellie Goulding, later that year.

In 2010, she became the second artist to both top the BBC's annual Sound of... poll and win the Critics' Choice Award at the Brit Awards in the same year. Goulding released her debut studio album, Lights, in 2010. The album debuted at number one on the UK Albums Chart and has sold over 850,000 copies in the UK. Her cover of Elton John's "Your Song" reached number two in the UK in December 2010 and on 29 April 2011 she performed the song at the wedding reception of Prince William and Catherine Middleton at Buckingham Palace. The album's title track, "Lights", was released in the US in March 2011, and peaked at number two on the Billboard Hot 100 and was certified triple platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).

Goulding's second album Halcyon was released in October 2012, "Anything Could Happen" preceded the album as the lead single. Halcyon debuted at number two on the UK Albums Chart, and, after 65 weeks, reached number one. Halcyon debuted at number nine on the Billboard 200 Chart, her first top ten debut in the United States. Halcyon Days, a repackaged edition of Halcyon, was released on 23 August 2013, it included new singles including "Burn", which became her first UK number-one single in the same month. At the 2014 BRIT Awards she received the award for Best British Female. By the end of 2013, she has sold an estimated 4 million albums and 15 million singles worldwide.

  1. ^ "Holy concert countdown, Batman! Over 20 Vancouver shows go on sale tomorrow". The Georgia Straight. 21 November 2013. Retrieved 22 December 2013. 
  2. ^ Aguila, Justino (24 October 2013). "Katy Perry Hosts Famous Friends, Previews Next Tour at Hollywood Bowl: Live Review". Billboard. Retrieved 22 December 2013. 
  3. ^ "Folktronica singer Ellie Goulding tops BBC's Sound of 2010". BBC. 8 January 2010. Retrieved 22 December 2013. 
  4. ^ "Ellie Goulding". BBC Music. 2009. Retrieved 19 February 2011. 
  5. ^ "The BRIT Awards 2013". Retrieved 19 February 2013. 
  6. ^ "Carly Rae Jepsen Claims Longest Hot 100 No. 1 Run of 2012". Billboard. Retrieved 8 August 2012
  7. ^ "Ellie Goulding, Katy Perry Scale Airplay Chart Summits". Billboard. Retrieved 26 November 2012
  8. ^ "Brit Awards 2014: David Bowie wins best British male award". BBC News. Retrieved 19 February 2014
  9. ^ "Ellie Goulding tickets, tour and event information - Ticketek Australia". Ticketek Australia. Retrieved 8 March 2014
Continue reading at Wikipedia... Wikipedia content provided under the terms of the Creative Commons BY-SA license
Filter

Discography

Album

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2010 Lights Ellie Goulding 3 8
2012 Halcyon Ellie Goulding 19

Single

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2009 The Writer Ellie Goulding 2
2009 Under the Sheets Ellie Goulding 3
2010 Starry Eyed Ellie Goulding 4
2010 Your Song Ellie Goulding 1
2011 Wonderman Tinie Tempah feat. Ellie Goulding 1
2011 Lights Ellie Goulding 3
2012 High for This Ellie Goulding 1
2012 Anything Could Happen Ellie Goulding 5
2012 Explosions Ellie Goulding 1
2012 Fall Into The Sky Zedd & Lucky Date feat. Ellie Goulding 1
2012 Figure 8 Ellie Goulding 2
2012 You Don’t Know Flinch feat. Ellie Goulding 1
2013 I Need Your Love Calvin Harris feat. Ellie Goulding 2
2013 Burn Ellie Goulding 4
2013 How Long Will I Love You Ellie Goulding 1
2014 Goodness Gracious Ellie Goulding 4

Single + Live

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2010 Under the Sheets: Live from Union Chapel Live Ellie Goulding 1
2014 Burn: Live from the BRITs Live Ellie Goulding 1

Single + Soundtrack

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2014 Beating Heart Soundtrack Ellie Goulding 3

EP

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2009 An Introduction to Ellie Goulding Ellie Goulding 2
2010 Run Into the Light Ellie Goulding 1
2013 iTunes Session Ellie Goulding 1

EP + Live

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
2010 iTunes Festival: London 2010 Live Ellie Goulding 1
2011 Live at Amoeba San Francisco Live Ellie Goulding 1
2012 iTunes Festival: London 2012 Live Ellie Goulding 1
2013 iTunes Festival: London 2013 Live Ellie Goulding 1

Showing official release groups by this artist. Show all release groups instead, or show various artists release groups.