Ellie Goulding is a popular English singer. She was spotted by her currently manager Jamie Lillywhite. As a teenager, she won the Brit Awards after releasing her debut studio album ‘Lights’. Ellie has received Brit Award for best British Female Solo Artist. She is also a Grammy Award nominee. Here are the complete details about career, biography, and net worth of Ellie Goulding in 2020.
Early Life & Biography
Ellie Goulding was born on 30th December 1986 in Hereford, England. Her father was an undertaker, and her mother worked at a supermarket. When Ellie was five years old, her parents separated. She was always fascinated by music and learned to play clarinet and guitar in her school days. She attended Lady Hawkins High School and Hereford Sixth Form College. Ellie Also went to the University of Kent where she was spotted by her current manager.
In August 2018, Ellie Goulding got engaged to Caspar Jopling. The singer was previously in a relationship with Calvin Harris. She is very beautiful and has dated many other men in the past like Bobby Rich, Jeremy Irvine, Greg James, Skrillex, Luke Friend, Dougie Poynter, and Ed Sheeran. There were reporters that the English singer had encounters with Prince Harry and Niall Horan. She was also rumored to have hooked up with Burns and Sam Karl. She follows a vegan diet and is a runner.
Career, Award & Nominations
In 2009, Ellie Goulding got signed to Polydor Records and released her first single entitled “Under the Sheets”. The following year, she released the single “Starry Eyed”. This was a major commercial success and peaked at No. 4 in the United Kingdom. That same year, she released her debut studio album called ‘Lights’. The album sold more than 1.6 million copies across the world. She went on to receive several awards and nominations like the Billboard Music Awards, Brit Awards, Glamour Awards, MOBO Awards, and MTV Europe Music Awards.
Goulding released her second album called ‘Halcyon’ in October 2012. This was a multi-platinum album and sold more than 1.1 million records worldwide. In 2015, she released her third album entitled ‘Delirium’. This was a platinum-certified album. She has won several other awards like BMI London Awards, NRJ Music Award, People’s Choice Award, Q Award, and has received nominations for the World Music Awards, Virgin Media Music Awards, Urban Music Awards, Teen Choice Awards, and Radio Disney Music Award. She has also received a nomination for the Grammy Award in 2016. She has also made the reissues of ‘Bright Lights’ and ‘Halcyon Days’ in 2010 and 2013 respectively.
Apart from that, she has also released the remix album ‘Halcyon Days: The Remixes’ in May 2014. The Briton has released many EPs like ‘Run into the Light’, ‘An Introduction to Ellie Goulding’, ‘Live At Amoeba San Francisco’, and ‘iTunes Session’. Goulding has released many hit singles including “Your Song”, “Lights”, “Anything Could Happen”, “Figure 8”, “Explosions”, “Burn”, “How Long Will, I Love You”, “Love Me Like You Do”, “On My Mind”, “First Time”, and “Still Falling for You”. She has performed as a featured artist for many other artists like Calvin Harris, DJ Fresh, Tinie Tempah, and Major Lazer. Her immense talent has also made her feature in television shows, and she has appeared in two documentaries in her career.
Net Worth & Earnings
How much net worth do you expect from a popular English singer among the youth? Well, she has a net worth of $22 million, and she is at her prime now. She has released only 3 albums which sold like hotcakes. Besides, she has been on concert tours with popular artists which have led to the accumulation of the majority of her wealth. Besides, being a youth face, she gets to endorse a lot of brands.
Ellie is current 31, and she has a lot of studio albums in front of her. Due to health issues, she could not release her fourth album after her last album came out in 2015. She is known for her philanthropic works and won awards for her social justice activism.