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With a mesmerizing and heart melting voice, the British singer, as well as songwriter Calum Scott, has accumulated millions of hearts. Many of you wonder who this British singer is? He is best known for covering Robyn’s “Dancing on my Own” and winning the reality Television series Britain’s Got Talent on 2015 season. He has also given numerous hits on You’re the Reason song. Moreover, the sensational singer is often rumored being a gay. So, is it true?
Now let’s take a peek into his personal and professional profile to know some unknown facts about his!
Born on 12th October 1988, Calum Scott’s hometown is in Kingston Upon Hull, England. He is Native British belonging to English ethnicity. His zodiac sign is Libra. He is the son of Scott family, but his parent information is unknown. However, he was brought up along with his sister by his mother after their father left the family. Moreover, he got his education form Hessle High School.
|Real Name||Calum Scott|
|Birthday||12th October 1988|
|Birthplace||Kingston upon Hull, England, UK|
|Sibling||Sister:- Jade Scott|
|Net Worth||est. $2 million|
Salary, Net Worth, and Income
In 2011, Calum began pursuing his singing career. In 2013, he won the competition: Mail’s Star Search, which was organized by Hull Daily Mail. After that, he joined and became the lead singer of the Maroon 5 tribute band called the Marron 4.
In 2014, he formed an electronic duo The “Experiment with John McIntyre” and released debut single “Girl (You’re Beautiful)” in the same year. Further, they performed in Good Morning Britain and BBC Look North which garner fame on social media. Later, the duo started their separate singing career.
In April 2015, Calum audition for the ninth season of Britain’s Got Talent. After his first audition round, he got the ticket straight to the semi-finals. Later, he won the BGT ninth season and made history. Soon after his win, on 15th April 2016, Scott released his cover of “Dancing on My Own.”
In the same year, he released the official theme, “Transformer” of 2016 Summer Paralympics Games. In 2016, His “Dancing on My Own” became the most downloaded song of the summer in the UK.
Calum Scott’s net worth is estimated to be $2 million as of 2018. As a British singer and songwriter, he has undoubtedly accumulated a tremendous amount of income per year
Dating, Girlfriend, or Married?
In May 2015, he opened up his romantic relationship with a beautiful girl on Mirror. The pair began dating love life began in 2013. However, Calum and his girlfriend relationship led to split up because of bitterness and constant quarrels in their relationship.
Moreover, speculating through his Instagram post, he often shares pictures together with Leona Lewis. on 16th June 2018, he uploaded a photo of both with captioned
Miss my babe already. ❤ @leonalewis you bring out the best and worst of me! 😂💑
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So are they dating each other? Is she Calum’s girlfriend? Well, No! She is just a friend of his.
Is Calum Scott Gay?
All his life, Calum had difficulties regarding his sexual orientation. When he was 15, he opened up about being a gay to his family members but kept hidden to the broader audiences. However, later his appearance in BGT, his sexuality didn’t remain hidden for long.
The rising British singer has time and again shared his struggle come to the term that he was a gay and had his entire childhood troubled by that fact. However, Calum Scott did admit that everyone had been overly supportive regarding his sexuality once he opened up. Moreover, he is a good acquaintance to gay singer Sam Smith, whom he credited for helping and supporting with his sexuality.
In March 2018, Calum announced that he once again had failed relationship, this time with a guy. In spite of admitting that his boyfriend was lovely, his job and time lead him unable to commit to his partner for eternity which led the duo to separation.
However, the mesmerizing singer opened up doors for future boyfriends saying:
‘I’m back on the market… I’m definitely looking for love.’
Parents, Siblings, and Family
Calum was born in the house of Scott, but his father left his mother and mother alone to move to Canada. As a single mother, it was hard to raise him and his sister along with her job. Raised in the difficult period of their life, Calum and his sister found comfort in music and began singing.
In his family, he has a sibling; sister Jade who is as a known singer. Before coming to BGT, he used to work as a recruitment officer with the city council to support his family.
Height, and Weight
As a British Singer and songwriter, Calum Scott height is measured at 5 feet 8 inch and weighs estimated at 65 kg. his skin is white toned, has dark hair and brownies eyes.