Since the release of her debut album LIGHTS in 2010, multi-platinum, singer/songwriter Ellie Goulding’s incredible career to date has seen her receive two Grammy Award nominations, a Golden Globe nomination, two BRIT Awards, sales of 15 million albums and over 120 million singles, and 18 billion streams worldwide. Notably, all three of her albums have been certified platinum in addition to her 19 RIAA certified singles which include 2015’s “Love Me Like You Do,” a #1 in 70 countries, and collaborations with Diplo, Calvin Harris, Kygo and more. Goulding has had 7 Top 10 Top 40 radio hits, garnered 14 million Instagram followers, performed for audiences over one million, and has graced the main stage at every major US festival including Coachella and Lollapalooza. Ellie was recently presented with YouTube’s Diamond Award, celebrating 10 million subscribers on her YouTube channel, joining only a handful of British artists to celebrate this achievement including Coldplay, Adele, Little Mix, Ed Sheeran, One Direction, Calvin Harris & Dua Lipa. Additionally, she has amassed over 5 billion views globally, with “Love Me Like You Do,” among the top 40 most viewed videos on YouTube, and two videos in YouTube’s Billion Views Club. Ellie has performed by invitation for President Obama, the Royal Family and the Nobel Peace Prize Laureates. She also works with the UN as a Global Environmental Ambassador and is involved in a number of other philanthropic ventures including being a patron of The Marylebone Project and fundraising for Streets Of London.
Ellie has entered an exciting and prolific new chapter. Over the last several months she has released a string of notable tracks, including “Hate Me” with platinum selling artist Juice WRLD, via Interscope Records. The track follows her smash, “Close to Me,” a collaboration with Diplo and Swae Lee which has dominated Top 40 and AC radio, with over 300 million streams globally. Additional new tracks include the earworm, “Sixteen,” where she reminisces about her youth with her distinctive vocals over a catchy, propulsive beat, and the striking ballad, “Flux,” featuring simple accompaniment of piano and strings. Goulding has an original track on the first-ever “Game of Thrones” soundtrack, For The Throne – Music Inspired by the HBO Series, and also recorded “In This Together” for Netflix’s “Our Planet,” the new nature documentary series with David Attenborough. As she readies her next studio album, Ellie Goulding continues to reveal the growth of a unique and special artist.