James Newman

Birth Day October 19th, 1985
Birth Place Settle, North Yorkshire, England
Age 38 Years Old
Zodiac Sign Libra

About James Newman

An English singer-songwriter, James Newman is famous for his songs, "If You're Not Going to Love Me", "Better Man", "Embers", "Alone", "The Things We Do", "Daylight to Midnight", "Therapy", "Lights Go Down" and many others. He is also recognized for being chosen to represent the United Kingdom in the Eurovision Song Contest 2020 with the song, "My Last Breath".

As everyone knows, James won the Brit Award for British Single of the Year as a co-writer of "Waiting All Night" at the 2014 Brit Awards. He released his debut EP called "The Things We Do" on 17th July 2020 whereas it was announced on the 19th February 2021 that James will represent the United Kingdom in the Eurovision Song Contest 2021. Newman stated in an interview on Newsbeat: "I feel like everyone wants a party and to have some fun so when I was writing, that's what I had in my head. I wanted something people can dance to, even if it's just in their kitchen".

James Newman, a famous singer and songwriter

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Early Life and Family

The talented singer, musician, as well as songwriter, James Newman was born to his parents on 19th October 1985 in Settle, North Yorkshire, England which is his birthplace and hometown too. According to the sources, his current age is 35 as he cut his birthday cake last October 2020. He belongs to the Christian religion and he holds a British-white ethnic background. Thus, his race is white and his nationality is British. Newman's guardian gave him birth under Libra's horoscope with the birth name, James Richard Newman.

We knew that Newman's father left the family, leaving the mother Jackie Newman, to take care of James and his younger brother or sibling John Newman all by herself, working as a receptionist. James was six years old when his father left him.

James Newman with his brother, John Newman

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James Newman Wife

James Newman is a married guy. He tied a knot with his beautiful wife Cloe Tighe. The pair was in relationship since a long time. Concerning Newman's sexual orientation, he is straight.

James Newman with his wife, Cloe Tighe

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James Newman Net Worth

After a lot of research, we found that James Newman has a net worth of around $1 million to $5 million as of 2021. His exact salary amount is unknown, but we can surely assume his salary is thousands of dollars per year. The major income source of James is from his singing career.

Body measurement - Height and Weight

Handsome singer James Newman stands at an ideal height with a balanced body weight. He has dark brown hair and eyes color. Newman's body build is average.


  • 2016 - "If You're Not Going to Love Me"
  • 2020 - "My Last Breath", "Enough", "Better Man", "Alone"
  • 2021 - "Embers"
  • 2015 - "Coming Home", "Daylight to Midnight"
  • 2018 - "Therapy", "Lights Go Down"
  • 2019 - "High on Your Love"
  • 2020 - "Slow Lane"

James Newman, co-writer of 'Waiting All Night'

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  • 2013 - "Home"
  • 2014 - "Motion, Sirens", "You Got It All - The Album"
  • 2015 - "I Cry When I Laugh", "Get Weird", "We the Generation", "All I Need"
  • 2016 - "Hakuna Matoma /One in a Million", "Stay Together", "24 Hrs"
  • 2017 - "Rainbow", "Glasshouse", "Conscious"
  • 2018 - "Future", "Sex & Cigarettes", "Always in Between", "One in a Million", "Brighter Days", "You Know I Know"
  • 2019 - "Paper Crowns EP", "DNA", "Walls"

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