Luke Robert Hemmings famed Luke Hemmings is an Australian singer-songwriter and musician. He is famous for being the lead vocalist of the Australian pop-rock band “5 Seconds of Summer” also known as 5SOS. The band got to taste the fame at an early age. But they rose to international fame after touring with English-Irish boy band, One Direction on their “Take Me Home Tour”. The band “5 Seconds of Summer” consists of lead vocalist Luke Hemmings, lead guitarist Michael Clifford, bassist Calum Hood, and drummer Ashton Irwin. The band has released four studio albums and headlined multiple world tours. All singles from their four studio albums, as well as all four albums, have charted in a substantial number of countries, received multiple official sale certifications, and have been featured in a large amount of weekly and year-end charts, as well as making an appearance on Decade-end charts. The band 5 Seconds of Summer released their first album, “5 Seconds of Summer” on 27th June 2014, via Capitol Records which charted at #1 in Australia, New Zealand, Netherlands, Ireland, Denmark, U.S.A., Canada, and Belgium, and #2 at the UK singles chart. The band was able to sell 507,000 copies in the U.S. and was certified as “Gold” in the U.S. and “Platinum” in Australia. He is nicknamed Lucas, Lukey, Lucifer, Hemmo, Hemmatron. Since 2014, 5 Seconds of Summer have sold more than 10 million albums, sold over 2 million concert tickets worldwide, and the band’s song streams surpass 7 billion, making them one of the most successful Australian musical exports in history.
- Being an Australian Singer-Songwriter and Musician.
- For his contribution towards the 4-member pop-rock band “5 Seconds of Summer” as a lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist, which was formed in Sydney in December 2011.
What is the Real Name of Luke Hemmings?
Bron with the real name of Luke Robert Hemmings, his born date is 16th July 1996. His place of birth is Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. He holds Australian nationality and he came from Australian-White ethnic background. Thus, his race is White. He celebrated his 24th birthday as of 2020. His Zodiac sign is Cancer and he follows the Christianity religion. About his parents, he was born to his father, Andrew Hemmings, and his wife, Liz Hemmings. His father was previously employed as a maintenance worker and his mother is a former accountant turned high school mathematics teacher, now working in photography. He grew up with his two siblings, brother namely Ben and Jack Hemmings in the Freemans Reach suburb of the Hawkesbury district in New South Wales. His brothers previously worked as builders, with the latter now owning a street-wear clothing label. When he was 10 years old, Hemmings’ brothers taught him how to play guitar, later prompting him to take professional lessons and learning from Youtube tutorial videos to learn how to play the instrument. He began busking throughout his tween years.
For his education, he completed his high school education before attending Norwest Christian College in Australia where he met future band-mates, Calum Hood and Michael Clifford, later revealing that he initially disliked and was “enemies” with Clifford. In 2013, he chose to not finish Year 12, the final year of secondary schooling in Australia, due to his commitment to the band.
How was the Career of Luke Hemmings?
- At the age of fourteen, Luke started posting YouTube song cover videos, under the username “hemmo1996”.
- He posted his first video, a cover of Mike Posner’s “Please Don’t Go” on 3rd February 2011.
- He then invited Hood and Clifford to join his videos. The trio eventually added mutual friend Ashton Irwin to their videos, forming the current “5 Seconds of Summer” lineup.
- After then, the band began attracting interest from major music labels and publishers and signed a publishing deal with Sony/ATV Music Publishing.
- He has since released four studio albums with the band entitled “5 Seconds of Summer” (2014), “Sounds Good Feels Good” (2015), “Youngblood” (2018), and “Calm” (2020).
- Moreover, Luke Hemmings is also a model. The band members is currently signed to the celebrity division of Wilhelmina Models.
- He also attended New York Fashion Week in February 2019 debuting as a model and walking the runway for Philipp Plein’s Autumn/Winter 2019 Ready-To-Wear collection.
- He later starred in Numéro Homme’s video editorial in July 2019.
- What’s more, he was featured as the cover model on the Winter 2019 issue of Glass Man magazine as of December 2019.
Awards and Achievements
Altogether, the band “5 Seconds of Summer” have achieved 80 awards wins and 160 awards nominations. Out of this, some of the awards wins are:
- 4Music Video Honours Awards in 2014
- Alternative Press Music Awards in 2015
- American Music Awards in 2014
- Australian Music Prize in 2020
- Breakthrough Songwriter of the Year in 2015
- Outstanding International Achievement Award in 2019
- Song of the Year in 2014 (“She Looks So Perfect”)
- Best Australian Live Act in 2015 (Rock Out With Your Socks Out Tour)
- Song of the Year in 2018 (“Youngblood”)
- Song of the Year in 2020 (“Teeth”)
- ASCAP Awards in 2020
- BBC Radio 1 Teen Awards in 2016
- BMI Awards
- Song of the Year (Old Me) in 2020 and more
Who is Luke Hemmings engaged to?
Luke Hemmings is not married but he is currently an engaged man. After ending his relationship with Arzaylea in August 2017, he dated musician, Sierra Deaton. On 8th June 2021, he posted on his Instagram account announcing his engagement to his girlfriend of three years, Sierra Deaton. The couple is living happily together in Los Angeles. They are also planning to get married soon. His sexual orientation is straight and he is not gay.
Luke has dated a lot of celebrities in the past. He was rumored to be dating Sara Ellen, Miranda Panasiti, Laetitia back then. He dated Aleisha McDonald from the year 2011 until 2012. In the year 2015, he was rumored to be dating American model, Hailey Baldwin when they were reportedly seen on a date while holding hands in October 2015. As per Hailey, she is not dating him. He met brunette Arzaylea through his 5SOS drummer, Ashton Irwin’s then-girlfriend, Bryana Holly. He started dating Arzaylea in 2015 after being confirmed by Rolling Stone. They broke up in the summer of 2017.
What is the Net Worth of Luke Hemmings?
Luke Hemmings is an Australian singer and musician whose net worth is estimated to have $20 million as of 2021. He is a lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist of the band 5 Seconds of Summer. In 2012, the band was formed and he rose to fame and money. His sources of income include mostly music royalties, ticket sales, and branded merchandise sales. Whereas his exact salary is still to get disclosed yet. As of today, he is living a lavish lifestyle.
How tall is Luke Hemmings?
Luke Hemmings is a very handsome singer with a slim body build. He stands tall at the height of 6 ft 4 in or 193 cm. His weight is 81 Kg or 179 Pounds currently. His hair color is blonde and his eye color is blue. He has pierced his lips. His shoe size is 9 US. He has got very attractive body measurements. He maintains his body a lot by doing frequent exercise. He has also inked a lot of tattoos on his body.