Labrinth biography

Labrinth

Dubstep, Composer

1989 –

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Who is Labrinth?

Timothy McKenzie, better known by his stage name Labrinth, is an English singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and record producer. Initially, he was tipped to work as a producer, but Simon Cowell signed him to his record label Syco Music as a solo act. In the process, Labrinth became Cowell's first non-talent show signing in six years.

Labrinth made his debut appearance on the UK Singles Chart in March 2010, when his collaboration with rapper Tinie Tempah, "Pass Out", reached number one. Labrinth's first solo single, "Let the Sun Shine" was released in September 2010, reaching number three in the same chart. His debut album Electronic Earth, was released on 31 March 2012, having been preceded by the singles "Earthquake" featuring Tinie Tempah and "Last Time", which peaked at number two and number four respectively. He achieved his first number-one single in November 2012 with "Beneath Your Beautiful", featuring Emeli Sandé.

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Born
Jan 4, 1989
London Borough of Hackney
Also known as
  • Timothy McKenzie
Nationality
  • England
Profession
Education
  • Stoke Newington School & Sixth Form

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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