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10 Things You Didn’t Know About James Vincent McMorrow

The Irish singer and songwriter, James Vincent McMorrow was born in Dublin, Ireland. He is best known for his albums Early in the Morning and Post Tropical. In January 2012, he received an European Border Breakers Award in recognition of Early In The Morning‘s success beyond Ireland. In 2014, he released his second album, Post Tropical, which included the song “Glacier”. The song was used in the 2014 Spanish Christmas Lottery advertising campaign. In 2015, he composed a film score for the short flm, “Martha”, directed by Sam Benenati. There is no doubt that the Irish singer and songwriter is definitely a name to be reckon with in the music industry.

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Here are 10 things you probably didn’t know about the Irish singer and songwriter, James Vincent McMorrow:

1. James Vincent McMorrow was born in Dublin, Ireland.

2. He is best known for his albums Early in the Morning and Post Tropical.

3. He made his UK television debut on BBC Two’s Later… with Jools Holland on 27 May 2011.

4. He played with Lisa Hannigan on 8 December 2011 at Dublin’s Button Factory for the Choice Music Prize event.

5. In January 2012, he received an European Border Breakers Award in recognition of Early In The Morning‘s success beyond Ireland.

6. In 2014, he released his second album, Post Tropical, which included the song “Glacier”. The song was used in the 2014 Spanish Christmas Lottery advertising campaign.

7. In 2015, he composed a film score for the short film, “Martha”, directed by Sam Benenati.

8. In 2016, his cover of the Chris Isaak song “Wicked Game” was used in the first official full-length trailer for the sixth season of the HBO hit series Game of Thrones.

9. In April 2016, he was featured on the promotional single “I’m in Love” from Kygo’s debut album, Cloud Nine.

10. His genre of music has been classified as folk music.

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