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Conan Gray

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Conan Gray
Gray in 2019
Gray in 2019
Background information
Birth nameConan Lee Gray
Born (1998-12-05) December 5, 1998 (age 25)
Lemon Grove, California, U.S.
OriginGeorgetown, Texas, U.S.
  • Singer
  • songwriter
  • Piano
  • guitar
  • vocals
Years active2013–present
YouTube information
Subscribers5.14 million[1]
Total views1.28 billion[1]

Last updated: June 22, 2023

Conan Lee Gray (born December 5, 1998) is an American singer and songwriter. He was born in Lemon Grove, California and raised in Georgetown, Texas. He started as a YouTuber when he was a teenager. He signed to Republic Records in 2018.

Early life[change | change source]

Conan Lee Gray[3][4] was born on December 5, 1998, in Lemon Grove, California.[5] When he was a baby, he moved to Hiroshima, Japan because his grandfather had cancer. After his grandfather died, he moved back to California.

Gray moved to Georgetown, Texas when he was a preteen. A lot of his music is inspired by it.[6]

Career[change | change source]

Conan Gray started making YouTube videos when he was 15.[7]

He released his first song in 2017, called "Idle Town".[8][9] In 2018, he released an extended play called Sunset Season.[10]

In 2020, Conan Gray released his first album, Kid Krow. It was the most popular debut of the year.[11]

His second album, Superache, came out in 2022.[12]

His third album, Found Heaven, came out in 2024.[13]

Discography[change | change source]

Studio albums[change | change source]

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Extended plays:

Tours[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "About Conan Gray". YouTube.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Total Subscribers & Video Views Gained For ConanXCanon (Annually)". Retrieved April 8, 2020 – via YouTube. (subscription required){{cite web}}: CS1 maint: postscript (link)
  3. Gray, Conan Lee. "ASCAP Ace Search". American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP). Retrieved November 7, 2019.
  4. Conan Gray [@conangray] (October 26, 2018). "my middle name is "lee" so all i gotta do is name my child "fam"" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  5. Stone, Russell Dean (August 2, 2019). "Conan Gray". Notion. Retrieved October 12, 2023.
  6. "Meet Conan Gray, the YouTube Pop Star Who Emerged From His Bedroom". W Magazine. March 18, 2020. Retrieved October 12, 2023.
  7. "Conan Gray" – via YouTube.
  8. "One To Watch: Conan Gray Makes His Major Label Debut With "Generation Why"". idolator. October 8, 2018. Retrieved October 12, 2023.
  9. Wetmore, Brendan (April 9, 2019). "Conan Gray Hits a Small Town Crescendo". PAPER. Retrieved October 12, 2023.
  10. Herb, Jesse (December 4, 2018). "EP Review: Embracing Youth & Gen Z with Conan Gray's 'Sunset Season'". Atwood Magazine. Retrieved October 12, 2023.
  11. "Conan Gray emerges as biggest new artist of 2020 with debut album, Kid Krow". Universal Music Group. March 30, 2020. Archived from the original on October 9, 2020. Retrieved October 12, 2023.
  12. Mier, Tomás (2022-04-11). "Conan Gray's Second Album 'Superache' Is About That Pain That Lingers for Years". Rolling Stone. Retrieved 2023-10-12.
  13. Mier, Tomás (2024-01-31). "Conan Gray Announces Third Album 'Found Heaven,' Co-Produced by Max Martin". Rolling Stone. Retrieved 2024-03-04.

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