Troye Sivan

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Troye Sivan

Troye Sivan Mellet (/trɔɪ s[invalid input: 'ɨ']ˈvɑːn/; born 5 June 1995), better known as Troye Sivan, is a South African-born Australian actor, YouTuber and singer-songwriter. As an actor, he played young James Howlett in the 2009 X-Men film X-Men Origins: Wolverine. Most recently he starred as the title character in the Spud movie trilogy. Sivan also regularly makes YouTube videos. As of 14 December 2016, has over 4 million subscribers and over 248,00,0005 views. He is of Jewish descent.

On 7 August 2013, Sivan posted a video titled 'Coming Out'. This video announced that he was gay and this video changed lives of young LGBTQ+ people all over the world.

On 15 August 2014, Sivan released his first major label EP, TRXYE. It peaked at number five on the Billboard 200. The lead single from the EP, "Happy Little Pill", reached number 10 in the Australian charts.

His video, "The 'Boyfriend' Tag", with fellow vlogger Tyler Oakley earned the two a 2014 Teen Choice Award in the "Choice Web Collaboration" category. In October 2014, Time named Sivan as one of the "25 Most Influential Teens of 2014".[1]

Sivan publicly came out as gay in 2013.[2]

He released an EP titled Wild on 4 September 2015.[3]

On 4 December 2015, he released his debut album titled Blue Neighbourhood.[4]

On the 10th of January 2018 he released the Single 'My My My!' it was the lead single from his second studio album 'Bloom', released on the 31st of August 2018

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  1. "The 25 Most Influential Teens of 2014". Time. 13 October 2014. Archived from the original on 3 January 2015. Retrieved 3 January 2015.
  2. Troye Sivan comes out
  3. "iTunes (AU) - Music - Troye Sivan - WILD - EP". iTunes (AU). 4 September 2015. Retrieved 28 December 2015.
  4. "iTunes (U.S.) - Music - Troye Sivan - Blue Neighbourhood (Deluxe)". iTunes (U.S.). 4 December 2015. Retrieved 28 December 2015.