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Hozier

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Hozier, the performing name of Irish solo artist Andrew Hozier-Byrne, is an award-winning musician with a unique blend of indie rock, soul, and blues. His breakthrough in the music industry came in 2013, with the release of his debut single "Take Me to Church," a track that touched a raw nerve worldwide due in part to its resonance with universal human emotions, such as love and devotion. The popularity of the song catapulted him from relative obscurity to the global stage, earning more than 2.1 billion streams on Spotify.

In the attic of his parent's home in Wicklow, Ireland, where both his blues musician father and artist mother have undoubtedly added layers to his profound musical sensibilities, the initial spark of his meteoric rise came to life. A blend of innovative artistry and deep introspection, Hozier's music is therefore the product of not only his musical lineage, but also his intimate relationship with his homeland. His narrative explores the textures of Ireland, the weather, the landscape, and the quintessentially Irish reality where a stream isn't merely a data point, but a physical feature adorning one's back garden.

Hozier's popularity has surged in the past years, reaching a staggering 10.0 billion streams on Spotify to date. Infused with poignant lyrics and soul-stirring melodies, Hozier's music possess a timeless quality that transcends boundaries, easily appealing to a diverse global audience. Furthermore, his music has gained significant recognition within the industry. Sale of his records has reached multi-platinum status, climbed charts to the number one spot on both sides of the Atlantic, and his substantial talent has resulted in a Grammy nomination.

Hozier's impact extends beyond his original works, as his creations have found their place in movie and video game soundtracks, adding another layer of depth and richness to the respective narrative worlds. His passion for music and performance has seen him on stages worldwide, selling out live shows and leaving memorable imprints on the hearts of his fans.

Now, as Hozier gears up to release his third album, "Unreal Unearth," it's clear his creative fervor and dedication to his craft remain unwavering. His work continues to reflect his curiosity and contemplative views on the world, blending the good and the bad into a cohesive musical exploration. As he continues to evolve and mature as an artist, Hozier continues to build on his rich musical heritage, contributing to a discography that is unflinchingly sincere, moving, and thoroughly human in its outlook. This is Hozier, beloved musician, a truly captivating artist and an authentic voice in a world sometimes lacking in originality.

Total plays

14.2 billion
Updated on 2024-07-25

Monthly listeners

53,827,293

Followers

7,449,409

Top Cities

  1. United Kingdom
    1,062,937 listeners
  2. Australia
    808,390 listeners
  3. Australia
    633,484 listeners
  4. United States
    570,375 listeners
  5. Ireland
    Dublin
    562,706 listeners

Most popular tracks

Track Plays Duration Release date
Take Me to Church
Take Me to Church
2,603,353,208 4:02 2013-09-13
Take Me To Church
Take Me To Church
2,603,353,208 4:02 2014-01-01
Too Sweet
Too Sweet
729,588,040 4:11 2024-03-22
Work Song
Work Song
570,953,164 3:50 2014-01-01
Someone New
Someone New
524,715,218 3:43 2014-09-19
Cherry Wine - Live in Greystones, County Wicklow - Spring 2014
Cherry Wine - Live in Greystones, County Wicklow - Spring 2014
501,676,887 4:00 2013-01-01
Like Real People Do
Like Real People Do
443,292,425 3:18 2013-09-13
Almost (Sweet Music)
Almost (Sweet Music)
439,997,444 3:37 2019-03-01
Northern Attitude (with Hozier)
Northern Attitude (with Hozier)
292,105,739 4:27 2023-11-10
Jackie and Wilson
Jackie and Wilson
283,796,345 3:43 2014-09-19
Jackie And Wilson
Jackie And Wilson
283,796,345 3:43 2014-09-19
From Eden
From Eden
255,448,651 4:43 2014-09-19
Would That I
Would That I
237,571,800 4:28 2019-03-01
The Bones - with Hozier
The Bones - with Hozier
227,413,624 3:17 2019-10-04
Angel of Small Death and the Codeine Scene
Angel of Small Death and the Codeine Scene
226,292,833 3:39 2013-09-13
Angel Of Small Death & The Codeine Scene
Angel Of Small Death & The Codeine Scene
226,292,833 3:39 2014-09-19
Tell It To My Heart (feat. Hozier)
Tell It To My Heart (feat. Hozier)
221,600,446 2:46 2021-10-29
Movement
Movement
214,087,059 3:58 2019-03-01
Shrike
Shrike
209,747,689 5:01 2018-09-06
Eat Your Young
Eat Your Young
194,963,338 4:02 2023-03-17
Arsonist's Lullabye
Arsonist's Lullabye
161,741,848 4:27 2014-01-01
Sedated
Sedated
105,654,000 3:28 2014-09-19
To Be Alone
To Be Alone
103,714,812 5:24 2014-09-19
Wasteland, Baby!
Wasteland, Baby!
101,550,609 4:26 2019-03-01
It Will Come Back
It Will Come Back
94,334,937 4:38 2014-09-19
In a Week (feat. Karen Cowley)
In a Week (feat. Karen Cowley)
92,393,206 5:18 2014-09-19
In A Week
In A Week
92,393,206 5:18 2014-09-19
From Eden
From Eden
86,680,315 3:42 2014-01-01
Unknown / Nth
Unknown / Nth
86,242,614 4:40 2023-06-23
Talk
Talk
84,902,157 3:27 2019-03-01
Foreigner's God
Foreigner's God
82,510,660 3:45 2014-09-19
Nina Cried Power (feat. Mavis Staples)
Nina Cried Power (feat. Mavis Staples)
81,140,947 3:45 2018-09-06
Take Me to Church - Live From Spotify London
Take Me to Church - Live From Spotify London
73,736,120 4:06 2014-09-01
Take Me To Church - Live From Spotify, London
Take Me To Church - Live From Spotify, London
73,736,120 4:07 2014-07-28
Francesca
Francesca
73,708,070 4:30 2023-05-19
NFWMB
NFWMB
71,159,632 4:19 2018-09-06
Sunlight
Sunlight
68,576,280 4:17 2019-03-01
Dinner & Diatribes
Dinner & Diatribes
60,914,427 3:44 2019-03-01
Nobody
Nobody
60,708,128 3:31 2019-03-01
Say My Name - Recorded At Spotify Studios NYC
Say My Name - Recorded At Spotify Studios NYC
55,461,249 4:27 2019-01-09
De Selby (Part 2)
De Selby (Part 2)
54,849,246 3:48 2023-07-21
Swan Upon Leda
Swan Upon Leda
52,602,768 3:42 2022-10-07
No Plan
No Plan
51,520,600 5:31 2019-03-01
All Things End
All Things End
49,474,757 3:34 2023-03-17
In the Woods Somewhere
In the Woods Somewhere
47,848,151 5:31 2014-09-19
In The Woods Somewhere
In The Woods Somewhere
47,848,151 5:31 2014-09-19
Moment's Silence (Common Tongue)
Moment's Silence (Common Tongue)
44,820,554 4:15 2018-09-06
As It Was
As It Was
44,450,993 3:28 2019-03-01
To Noise Making (Sing)
To Noise Making (Sing)
44,010,621 3:27 2019-03-01
Better Love - From The Legend of Tarzan - Single version
Better Love - From The Legend of Tarzan - Single version
37,651,591 3:14 2016-06-17
First Time
First Time
36,931,141 3:53 2023-08-18
Run
Run
36,817,490 4:15 2014-09-19
Blood Upon the Snow
Blood Upon the Snow
36,515,741 4:32 2022-11-09
Damage Gets Done
Damage Gets Done
35,192,398 4:29 2023-08-18
Be
Be
33,853,762 4:49 2019-03-01
I, Carrion (Icarian)
I, Carrion (Icarian)
29,891,700 3:17 2023-08-18
Abstract (Psychopomp)
Abstract (Psychopomp)
24,870,549 4:04 2023-08-18
De Selby (Part 1)
De Selby (Part 1)
24,846,677 3:40 2023-08-18
Empire Now
Empire Now
24,695,793 2:58 2024-03-22
Who We Are
Who We Are
23,980,300 4:06 2023-08-18
Wildflower and Barley
Wildflower and Barley
23,778,583 3:42 2024-03-22
Through Me (The Flood)
Through Me (The Flood)
23,146,012 3:48 2023-03-17
First Light
First Light
19,251,396 4:52 2023-08-18
Angel of Small Death and the Codeine Scene - Live From Spotify London
Angel of Small Death and the Codeine Scene - Live From Spotify London
17,735,483 3:31 2014-09-01
Angel Of Small Death & The Codeine Scene - Live From Spotify, London
Angel Of Small Death & The Codeine Scene - Live From Spotify, London
17,735,483 3:31 2014-07-28
Tell It To My Heart (feat. Hozier) - Tiësto Remix
Tell It To My Heart (feat. Hozier) - Tiësto Remix
17,003,880 2:55 2022-01-21
Anything But
Anything But
16,623,655 3:45 2023-08-18
To Someone From A Warm Climate (Uiscefhuaraithe)
To Someone From A Warm Climate (Uiscefhuaraithe)
16,462,250 4:01 2023-08-18
Do I Wanna Know? - Live At the BBC
Do I Wanna Know? - Live At the BBC
15,803,053 4:18 2014-09-19
Fare Well
Fare Well
15,536,753 3:08 2024-03-22
Son of Nyx
Son of Nyx
15,328,552 3:19 2023-08-18
Butchered Tongue
Butchered Tongue
15,137,837 2:30 2023-08-18
The Parting Glass - Live from the Late Late Show
The Parting Glass - Live from the Late Late Show
14,403,464 2:15 2020-04-17
In a Week - Live From Spotify London
In a Week - Live From Spotify London
12,453,163 5:42 2014-09-01
In A Week - Live From Spotify, London
In A Week - Live From Spotify, London
12,453,163 5:42 2014-07-28
To Be Alone - Live
To Be Alone - Live
12,330,067 5:11 2014-01-01
Someone New - Live From Spotify, London
Someone New - Live From Spotify, London
12,273,416 3:51 2014-07-28
Tell It To My Heart (feat. Hozier) - KREAM Remix
Tell It To My Heart (feat. Hozier) - KREAM Remix
10,672,338 3:53 2021-12-03
Cherry Wine - Live
Cherry Wine - Live
10,647,169 4:18 2014-07-28
Jackboot Jump - Live
Jackboot Jump - Live
10,235,097 3:22 2019-11-21
Whole Lotta Love - The Dermot O'Leary Saturday Sessions Show
Whole Lotta Love - The Dermot O'Leary Saturday Sessions Show
10,230,963 3:03 2014-09-19
Be - Acoustic
Be - Acoustic
10,146,758 3:55 2019-03-01
My Love Will Never Die
My Love Will Never Die
9,458,321 3:55 2014-09-19
Tell It To My Heart (feat. Hozier) - KVSH Remix
Tell It To My Heart (feat. Hozier) - KVSH Remix
9,384,340 3:04 2022-01-14
Jackie and Wilson - Live in America - Spring/Summer 2015
Jackie and Wilson - Live in America - Spring/Summer 2015
9,040,045 3:59 2015-07-31
Jackie And Wilson - Live
Jackie And Wilson - Live
9,040,045 3:59 2014-09-19
To Be Alone - Live
To Be Alone - Live
8,578,092 5:20 2014-07-28
Movement - Recorded At Spotify Studios NYC
Movement - Recorded At Spotify Studios NYC
7,122,482 4:12 2019-01-09
Work Song - Live
Work Song - Live
6,914,689 4:09 2014-09-19
Problem / Regulate - BBC Live Lounge
Problem / Regulate - BBC Live Lounge
6,451,294 3:34 2014-09-19
From Eden - Live
From Eden - Live
6,313,615 4:29 2014-09-19
Take Me to Church - Live in America - Spring/Summer 2015
Take Me to Church - Live in America - Spring/Summer 2015
5,761,469 4:20 2015-07-31
Take Me To Church - Live
Take Me To Church - Live
5,761,469 4:20 2014-09-19
Someone New - Live
Someone New - Live
5,607,899 4:20 2014-09-19
Like Real People Do - Live in America - Spring/Summer 2015
Like Real People Do - Live in America - Spring/Summer 2015
5,521,972 3:57 2015-07-31
Shrike - Live At Windmill Lane Studios
Shrike - Live At Windmill Lane Studios
5,508,807 5:12 2018-11-01
Lay Me Down - BBC Live Lounge
Lay Me Down - BBC Live Lounge
4,869,661 3:36 2014-09-19
Eat Your Young - Bekon's Choral Version
Eat Your Young - Bekon's Choral Version
4,780,048 3:39 2023-05-05
Why Would You Be Loved
Why Would You Be Loved
3,193,458 4:08 2019-03-01
Tell It To My Heart (feat. Hozier) - Fideles Remix
Tell It To My Heart (feat. Hozier) - Fideles Remix
2,573,348 3:52 2021-11-26
From Eden - Live At Sofar Sounds
From Eden - Live At Sofar Sounds
2,416,693 4:00 2015-09-04
Movement - Maya Jane Coles Remix
Movement - Maya Jane Coles Remix
2,398,613 4:38 2019-01-28
Tell It To My Heart (feat. Hozier) - Matador Remix
Tell It To My Heart (feat. Hozier) - Matador Remix
2,027,082 3:01 2022-01-07
Tell It To My Heart (feat. Hozier) - Chemical Surf Remix
Tell It To My Heart (feat. Hozier) - Chemical Surf Remix
1,527,571 2:34 2022-02-11
Tell It To My Heart (feat. Hozier) - Ivan Gough & JYYE Remix
Tell It To My Heart (feat. Hozier) - Ivan Gough & JYYE Remix
1,525,919 2:22 2021-12-31
Tell It To My Heart (feat. Hozier) - James Hype Remix
Tell It To My Heart (feat. Hozier) - James Hype Remix
1,232,955 3:13 2022-02-18
Peace
Peace
783,114 1:41 2022-09-23
Tell It To My Heart - KVSH Extended Remix
Tell It To My Heart - KVSH Extended Remix
43,082 4:00 2023-09-18
Take Me To Church
Take Me To Church
41,512 4:04 2015-04-22
Tell It To My Heart - Extended
Tell It To My Heart - Extended
9,275 5:33 2023-07-06

New releases

Unheard
Unheard
2024-03-22
[Columbia]
Unreal Unearth: Unheard
Unreal Unearth: Unheard
2024-03-22
[Columbia]
Unreal Unearth: Unheard
Unreal Unearth: Unheard
2024-03-22
[Rubyworks / Universal-Island Records Ltd]
Unheard
Unheard
2024-03-22
[Rubyworks / Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Be (Acoustic)
Be (Acoustic)
2024-03-01
[Columbia]
Be (Acoustic)
Be (Acoustic)
2024-03-01
[UMC (Universal Music Catalogue)]
Northern Attitude (with Hozier)
Northern Attitude (with Hozier)
2023-11-10
[Mercury Records/Republic Records]
Northern Attitude (with Hozier)
Northern Attitude (with Hozier)
2023-11-10
[Mercury Records/Republic Records]
Unreal Unearth
Unreal Unearth
2023-08-18
[Rubyworks / Universal-Island Records Ltd]
Unreal Unearth
Unreal Unearth
2023-08-18
[Columbia]
De Selby (Part 2)
De Selby (Part 2)
2023-07-21
[Columbia]
De Selby (Part 2)
De Selby (Part 2)
2023-07-21
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Unknown / Nth
Unknown / Nth
2023-06-23
[Columbia]
Unknown / Nth
Unknown / Nth
2023-06-23
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Francesca
Francesca
2023-05-19
[Columbia]
Francesca
Francesca
2023-05-19
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Eat Your Young (Bekon’s Choral Version)
Eat Your Young (Bekon’s Choral Version)
2023-05-05
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Eat Your Young (Bekon's Choral Version)
Eat Your Young (Bekon's Choral Version)
2023-05-05
[Columbia]
Eat Your Young
Eat Your Young
2023-03-17
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Eat Your Young
Eat Your Young
2023-03-17
[Columbia]
Swan Upon Leda
Swan Upon Leda
2022-10-07
[Columbia]
Swan Upon Leda
Swan Upon Leda
2022-10-07
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Tell It To My Heart (The Remixes Pt. 2)
Tell It To My Heart (The Remixes Pt. 2)
2022-02-18
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Tell It To My Heart (Chemical Surf Remix)
Tell It To My Heart (Chemical Surf Remix)
2022-02-11
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Tell It To My Heart (Tiësto Remix)
Tell It To My Heart (Tiësto Remix)
2022-01-21
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Tell It To My Heart (KVSH Remix)
Tell It To My Heart (KVSH Remix)
2022-01-14
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Tell It To My Heart (Matador Remix)
Tell It To My Heart (Matador Remix)
2022-01-07
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Tell It To My Heart (Ivan Gough & JYYE Remix)
Tell It To My Heart (Ivan Gough & JYYE Remix)
2021-12-31
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Tell It To My Heart (KREAM Remix)
Tell It To My Heart (KREAM Remix)
2021-12-03
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Tell It To My Heart (Fideles Remix)
Tell It To My Heart (Fideles Remix)
2021-11-26
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Tell It To My Heart
Tell It To My Heart
2021-10-29
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
The Parting Glass (Live from the Late Late Show)
The Parting Glass (Live from the Late Late Show)
2020-04-17
[Rubyworks]
Jackboot Jump (Live)
Jackboot Jump (Live)
2019-11-21
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Jackboot Jump (Live)
Jackboot Jump (Live)
2019-11-21
[Columbia]
The Bones (with Hozier)
The Bones (with Hozier)
2019-10-04
[Columbia Nashville]
Movement (Maya Jane Coles Remix)
Movement (Maya Jane Coles Remix)
2019-03-22
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Wasteland, Baby! (Special Edition)
Wasteland, Baby! (Special Edition)
2019-03-01
[Columbia/Legacy]
Wasteland, Baby! (Special Edition)
Wasteland, Baby! (Special Edition)
2019-03-01
[UMC (Universal Music Catalogue)]
Wasteland, Baby!
Wasteland, Baby!
2019-03-01
[Columbia]
Wasteland, Baby!
Wasteland, Baby!
2019-03-01
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Movement (Maya Jane Coles Remix)
Movement (Maya Jane Coles Remix)
2019-01-28
[Columbia]
Spotify Singles
Spotify Singles
2019-01-09
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Spotify Singles
Spotify Singles
2019-01-09
[Columbia]
Shrike (Live at Windmill Lane Studios)
Shrike (Live at Windmill Lane Studios)
2018-11-01
[Columbia]
Shrike (Live At Windmill Lane Studios)
Shrike (Live At Windmill Lane Studios)
2018-11-01
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Nina Cried Power - EP
Nina Cried Power - EP
2018-09-06
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Nina Cried Power - EP
Nina Cried Power - EP
2018-09-06
[Columbia]
Better Love
Better Love
2016-06-17
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Better Love
Better Love
2016-06-17
[Columbia]
From Eden (Live At Sofar Sounds)
From Eden (Live At Sofar Sounds)
2015-09-04
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Live in America
Live in America
2015-07-31
[Columbia]
Hozier
Hozier
2014-10-07
[Columbia]
Hozier (Expanded Edition)
Hozier (Expanded Edition)
2014-09-19
[Columbia]
Hozier
Hozier
2014-09-19
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Hozier (Special Edition)
Hozier (Special Edition)
2014-09-19
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Spotify Sessions London
Spotify Sessions London
2014-09-01
[Columbia]
Like Real People Do
Like Real People Do
2014-08-05
[Columbia]
Angel of Small Death and the Codeine Scene
Angel of Small Death and the Codeine Scene
2014-08-05
[Columbia]
Spotify Sessions (Live From Spotify, London)
Spotify Sessions (Live From Spotify, London)
2014-07-28
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Spotify Sessions: Live at SXSW 2014
Spotify Sessions: Live at SXSW 2014
2014-07-28
[Columbia]
Spotify Sessions (Live From Spotify SXSW)
Spotify Sessions (Live From Spotify SXSW)
2014-07-28
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
From Eden EP
From Eden EP
2014-03-09
[Columbia]
From Eden EP
From Eden EP
2014-01-01
[Universal-Island Records Ltd.]
Take Me to Church EP
Take Me to Church EP
2013-09-13
[Rubyworks]
Cherry Wine (Live in Greystones, County Wicklow - Spring 2014)
Cherry Wine (Live in Greystones, County Wicklow - Spring 2014)
2013-01-01
[Columbia]