Biography of Darren Hayes

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Biography of Darren Hayes

DBiography ofarren Hayes

Darren Hayes was born in the Australian city of Brisbane in 1972. Darren was the youngest of three children in the family. Musical talent he has manifested itself at an early age and was the first student of the boy was grateful his mother. Darren from his childhood was a devoted fan of Star Wars – in later years he even participated in the casting for the role in Episode Three: Revenge of the Sith, but did not pass it. While in school, Hayes sang in musicals Bye Bye Birdie and the Man Of Steel, and has performed at school concerts, including on his prom in 1989. Hayes decided to continue his studies at the University of Queensland. But the love of music took its toll and the future singer left the educational institution has not received a diploma. At the same university Darren met vizazhistkoy Colby Taylor. They married, but divorced in 1999. In 1993, Darren said the announcement by Daniel Jones about finding a soloist in the band Red Edge. While listening to the voice of Hays now and then broke with emotion, he was adopted. However, things have not gone Red Edge, and after the collapse of Hayes and Jones decided to work together as a duo.

The musicians decided to call their duo Crush, but in Britain there is already a group with that name. Then the duo of himself as Savage Garden, borrowing the words from the novel by Anne Rice "The Vampire Lestat." Deciding this issue, the artists began to record their first album in 1995. A year later, they jumped on top of the charts around the world with clockwork single I Want You. This was followed by a romantic song To The Moon And Back, followed by Amazing ballad Truly Madly Deeply. Savage Garden album sold many millions of copies, and Hays moved to New York to promote the group in the United States. In New York, he wrote a second album under the name of Savage Garden Affirmation in 1999, at the time Darren grieved parting with his wife and decided to pass on their emotions in music. Two singles from this CD – I Knew I Loved You and Animal Song – found a warm response in the hearts of listeners, and the group was honored to speak at the closing ceremony of the Olympic Games in Sydney in 2000. At that time, Darren has become the official face of Savage Garden, who also reported the band split in 2001.

In 2002, Hayes introduced the world to his solo debut Spin. Musically, it resembled a work of Savage Garden, but instead of the soft-rock sound tone Darren turned to RB, though the first single from the album was a ballad Insatiable. The album is definitely a success, but that the label was unhappy with Darren – they expect the same high sales, as from the broken duo. Work on the second album took two years in Hays. The album The Tension And The Spark is a big step forward for Darren for singer-songwriter, but a bold deviation in the electronics, demonstrated at the first single from work – the dance track, Popular, completely ruined the relationship with the artist's record company. In 2004, Darren moved to live in England, and after the greatest hits compilation Truly Madly Completely (The Best Of) (2005), actor left the studio Columbia and founded his own label Powdered Sugar. For several years he did not extend to his personal life, but in 2006 publicly stated that a homosexual and is going to marry longtime boyfriend Richard Cullen. In 2007, Hayes finished his third album, This Delicate Thing We've Made, which included dancing as fast and slow romantic songs, decorated with a delicate and sensual vocals of the singer. In 2009, the album saw the light We Are Smug eponymous electronic duo, consisting of Darren Hayes and Robert Conley. The album received excellent reviews of music experts, who noted the original sound and interesting lyrics. Sure, We Are Smug will like, and fans of Hayes and those who are only going to get acquainted with his music.