Luke Hemmings is the guy who has got many fans girls, guys alike squealing for him. He is the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist for the famous Australian band, 5 Seconds of Summer, also known as 5SOS.
Not to mention, the band got to taste the fame at an early age. But they rose to international fame after touring with English-Irish boy band, One Direction on their Take Me Home Tour. It’s incredible how far they have come knowing they have their tours and concerts.
Today in this article, we will be talking more about the young heartthrob and his life as a famous band member. From his personal to professional growth, everything will be discussed.
Luke Hemmings: Quick Facts
|Full Name:||Luke Robert Hemmings|
|Birth Date:||July 16, 1996|
|Birth Place:||Sydney, Australia|
|Education:||Norwest Christian College|
|Height:||6 feet 4 inches(193 cm)|
|Net Worth:||$3.5 million|
Age and Height: How Old Is Luke Hemmings?
The talented singer and lead vocalist of the band, 5SOS, Luke Hemmings, is a total fluff-doll, intimidating outside but sweet on the inside. This charming man was born on July 16, 1996, which makes him 23 years old.
Not to mention, Hemmings was born under the sign of Cancer, and people of this sign are known to be emotional and hard-working. Aside from his personality, Luke has got excellent physique as well.
Many might have noticed, but Luke is taller than his members; he is 6 feet 4 inches(193) tall. At such a staggering height, the Australian singer weighs 81 kg(179 lbs) and has an athletic figure.
Moreover, Hemmings has long and wavy blonde hair and striking blue eyes, just like the wild oceans in Australia. Also, Luke is the only one in his band who has yet to get a tattoo. He confessed to wanting to have one shortly.
Early Life and Education
Now, talking about his childhood, Luke was born as Luke Robert Hemmings to his parents in Sydney, Australia. His loved ones often call by other names such as Lucas, Lukey, Lucifer, and Hemmo. Yes, we know, that’s a lot of names for one person.
Nonetheless, Luke does not seem to mind, so who are we to complain. Similarly, the Aussie boy is the son of Andrew Hemmings and Liz Hemmings, who works as a math teacher. Thanks to their son’s popularity, momma Hemmings has become somewhat of a celebrity on the internet.
Aside from his parents, Luke has two older brothers, Ben, who was born in 1992, and Jack, who was born in 1993.
As for his education, Hemmings completed his high school education before attending Norwest Christian College in Australia.
Professional Career: 5SOS- Are 5SOS Breaking Up?
Luke was just a young boy studying in Australia before becoming famous as the lead vocalist for the band 5 Seconds of Summer, aka 5SOS. So, how did the four Aussie boys got recognition on an international platform?
Well, it all started when the three members: Luke, Michael Clifford, and Callum Hood, attended the Norwest Christian College. The trio instantly clicked because of their love and passion for music, and since then, they started posting covers of popular songs together on Hemmings’ YouTube channel.
Likewise, their first cover was of Mike Posner‘s Please Don’t Go, followed by Chris Brown‘s Next To You, which received over 600,000 hits. Then in December 2011, Ashton Irwin joined the band as a drummer, completing their four-person lineup.
Undoubtedly, their passion did not go unnoticed, and soon they were signed by major music labels Sony/ATV Music Publishing. The band’s first music release, an EP entitled Unplugged, reached number 3 on the iTunes chart in Australia despite the lack of online promotion.
However, their fame reached international when Niall Horan from One Direction posted the link to their Gotta Get Out song. And again in 2012, when he tweeted the link to 5SOS’s first single, ‘Out of My Limit.’
5SOS and One Direction: Rise to Fame
Two years after forming the band, 5SOS were officially part of One Direction’s World Tour, Take Me Home. The tour officially kicked off on February 23, 2013, in London. The young band supported One Direction for shows in the UK, US, Australia, and New Zealand, including seven appearances in their hometown Sydney.
During that time, 5SOS also held its national headlining tour, where all the dates were sold out in minutes. Similarly, on November 21, 2013, they announced the band had signed with Capitol Records.
Likewise, the following year, they released their debut major single, She Looks So Perfect, which debuted at number 2 on Billboard 200 Chart. Then starting from March, they joined One Direction again, this time accompanying them on their Where We Are Tour in the US, Canada, UK, and Europe.
Furthermore, on May 9 of the same year, they released their second single titled, Don’t Stop, which charted at number 2 on the UK Singles Chart, number one in four countries, and top 10 in eight countries.
Then in May 2015, the band embarked on their first headlining tour called Rock Out With Your Socks Out Tour, around Europe, Australia, New Zealand, and North America. Their second studio album, Sounds Good Feels Good, on August 12 gained number one in Australia and UK.
Some of their recent hit albums include Youngblood and Calm. With every release and a new album, 5SOS are finding their rhythm and sound, which is mostly pop-rock and power pop. And with each success, they are getting familiar with the crowds.
Is Luke Hemmings In A Relationship?- Girlfriend and Personal Life
Luke Hemmings is an eye-candy; let’s admit that first. Other than that, he is a talented singer, guitarist, and handsome fellow who loves music. Hence, we can see why many fans, especially girls, drool for him.
However, this handsome Aussie boy is not single. Since February 2019, he has been in a romantic relationship with his girlfriend, Serra Deaton.
Sadly, their relationship came out as an eyesore to some of their fans, who did not stop ridiculing Serra’s appearance. One of the sites even compared her to an animated duck character. And being the good boyfriend that he is, Luke defended his girlfriend whole-heartedly.
Amazingly, even the other members of the band supported the cause. But this is not the first relationship of this talented young fellow. Before this, Luke Hemmings dated or is linked with many beautiful women, including model Nadia Mejia, Sahara Ray, Arzylea, Laetitia, and Aleisha McDonald.
Net Worth and Income
As of 2020, the 23-year-old singer and musician Luke Hemmings has an estimated net worth of $3.5 million. Without a doubt, most of his income comes from his career as a successful musician and an active band member of the band 5SOS.
However, the Aussie singer has yet to reveal all of his financial details in public and general media. Despite the lack of information, there is no doubt; the singer is living a comfortable life.
Social Media Presence
Twitter– 10.4 million Followers
Instagram– 6.4 million Followers
Facebook– 695k Followers