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Oliver Scott Sykes is an English musician and an entrepreneur, best known as a lead vocalist for metalcore turned rock band “Bring Me The Horizon, where he performs as the lead vocalist. He also runs a successful apparel company named ˜Drop Dead Clothing’. Oliver is a man of many talents, and ever since he made his move to the art world, he has constantly been the talk of the town due to his perfectionist persona, which he utilizes in all his endeavours.
Oliver is a man of many talents, and ever since he made his move to the art world, he has constantly been the talk of the town due to his perfectionist persona, which he utilizes in all his endeavours. This has earned him a great fortune and a massive fan base all around the world. His musical journey is laden with gems such as ‘Count your Blessings’ and ‘Suicide Season’. Oliver and his band have released five studio albums until now, and almost all of them were chart-toppers when they got out into the market.
He is also the founder of the popular clothing brand DropDead and the vegan restaurant Church – Temple of Fun.
|Name||Oliver Scott Sykes|
|Date of Birth :||20 November 1986|
|Age (as of 2020) :||32 Years Old.|
|Birthplace||England, United Kingdom|
|Band||Bring Me The Horizon|
|Instruments||Vocal, Guitar, Piano|
- Oliver Sykes was born on 20 November 1986 in Ashford, Kent, England.
- After his birth, he and his family moved to Australia. Afterwards, Sykes Family moved to Adelaide and then Perth. Finally, they settled at Sheffield, South Yorkshire.
- Oliver was interested in arts and music since his childhood. He attended a local school called Stocksbridge High School and got his higher education from Barnsley College.
- Oli has been suffering from Sleep paralysis (a form of night terror in which people become unable to move.) since the age of 12.
- Oliver Sykes started his career as a musician by making short tracks and started crafting compilation CDs under the name of QuakeBeat.
- He was still in college while he started making music. He then started a Hip-Hop band named “Womb 2 Da Tomb” with his brother Tom Sykes and Bring Me The Horizon drummer Matt Nicholls.
- You can check out the song by Oli’s First band below:
- Then He joined a metal band named “Purple Curto” as a vocalist/Drummer with a stage name “Olisaurus”. The band didn’t work out as well.
- In 2004, Oli Sykes founded the band Bring Me The Horizon ( a.k.a BMTH).
Bring Me The Horizon Band members 2004:
|Lead Guitarist:||Lee Malia|
|Bass Guitar:||Matt Kean|
|Rhythm Guitar:||Curtis Ward|
- Bring Me The Horizon started as a Deathcore band, and with the release of their EP “This Is What the Edge of Your Seat Was Made For”, Bring Me The Horizon started becoming popular.
- Sykes and his band worked on several albums over the year, which is listed below.
|2004||This Is What the Edge of Your Seat Was Made For|
|2006||Count Your Blessings|
|2010||There Is a Hell, Believe Me, I’ve Seen It. There Is a Heaven, Let’s Keep It a Secret.|
|2015||That’s the Spirit|
Is Oliver Sykes single?
- Oliver Sykes has dated a lot of girls over the years. Some of his girlfriends are listed below:
|Sarah Jayne Whiteley||Oliver Sykes and Sarah Jane were dating from 2004 – 2008. In November 2008, they decided to end their relationship|
|Amanda Hendrick||After the break-up with Sarah, Sykes started dating Amanda. Their relationship lasted until 2012.|
|Hannah Pixie Snowdon||
Oliver Sykes fell in love with Hannah Snowdon in 2012.
Oliver Sykes started dating Alissa Salls in 2016. She is a Brazilian model.
Oliver Sykes & Hannah Snowdon
Oliver Sykes & Alissa Salls
- Oliver Sykes height & weight: He stands at the height of 6 feet 1 inch or 1.85 metres tall and weighs approximately 72 kg or 158 lbs. Sykes has dark brown coloured hair and hazel coloured eyes.
- His zodiac sign is Scorpio.
Oliver Sykes Net Worth
How much is Oliver Sykes worth?
- He is a popular British vocalist with an estimated net worth of $2 million (USD). His primary source of income is performing as the lead vocalist of the rock band Bring Me The Horizon.
- Furthermore, he also makes most of his income from his clothing brand DropDead and the vegan restaurant Church – Temple of Fun.
Here are some of the interesting facts about Oliver Sykes:
- Oliver went to his first concert, which was his favourite band Linkin Park’s show. He also mentioned that Linkin Park had highly influenced him to start his own band, Bring Me The Horizon.
- Oli is a self-taught musician.
- He was only 18 years old when he went on a musical tour.
- When he was 4 years old, he was attacked by a big blackbird. This incident was so terrifying for Oliver.
- Oliver Sykes is an animal lover. He has 2 dogs named Oskar and Luna.
- Oliver Sykes is a tattoo lover, and his body is covered with tattoos. The first Tattoo Oli got was a ‘Heart’ art on his stomach.
- Oli once flipped a car but got lucky and escaped with no injuries. He was heavily drunk.
- Oli’s ex-wife was a tattoo artist, and she did some tattoos on his hands and body.
- He gets inspiration to write songs from his own life events and experiences.
- He wrote the song “Sleep with One Eye Open’ about a friend who betrayed him & his band. [Rumour]
- Blacklist was written about a friend who stole his money and ran away during a tour. [Rumour]