Chris Doran

Chris Doran

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Double Platinum multi talented RNB artist..

Biography

Chris Doran has been involved in music since he was 16 where he started writing songs... In 2000 & 2002 he won the “Best Male Vocalist” award in Ireland. Chris then hit the studio here in Ireland where he recorded an independent album called “For You” which was released in the South-East of Ireland and sold thousands of copies and charted at No.1. Chris’s success then went nationwide back in 2004 when he entered the Irish version of “American Idol” called “You’re A Star”. In March 2004 after 12 weeks at the top Chris Doran was crowned the winner with over 1million people voting… Chris then went from there to release his 1st single written by Brian McFadden called “If My World Stopped Turning” which headed straight to No.1, held that position for 4weeks, sold in excess of 75,000 units and was certified “Double Platinum”. His 2nd single was “Nothing’s Gonna Change My Love” which went to No.2 for 4 weeks… The follow up single was Richard Marx classic “Right Here Waiting” which went to No.8 in the charts in December 2004; He also released his highly anticipated album called “Right Here” featuring classic hits such as “End Of The Road”, “Looking For Love” & “Superstition which went Top10 in the charts in December... After taking a year of touring etc in 2006, Chris got his big break in America where he flew to California to work with Eddie G, the producers of “High School Musical” where they came up with the track “You Know You Want It” written by Chris... This song received massive airplay across the United States and had Dr. Dre comparing him to be the Irish Justin Timberlake which went Top10... He then wrote and recorded “Sexy Lady” which was also another Top10 hit... From there Chris has had “You Know You Want It” remixed by FRANCISCO, Justin Timberlake, 50Cents and Timbalands official remixer from New York... He has currently flown to London to record 2 tracks, back to LA to work with Eddie G and also another producer who is certified Gold and also over to Sweden to record with producers from Warner Chappell Music..
Chris Doran has just signed a management deal with Urban Influence Uk and will be releasing his single "Hey Girl" on March 3rd 2008..

Discography

For You - No1 - Album
If My World Stopped Turning - No1 - Single
Nothings Gonna Change My Love - No2 - Single
Right Here Waiting - No8 - Single
Right Here - Top10 - Album
All Of The Above - Top10 - Single
You Know You Want It - Top10 - Single
Sexy Lady - Top10 - Single