Charlie Winston

Charlie Winston Gleave

Charlie Winston Gleave(born 14 September 1978), better known asCharlie Winston, is an English singer-songwriter based in London. Winston has so far had his most significant commercial success in France.

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 Charlie Winston's Music career

Early career[edit]

Charlie played bass guitar for his brother Tom Baxter , appearing on Baxter’sFeather and Stonealbum. As well as touring with Tom, much of Charlie’s early career saw him composing music for, and performing in, London-based contemporary theatre productions.

Make Way[edit]

Winston supported Peter Gabrielon his 2007 European tour. Tracks fromMake Waywould eventually find their way on to his first officially released album.

Hobo[edit]

, spent 30 weeks in the Top 10 .His debut album has also been certified as being platinum .

Running Still[edit]

Winston's third albumRunning Stillwas released in France on 21 November 2011.

In 2012, Winston contributed the track "This Wheel's on Fire" to the compilation CD set for Amnesty International titled "Chimes of Freedom – The Songs of Bob Dylan".

Curio City[edit]

"Lately", the first single from Winston's fourth albumCurio Citydebuted on French radio station Virgin Radio on 13 October 2014. The album was released on 26 January 2015.

US television[edit]

On 10 November 2011, the track "She Went Quietly" was used over the ending of the mid-season finale of Grey's Anatomy (Season 8, Episode 9 "Dark Was The Night").

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 Charlie Winston's Personal life

His older brother, Tom Baxter ,and younger sister, Vashti Anna, are also musicians and all use their middle name as a stage surname. Charlie Winston currently lives in London.

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 Charlie Winston's Discography

Albums[]

YearAlbumPeak chart positions
FRAFRA (DD)1BEL (WA)SUIGERAUTGREUKUS
2007 Make Way
2009
1
1
3
9
16
57
12
2011 Running Still
5
12
24
2015 Curio City
6
5
15

Singles[]

YearSinglePeak chart positions
FRAFRA (DD)1BEL (VL)BEL (WA)SUIGERAUTUKUS
2009
1
3
3
27
11
8
9
17
16
46
32
16*
(Ultratip)
2010 "I Love Your Smile"
"Tongue Tied"
2011 "Secret Girl"[1]
"Hello Alone"
41
24
2012 "Where Can I Buy Happiness"
22*
(Ultratip)
"Speak to Me"
2014 "Lately"
88
30*
(Ultratip)
5*
(Ultratip)
"Wilderness"
177
2015 "Truth"
101
99*
(Ultratip)
10*
(Ultratip)

1Digital Downloads
*Did not appear in the official Belgian Ultratop 50 charts, but rather in the bubbling under Ultratip charts.

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YearSinglePeak chart positionsAlbum
FRAFRA
(DD)
BEL (WA)
2013 "Dusty Men"
(Saule featuring Charlie Winston)
13
10
Saule albumGéant

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 Charlie Winston's References

  1. Khan, Imran. "Make Way for Mr. Winston". Inside Entertainment. Retrieved 31 October 2008. 
  2. Issimdar, Mariam (24 July 2007). "Review: Peter Gabriel at Blickling". BBC Suffolk. Retrieved 31 October 2008. 
  3. "Charlie Winston – Hobo" (in French). lescharts.com. Retrieved 4 July 2009. 
  4. "Charlie Winston". Real World Records. Retrieved 4 July 2009. 
  5. "Palmarès IFOP – Singles – 11/04/2009" (in French). lescharts.com. 11 April 2009. Retrieved 4 July 2009. 
  6. "Charlie Winston – Like a Hobo" (in French). lescharts.com. Retrieved 4 July 2009. 
  7. "2010 European Border Breakers Award winners". 10 November 2009. Retrieved 6 March 2012. 
  8. http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/peace-one-day-2010-star-studded-celebration-announced-for-september-17-in-paris-97919919.html
  9. "(Banned) VW Polo Singing Dog ad". YouTube. Retrieved 9 April 2010. 
  10. O'Meara, Ryan (29 March 2008). "RSCPA Complain About 'Abused' Dog in Volkswagen TV Advert – Let’s Get Our Priorities Right Shall We?". K9 Magazine. K9 Media Ltd. Retrieved 31 October 2008. 
  11. Judd, Terri (25 June 2008). "Kiss goodbye to your sales, Stonewall tells 'homophobic' Heinz after advert is pulled". The Independent. Retrieved 2 November 2008. 
  12. Gaillard, Rémi (18 July 2015). "Rémi Gaillard pranks Charlie Winston". YouTube. Retrieved 20 January 2016. 
  13. Woodger, Andrew (3 June 2009). "Doing it for herself". BBC Suffolk. Retrieved 4 July 2009. 
  14. "Suffolk Sessions: The cat in the hat". BBC Suffolk. 4 December 2007. Retrieved 31 October 2008. 
  15. Woodger, Andrew (3 March 2009). "Brothers in arms". BBC Suffolk. Retrieved 4 July 2009. 
  16. "Charlie Winston : Hobo". Lescharts. Retrieved 23 January 2010. 
  17. "French Digital Albums Chart – 16 January 2010". Lescharts. Retrieved 23 January 2010. 
  18. "Charts – Charlie Winston – Like a Hobo". Lescharts. Retrieved 23 January 2010. 
  19. "French Digital Singles Chart – 25 April 2009". Lescharts. Retrieved 23 January 2010. 
  20. "Charts – Charlie Winston – In Your Hands". Lescharts. Retrieved 23 January 2010. 
  21. "French Digital Singles Chart – 25 July 2009". Lescharts. Retrieved 23 January 2010. 
  22. "French Digital Singles Chart – 16 January 2010". Lescharts. Retrieved 23 January 2010. 

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