Cody Simpson

Cody Robert Simpson

Cody Robert Simpson(born 11 January 1997) is an Australian singer, songwriter, musician, dancer and actor from Gold Coast, Queensland , who was previously signed to US record label Atlantic Records .He owns a record label called Coast House Records.

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 Cody Simpson's Early life

Simpson's mother Angie worked as a volunteer at the club.

and his own songs, "One"and "Perfect".He was subsequently discovered on YouTube by Shawn Campbell.

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 Cody Simpson's Career

2009–11: Career beginnings,4 U, andCoast to Coast[edit]

Simpson performing at the Nevada Wild Fest outside the Rio in Las Vegas, Nevada 25 October 2012.

On 22 June 2010, it was announced that Simpson would participate in theCamplified 2010 Tour, along with other artists, touring across the United States. The tour began on 5 July 2010 and ended on 14 August 2010.Other tours that year included a middle school tour that took place from October–November 2010 and covered 9 U.S states.An EP ,4 Uwas released on 21 December 2010. The EP included five tracks in total, four of them being previously unreleased.Simpson recorded a remake of the song " I Want Candy " by The Strangeloves as the main theme song for the Easter-themed live-action/ CGI -animated filmHop. In May 2011, Simpson was " egged " during a live performance at Westfield Miranda in Sydney. Simpson told Australian radio showThe Kyle & Jackie O Showthat he was not in fact hit by the eggs, and that he was upset on behalf of his fans because the remainder of his show was cancelled because of security concerns.

In December 2011, The Wish Factory released a Cody Simpson doll in two formats.

2012–14:Paradise,Surfers ParadiseandDancing with the Stars[edit]

Simpson performing in Montreal in 2013

,which was released on 2 October 2012.In February 2013, Simpson toured Europe, doing his own tour dates as well as supporting Justin Bieber on many of the European Believe tour dates.Surfers Paradise, which was released on 16 July 2013, is Simpson's first album to debut in the top 10 of theBillboard200 . During summer of 2013, Simpson headlined the Paradise Tour , featuring opening acts Ryan Beatty and Before You Exit. On 19 November 2013, Simpson released an acoustic album calledThe Acoustic Sessions, featuring the songs "Pretty Brown Eyes", "All Day", "La Da Dee", "Wish U Were Here", and a cover of "Please Come Home for Christmas" recorded acoustically.

during ABC'sGood Morning America. He was partnered with professional dancer Witney Carson .He was eliminated on Week 5 of the competition and finished in 9th place.

Freeand Coast House Band[edit]

He will release five songs in the next couple of months.The album was produced by Cisco Adler and includes songwriting collaborations with G. Love and Donavon Frankenreiter . John Mayer served as a sounding board.Cody performed his single "New Problems" on NBC'sTodayshow on July 13, 2015. On November 1, 2015 it has been reported that Cody took a break from his long term solo career to start up a new band "Coast House Records" with his close mates Corey Harper, Adrian Cota and Khari Mateen.

Acting[edit]

when the show returns in 2015. He will be portraying the character of a high school student Pete.

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 Cody Simpson's Personal life

They got back together in November 2014, and celebrated New Year together in Dubai .In 2014 and 2015, Hadid appeared in the videos for his songs "Surfboard" and "Flower" respectively.

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 Cody Simpson's Filmography

YearTitleRoleNotes
2011 So Random! Himself – Performer Musical guest singing "All Day"
PrankStarsHimself Episode, "Walk the Prank", alongside hostMitchel MussoandZendaya
N.B.T (Next Big Thing) Guest star
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition Episode, "The Walker Family"
2012 Bucket & Skinner's Epic Adventures Himself – Performer Episode, "Epic Break-up"
Finding CodyHimself Lead role
Punk'd Victim
Figure It Out Contestant
Cupcake Wars Guest/Judge
2013 Ridiculousness Episode "Cody Simpson", Season 3 Episode 19
AwesomenessTV Episode "Zay Zay and Jo Jo's Halloween Tips", Guest Host
2014 Instant Mom Episode 14: "A Kids' Choice"
Dancing with the Stars Contestant onseason 18
2015 One Crazy Cruise
Cougar Town Pete

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 Cody Simpson's Discography

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 Cody Simpson's Tours

Headlining

  • Welcome to Paradise Tour (2012)
  • Paradise Tour(with Ryan Beatty , Before You Exit and Plug in Stereo)(2013–14)
  • The Acoustic Sessions Tour (2014)

Co-headlining

  • Waiting 4U Tour(with Greyson Chance )(2011)

Promotional

  • Coast to Coast Mall Tour (2011)

Opening act

  • Big Time Summer Tour(for Big Time Rush )(2012)
  • Believe Tour(for Justin Bieber )(2013)

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 Cody Simpson's Awards and nominations

YearTypeAwardResult
2010 Nickelodeon Australian Kids Choice Awards 2010 Fresh Aussie MusosWon
2010 Breakthrough of the Year Awards Breakthrough Internet SensationWon
2012 2012 Kids' Choice Awards Favorite Aussie SuperstarWon
2013 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards Aussie's Favorite Homegrown ActWon
2013 Radio Disney Music Awards Best Male ArtistNominated
2013 Radio Disney Music Awards Best Crush SongNominated
2013 Radio Disney Music Awards Fiercest FansNominated
2013 Young Hollywood Awards Role Model AwardWon
2013 MTV Europe Music Awards Best Australia ActWon
2013 MTV Europe Music Awards Best Worldwide ActNominated
2013 MTV Europe Music Awards Artist on the RiseNominated
2014 2014 Kids' Choice Awards Favorite Aussie Homegrown ActWon
2014 Radio Disney Music Awards Best Male ArtistNominated
2014 Radio Disney Music Awards Song That Makes You SmileNominated
2014 World Music Awards World's Best Male ArtistNominated
2014 Teen Choice Awards Choice Music Breakout ArtistNominated
2014 Oz Artist of the Year HimselfNominated
2015 Huading Awards International Male ArtistWon
2015 GQ Men Of The Year Awards International SensationWon

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 Cody Simpson's References

  1. "Cody Simpson". Retrieved 13 August 2011. 
  2. "Atlantic Records – Cody Simpson". atlanticrecords.com. Retrieved 15 August 2010. 
  3. Vrajlal, Alicia (November 1, 2015). "He's with the band! Cody Simpson takes a break from his solo career to form new group Coast House with close pals". Daily Mail. Retrieved October 31, 2015. 
  4. Grant, Dwayne (19 June 2010). "The Cody Simpson Effect". Goldcoast.com.au. Archived from the original on 4 October 2012. Retrieved 13 March 2014. 
  5. Dew, Jake (14 December 2009). "Rickard motivated by loss". Goldcoast.com.au. Archived from the original on 4 October 2012. Retrieved 13 March 2014. 
  6. "2009 Qld Championships a Huge Success!". Brisbane Swimmning Association. 22 January 2010. Archived from the original on 23 July 2011. Retrieved 13 March 2014. 
  7. Chambers, Geoff; Dew, Jake (12 May 2009). "$500 a year to watch kids swim". Goldcoast.com.au. Archived from the original on 24 March 2013. Retrieved 13 March 2014. 
  8. "Cody Simpson singing "I'm Yours" by Jason Mraz". YouTube. Retrieved 8 August 2010. 
  9. "Cry Me a River – Cody Simpson Cover". YouTube. Retrieved 8 August 2010. 
  10. "Justin Timberlake – Señorita cover – Cody Simpson". YouTube. Retrieved 19 August 2010. 
  11. He also made covers of "Wanted Dead or Alive" by Bon Jovi, and "The Man Who Can't Be Moved" by The Script"I Want You Back by Michael Jackson – Cody Simpson Cover". YouTube. Retrieved 19 August 2010. 
  12. "'One' – Cody Simpson". YouTube. Retrieved 8 August 2010. 
  13. "Perfect – Original by Cody Simpson". YouTube. Retrieved 8 August 2010. 
  14. Baillie, Rebecca (17 December 2009). "YouTube launches Gold Coast boy". The 7.30 Report. Retrieved 13 March 2014. 
  15. "Cody Simpson – Summertime (Official Video)". YouTube. Retrieved 20 September 2010. 
  16. Dickinson, Alex (17 May 2010). "Teen singer Cody Simpson hits US big time". The Courier-Mail. Retrieved 13 March 2014. 
  17. "Cody goes global". au.tv.yahoo.com/sunrise. 2 June 2010. Retrieved 15 June 2010. 
  18. Announcing The Camplifed 2010 Tour with Atlantic Recording Artist Cody Simpson. Retrieved 11 July 2010
  19. "Cody Simpson Middle School Tour". codysimpson.com. 14 October 2010. Retrieved 7 December 2010. 
  20. "New Cody Simpson Music – 4 U". codysimpson.com. 4 December 2010. Retrieved 7 December 2010. 
  21. Simpson, Matt (31 May 2011). Celebrity interview. Interview with The Kyle & Jackie O Show. Today Network. 2DayFM. Sydney, Australia. 
  22. Kaufman, Gil (28 September 2011). "Tony Bennett Scores First No. 1 on Billboard 200". MTV. Retrieved 13 March 2014. 
  23. "Cody Simpson Announces 'Coast to Coast' Mall Tour". Retrieved 18 August 2012. 
  24. "Cody Announces the 'Coast to Coast' Tour! *Updated Times*". Retrieved 18 August 2012. 
  25. "It's Official – Scooter Braun Is Cody Simpson's Manager". The Hot Hits. Retrieved 20 July 2013. 
  26. [1] Archived 23 July 2013 at the Wayback Machine.
  27. Cashmere, Paul. "Cody Simpson Is A Doll". noise11.com. Retrieved 10 December 2011. 
  28. "Preview to Paradise – EP by Cody Simpson". Retrieved 18 August 2012. 
  29. "Cody Simpson Releasing His "Paradise" Album on October 2, 2012". Retrieved 18 August 2012. 
  30. "Dancing With the Stars Cast Revealed! Cody Simpson, Nene Leakes and James Maslow Are Among the Names—See the Full List! | E! Online UK". E!. 4 March 2014. Retrieved 21 April 2014. 
  31. "'Dancing With the Stars': Cody Simpson Voted Off in Week 5". ABC News Blogs. ABC News. 
  32. "Tour With Cody Simpson Starts Tonight! – Jackson Harris". jacksonharrismusic.com. 
  33. "Cody Simpson Leaves Record Label And Becomes Independent Artist!". fanlala.com. 
  34. Justine Harman (April 10, 2015). "CODY SIMPSON SAYS THE ONE THING WE'RE ALL THINKING ABOUT GIGI HADID". Elle. Retrieved April 11, 2015. 
  35. "iTunes - Music - Free by Cody Simpson". iTunes. Retrieved 31 August 2015. 
  36. Britanny Spanos (4 February 2015). "Hear Cody Simpson Get 'Free' on New Song 'Flower'". Rolling Stones. Retrieved 6 February 2015. 
  37. Christina Garibaldi (March 12, 2015). "Exclusive: Cody Simpson Takes Us Inside The Studio As He Records His New EP ‘Free’". MTV. Retrieved April 11, 2015. 
  38. Gary Graff (March 24, 2015). "Cody Simpson Getting 'Free' on New Self-Released Album". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved April 11, 2015. 
  39. Vrajlal, Alicia (November 1, 2015). "He's with the band! Cody Simpson takes a break from his solo career to form new Venice based group Coast House with close pals". Daily Mail. Retrieved October 31, 2015. 
  40. Wagmeister, Elizabeth (23 October 2014). "Cody Simpson Guest Starring on Final Season Of 'Cougar Town'". hollywoodlife.com. 
  41. Emily Longeretta. "Gigi Hadid & Cody Simpson Dating – Share Romantic Caribbean Vacation Pic – Hollywood Life". Hollywood Life. 
  42. Rivera, Zayda (5 May 2014). "Cody Simpson, Gigi Hadid split due to 'busy schedules and living on opposite coasts'". Daily News (New York)
  43. Sarkari, Karishma (3 January 2015). "Not such an intimate getaway! Cody Simpson and Gigi Hadid join Selena Gomez for beach party in Dubai on New Year's Eve before starting 2015 with a dip in the ocean". Daily Mail. 
  44. Avery Thompson. "Gigi Hadid & Cody Simpson Break Up: Young Couple Splits After 5 Months - Hollywood Life". Hollywood Life. Retrieved 31 August 2015. 
  45. "Cody's getting cosy! Mr. Simpson enjoys a VERY public display of affection with sultry young model Sahara Ray as they exit Los Angeles nightclub". Daily Mail. October 28, 2015. 
  46. "Cody Simpson to cameo on 'Cougar Town'". MSN. 25 October 2014. 

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