Fresh from his success on ITV’s The Voice Kids UK, one of Ireland’s rising artists Conor Marcus is pleased to announce a headline show at the Oh Yeah Centre, Belfast on Thursday 25th November 2021. Following on from a huge year, Conor Marcus will release his fifth single “Love You Again” on July 9th 2021. Conor has received key support from national radio in Ireland and locally from Q Radio, Cool FM and BBC Radio Ulster and with praise from Gary Lightbody, Tom Fletcher and Will.I.Am
, Conor is a young man making waves. Tickets on sale Friday 9th July at 10am from www.ticketmaster.ie and www.shine.net
Conor won the Forestside / Cool FM Young Singer/Songwriter of the year 2017 and the PanArts Young Singer/Songwriter of the year 2020 and awarded Exceptional Young Musician of the year,2020, working with MOBO and Urban Music award nominated composer and producer, David Lyttle.
Conor wrote his first song aged nine. Three years later, he came up with ‘That Girl I Met’. He performed the song at his blind audition on ITV’s The Voice Kids UK, reaching the semi-finals, mentored by Danny Jones from McFly. Since then, Conor has had co-writing opportunities with artists like JC Stewart and Vistas.
Conor was the youngest ever participant on the prestigious Oh Yeah Music Centre’s development programme “Scratch My Progress” in 2019, supported by PRS and The Musician’s Union.
With a broad range of influences from KiD RAiN to Bruno Mars, Conor’s style ranges from melodic pop and rhythmic beats, blending catchy lyrics with slick production, to slower piano based moods and emotions.