|Calum Hood Quick Info|
|Height||6 ft 2 in|
|Date of Birth||January 25, 1996|
Calum Hood is an Australian singer, songwriter, and musician who is known for being the bassist of the Australian pop-rock band 5 Seconds of Summer, formed in late 2011. The band has released albums like Sounds Good Feels Good, 5 Seconds of Summer, Calm, and Youngblood as well as has sold more than 10 million albums, sold over 2 million concert tickets worldwide, and the band’s songs streams surpass 7 billion, making them one of the most successful Australian musical exports in history.
Calum Thomas Hood
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Mount Druitt, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Calum hood went to Norwest Christian College in Riverstone, New South Wales.
Singer, songwriter, musician
- Father – David Hood (Former Coca-Cola employee)
- Mother – Joy Hood (Worked in the superannuation industry)
- Siblings – Mali-Koa Hood (Sister) (Singer)
He is a part of the pop-rock band 5SOS (5 Seconds of Summer), which has been signed to Modest! Management, Talent Management Company, London, England, United Kingdom.
He has also been repped by Wonder Management, Music Artist Management Company, Leichhardt, New South Wales, Australia.
Pop rock, power pop, pop-punk, pop, rock, new wave
Vocals, bass guitar, guitar, piano, synthesizer
Capitol Records, Hi or Hey Records, BMG, Interscope
His net worth had been $20 Million according to CelebrityNetWorth.com.
6 ft 2 in or 188 cm
79 kg or 174 pounds
Girlfriend / Spouse
Calum Hood has dated –
- Lucy Kaufmann – He was RUMORed to be dating Lucy Kaufmann in the past.
- Samantha Alaimo – Calum was then RUMORed to have had a fling with Samantha Alaimo.
- Nia Lovelis (2016) – Calum was rumored to be dating drummer Nia Lovelis in 2016.
- Caitlin Davis – He was RUMORed to be dating Caitlin Davis in the past.
Race / Ethnicity
Calum has New Zealand (Maori) roots on his mother’s side and is of Scottish descent on his father’s side.
- Tall frame
- Several tattoos on the body including chest and arms
His shoe size is speculated to be 9 (US).
Best Known For
His contribution towards the 4-member pop-rock band 5 Seconds of Summer as a backing vocalist and bass guitarist, which was formed in Sydney in December 2011.
The band 5 Seconds of Summer released their first album, 5 Seconds of Summer on June 27, 2014, via Capitol Records.
It charted at #1 in Australia, New Zealand, Netherlands, Denmark, Ireland, U.S.A., Canada, and Belgium and #2 on the UK singles chart.
The band was able to sell 507,000 copies in the U.S. and was certified as ‘Gold’ in the U.S. and ‘Platinum’ in Australia.
Calum Hood Favorite Things
- Food – Pizza
- Pizza Topping – Ham and pineapple
- Childhood Movie – Monsters, Inc (2001)
- Fruit – Apple
- Ice Cream Flavor – Mint Chocolate Chip
- Song (From 5SOS Album) – Kiss Me Kiss Me
- Singer – Guy Sebastian
Source – Wikia.com
Calum Hood Facts
- He has said that he had a humble upbringing which was “middle-class” and “not the most glamorous life”.
- While he was studying in the Norwest Christian college, he met his future 5SOS bandmates Luke Hemmings, and Michael Clifford.
- He is commonly mistaken as being Asian.
- If he were a girl, he would definitely date actor Channing Tatum.
- Salsa dancing is his secret passion.
- He has a celebrity crush on Katy Perry.
- He is an avid footballer. He gave this sport to be in the band 5SOS. Actually, if he weren’t in the band, he would definitely be a pro footballer.
- His dream is to collaborate (as a part of 5SOS) with Nickelback’s Chad or Chris Brown.
- When he was 13, he had his first kiss.
- Talking about girls, he likes brunettes the most. He further likes those girls, who are intelligent, quiet, and have talent in music.
- He does not like the zebra crossing.
- He likes pancakes over waffles.
- Before becoming famous, he used to run an Instagram account with a “Calzabrah” handle. Now, he uses “calumhood.”
- He is a die-hard fan of Chris Brown.
- Alicia Keys is his former celebrity crush.
- With 5 Seconds of Summer, he released the band’s 4th studio album Calm and it peaked at number #1 on the UK Albums (OCC) chart, Scottish Albums (OCC) chart, and Australian Albums (ARIA) chart. It was also named as one of “The 25 Best Pop Albums of 2020” by Billboard magazine.
- In 2021, Calum’s band 5 Seconds of Summer had signed a record deal with BMG.
- Visit his band 5SOS’s official website @ www.5sos.com.