David Ford

Singer + Songwriter + Musician
Born May 16, 1978

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of David Ford.


1978 Birth Born on May 16, 1978.


2004 26 Years Old 1 More Event
He first achieved prominence with the indie rock group Easyworld, who released an independent mini-album, Better Ways to Self Destruct and two full-length albums on Jive Records before disbanding in 2004. … Read More
2005 27 Years Old 1 More Event
Almost immediately after Easyworld's dissolution, Ford began to play a sporadic series of intimate solo gigs, debuting a number of songs which would later appear on his first solo album. In 2005, he embarked on his first headline solo tour.
2006 28 Years Old 1 More Event
After a support tour with Starsailor and a sold-out headline tour in February 2006 and the release of his second single, "I Don't Care What You Call Me", David confirmed headline shows in Ireland as well as shows across the US and high-profile slots supporting KT Tunstall, Richard Ashcroft, Elvis Costello and Gomez.
2007 29 Years Old 1 More Event
After supporting Suzanne Vega on her UK tour, Ford released his second solo album, Songs for the Road in August 2007.


2010 32 Years Old His third studio album, Let The Hard Times Roll, was released on 3 February 2010.
2012 34 Years Old In 2012, Ford's 2008 single I'm alright now was pitched to French singer Johnny Hallyday, and became a hit in January 2013 under the name 20 ans ("20 years") with French lyrics by Christophe Miossec. In February 2014, this song was awarded "Best Original Song" at the Victoires de la Musique awards, sometimes referred to as "the French Grammy's", with Ford and Miossec accepting the award on stage in Paris. … Read More
2013 35 Years Old David released his most successful album to date, Charge, in the UK in March 2013, and America in June 2013. … Read More
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