Eric Turner is an American singer and songwriter who currently resides in Sweden. He is best known for being on the song "Written in the Stars" with Tinie Tempah. He has had standout success as a songwriter, with three separate #1s and a number No. 1 on beatport. He has collaborated with artists including Avicii, Lupe Fiasco, John De Sohn, Ella, Inna, Lawson, Kardinall Offishal, Tinie Tempah, Professor Green, Tinchy Stryder, and Sebjak. He currently has one song on Avicii's album Stories. He is also the lead singer in the band Street Fighting Man. Songs he has written have reached a wide audience and together have an estimated 3-400 million views on YouTube.
|Born:||November 1, 1977, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.|
|Genres:||Pop, electronica, alternative pop|
|Occupation(s):||Singer, songwriter, teacher|
|Labels:||Idea of Control, EMI, Capitol|
|Associated acts:||Street Fighting Man, Eshraque "iSHi" Mughal, Tinchy Stryder, Tinie Tempah, Lupe Fiasco, Kardinal Offishall, Wretch 32, Professor Green, Avicii, Inna|
|Twitter:||Eric Turner (singer)'s Twitter profile|
|Facebook:||Eric Turner (singer)'s Facebook profile|
About Eric Turner
Famous as the lead vocalist of the Swedish rock band Street Fighting Man, he recorded a 2011 album titled The Shadow and singles titled "Raise It" and "Learning to Die." His solo recordings include "Dancing in My Head" and "Angels & Stars."
After studying biochemistry at Canada's McGill University, he taught high school mathematics in Sweden.
He and his brother, Nicholas, were raised in Boston, Massachusetts.
He is featured on English rapper Tinie Tempah's U.K. Gold and U.S. Platinum track "Written in the Stars."
Information related to Eric Turner (singer)
- American emigrants to Sweden
- Boston College High School alumni
- English-language singers from Sweden
- Singers from Massachusetts
- 21st-century Swedish singers
- 21st-century American pianists