About Brendan Murray
Brendan Murray (born 16 November 1996) is an Irish singer, and former member of the Irish boyband Hometown. He will represent Ireland in the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 as a solo artist.
In 2014, Murray became a member of the Irish boyband HomeTown, managed by Louis Walsh. The band achieved three chart successes in their home country, including the No 1 singles Where I Belong in 2014, and Cry for Help in 2015. Their debut album, HomeTown, was released in November 2015 and peaked at No 4 in Ireland. In December 2016, the band announced that they’d be going on an indefinite hiatus.