Gotye's Profile

Full Name :

Wouter Andre De Backer

Other Name's :




Date of Birth :

21st May 1980



Height :

1.92 m

Born Place :

Bruges, Belgium


Musician, singer-songwriter

Personal Details

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  • Education : University of Melbourne
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Origin Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
Genres Indie rock, alternative rock
Instruments Vocals, guitar, drums, percussion, keyboards, synthesizer
Years active 2001–present
Labels Fairfax, Universal Republic, Independent, Samples 'n' Seconds, Inertia, Lucky Number, Eleven
Associated acts The Basics, Kimbra

Gotye Songs

Somebody That I Used To Know 2011 Making Mirrors
Eyes Wide Open 2011 Making Mirrors
Hearts a Mess 2006 Like Drawing Blood
Save Me 2011 Making Mirrors
Easy Way Out 2011 Making Mirrors
Smoke and Mirrors 2011 Making Mirrors
Bronte 2011 Making Mirrors
State of the Art 2011 Making Mirrors
Giving Me a Chance 2011 Making Mirrors
I Feel Better 2011 Making Mirrors
Learnalilgivinanlovin 2006 Like Drawing Blood
The Only Way 2006 Like Drawing Blood
Making Mirrors 2011 Making Mirrors

Gotye Awards

Year Ceremony Category
2011 ARIA Music Awards Single of the Year
Highest Selling Single
Best Pop Release
Best Video (Natasha Pincus)
Engineer of the Year (François Tétaz)
Producer of the Year (Himself)
Best Male Artist
MTV Europe Music Awards Best Asia and Pacific Act
2012 Premios 40 Principales Mejor Canción Internacional en Lengua No Española
Mejor Artista Revelación 2012
APRA Music Awards Song of the Year
Most-played Australian work
Songwriter of the Year
Teen Choice Awards Choice Breakout Artist
Choice Rock Song
Choice Break-Up Song
MTV Europe Music Awards Best Australia & New Zealand Act
Best Asia and Pacific Act
Best Push Act
Best Song
American Music Awards Favorite Alternative Rock Artist
Best New Artist of the Year
ARIA Music Awards Album of the Year
Best Pop Release
Best Cover Artist (Frank de Backer, Himself)
Engineer of the Year (François Tétaz)
Best Male Artist (Himself)
Best Australian Live Act
2013 People's Choice Awards Favorite Breakout Artist
2013 Grammy Awards Record of the Year
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
Best Alternative Music Album