Baggy pants, skatepunk sneakers, as well as other vibrant fashion touches built Kristian Leontiou (pronounced Lee-On-Tyoo) appear to be he would bust away an intense teen-angst anthem at at any time, however the poignant sounds of David Grey, Dido, and Damien Rice — in conjunction with a blue-eyed soul swoon — were what listeners got instead. The London indigenous fell in love with music at a age group and was sure he wished to sing appropriately, so sure he was out of our home, out of college, and financing his quest for fame with a number of unusual jobs at age 17. Initially, labels needed the young vocalist to become listed on rap or teenager pop acts because of his appears. Leontiou could have none from it, though, and held shopping his vocalist/songwriter-styled demos to brands. Hitting pay out dirt when he was 22, he agreed upon with Polydor within the U.K. in 2004 as well as the buzz machine started moving. His debut one, “Tale of MY ENTIRE LIFE,” stormed in the graphs that springtime and was accompanied by the full-length Some Time Soon, which proceeded to go gold. Isle released the record in the us in Feb 2005, but Leontiou grew sick and tired of the single game and finally ended his relationship using the label. Many years afterwards, he resurfaced because the frontman of 1 eskimO.