Oliver Sykes

United Kingdom

Oliver Sykes Bio

Who is Oliver Sykes

Oliver Scott "Oli" Sykes is an English musician, best known as the front man and the song writer of the metal core band Bring Me the Horizon, the group that released the album Sempiternal in 2013. He is a metal singer. He also founded his own apparel company Drop Dead Clothing. He made a guest appearance on Admiral's Arms' 2009 album Stories Are Told.

Early Life (Childhood)

Sykes enrolled at Stocksbridge High School. He recorded short tracks and cds under the name Quakebeat. He also sang in the mock hip-hop band "Womb 2 Da Tomb" along with his brother and band fellows. Later in metal band "Purple Curto" with Neil Whiteley, as the drummer/vocalist.

Interesting Facts

Metal singer has a net worth of $2 million. He turned into vegetarian after watching documentary on animal cruelty. He is an atheist. Sykes launched a Kickstarter project to fund a graphic novel, entitled Raised By Raptors. The project exceeded its target within weeks attaining a final total of £39,223.

Personal Life

He dated many girls. Most of them are older than him. That's why he has suffered from a form of rare night terrors disease known as Old Hag Syndrome, in which old women would come to him in his sleep and attack him. He dated Amanda Hendrick and splited. Currently, he married model and tattoo artist Hannah Pixie Snowdon.


As a renowned front man of the band he haven't named any solo awards in his singing career. Instead the band got two awards at the first Alternative Press Music Awards in 2014 i.e one for the best international band and another best album.


Sykes and Bring Me the Horizon were charged by the parents of a 12-year-old girl due to injuries received in the mosh pit while watching the band's performance.