Cody Simpson is another YouTube-discovered pop star. The Aussie's self-recorded covers of popular songs caught the eyes of music producers and eventually landed him a deal with Atlantic Records. Simpson has toured across the US and joined Justin Bieber on tour in Europe. While thousands of young women may view the "heartthrob" as a doll-face, the whole world quite literally can: in 2011, a doll was created in Simpson's likeness.
Cody Robert Simpson (born 11 January 1997) is an Australian pop singer from Gold Coast, Queensland, who is currently signed to US record label Atlantic Records.Simpson was born to Brad and Angie Simpson. He has two younger siblings, Tom and Alli. He is also a talented swimmer, winning two gold medals at the Queensland Swimming Championships. Simpson trained at the Miami Swimming Club under coach Ken Nixon. Simpson's mother Angie works as a volunteer at the club.Simpson began to record songs in his bedroom during the summer of 2009 on YouTube, performing 'I'm Yours' by Jason Mraz, 'Cry Me a River' and 'Se_aorita' by Justin Timberlake, 'I Want You Back' by the Jackson 5, and his own songs, 'One' and 'Perfect'.
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