From the famous Australian pop rock band 5 Seconds of Summer, Calum Hood gained notoriety as a bassist. The Australian musician also provides back vocal on the group consisting of members like Michael Clifford, Luke Hemmings, and Ashton Irwin.
Calum and his band members were originally YouTube celebrities, who covered songs of several notable artists. They instantly rose to the mainstream music scene after releasing a debut studio EP, She Looks So Perfect, in 2014 that peaked #1 in Billboard. Their notable albums are 5 Seconds of Summer, Sounds Good Feels Good, and Youngblood.
Being a member of one of the famous Australian pop-rock band, Calum Hood has been able to rack the estimated net worth of $20 million. Majority of his income comes from the band's album sells, merchandise, and gigs in several countries.
Affairs With Girlfriend
As one of the four boys of the famous 5 Seconds of Summer, Calum Hood has had affairs with several girls. In the colorful spectrum of his dating life, he got rumored with the girls like Samantha Alaimo, Lucy Kaufmann, Nia Lovelis, and Caitlin Davis.
Among all them, his notable relationship is with the former girlfriend, Jennifer Phipps. Calum gained a heated controversy after he split with her and allegedly confirmed that he had sex with his fans on tour.
Fellow band member of 5SOS Luke Hemmings also talked with Rolling Stones in January 2016 and hinted that the band might have hooked up with groupies.
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Calum Hood and his former girlfriend Jennifer Phipps in 2015 (Photo: boybands.co.uk)
While Calum and Jennifer were an item back in 2015, they got spotted with partying and enjoying PDA moments, but their relationship could not last long.
After dating several ladies in the past, it looks like Calum is no more in a relationship nowadays. In May 2019, his fans cracked joke regarding his singlehood mentioning that he is the last single member of the band, 5SOS. In response, the bassist mocked his fans on Twitter by using some harsh word.
As for now, Calum has opted not to share the details of his love life in the public. As a bassist of 5SOS, he might be honing his guitar skills and rather than building an intimacy, he remains focused on prospering his music career.
Parents And Ethnicity
Calum is the youngest child of his parents: David and Joy Hood. He had his upbringing in Australia. His mother Joy hails from New Zealand, and he carries half-Kiwi blood from her side. People often mistook him as a Chinese/Asian, but he has no lineage towards Asian countries. From his parents, Calum possesses mixed (half Maori, half Scottish, and half Kiwi) ethnicity.
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About his siblings, the bassist has a sister named Mali-Koa. Like him, she is also a singer, who became a contestant on The Voice.
Wiki: Age & Bio
Born in 1996, Calum Hood celebrates his birthday every year on the 25th of January. His hometown is in Sydney, Australia. The 5 Seconds of Summer bassist's real name is Calum Thomas Hood. He is a high school dropout and attended Norwest Christian College with the band members: Michael Clifford and Luke Hemmings.
Apart from music, Calum took an interest in soccer. He likes mint chocolate, and his favorite film is Monsters Inc. Talking about his height, Calum is approximately 6 feet 1 inch tall. His nationality is Scottish, Australian, and New Zealand. Currently, Calum is 23 years old.