London-born Australian singer and songwriter, Ruel became the youngest ever performer on triple J’s segment Like A Version as he performed Jack Garratt’s Weathered (2016) on the show, also marking his live radio debut.
Know more about Ruel’s tour dates, net worth, and dating history through the article below laid out in a wiki-style format.
Real Name, Family, Height
Ruel was born on October 29, 2002, in Isleworth, London, England that made him just 17 years old as of February 2020. His real name is Ruel Van Dijk.
Ruel’s descent is British-Dutch as his father is Dutch-born NewZealander whereas his mother is British. Their names are Ralph Van Dijk and Kate Van Dijk. He also has two sisters in the family, Coco, and Sylvie.
Ruel spent his childhood in Isleworth however later relocated to Sydney, Australia, along with his family from where he did his education.
Ruel is a handsome guy and has made over 1m followers on his Instagram with the aid of his amazing personality. Furthermore, he stands tall at a height of 6 feet 3 inches (1.9 meters).
Ruel Net Worth, Tour Dates, Songs
Talented songwriter Ruel had an interest in music from a young age. He started striking strings of guitar at the age of eight and wrote his first song when his age was a mere twelve.
Ruel’s father also had a major part in the grand success of his career. It was his father who showed a demo of Ruel performing on the song Let It Go, by James Bay, to Flagrant.
Flagrant, mesmerized by Ruel’s take on Let It Go, forwarded it to Grammy-winning producer, Mark Landon a.k.a M-Phazes, who was beyond spellbound.
After that, Flagrant and M-Phazed trained Ruel. In April 2017, Ruel and M-Phazes collaborated for Ruel’s first single Golden Years. He also released the song which he wrote at the age of twelve, Don’t Tell Me in 2017 which held the 86th spot on the ARIA Chart.
What’s more, Elton John played Ruel’s song, Don’t Tell Me which skyrocketed his popularity. As of Feb 2020, Ruel’s popular tracks included Don’t Tell Me (2017), Dazed & Confused (2018), and Younger (2018). The song-writer also performed at the opening ceremony of the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
Ruel often promotes his tracks through tours. The dates of his upcoming tours are listed below.
|24th July 2020||Byron Bay, NSW, Australia|
|9th September 2020||Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia|
|10th September 2020||Singapore|
|12th September 2020||Bangkok, Thailand|
|16th September 2020||Taipei, Taiwan|
|18th September 2020||Seoul, Republic Of Korea|
|20th September 2020||Hong Kong, China|
|25th September 2020||Manila, Philippines|
|29th September 2020||Osaka, Japan|
|30th September 2020||Shibuya, Japan|
Is Ruel Gay? Dating, Girlfriend
At the writing of this, Ruel was not even 18 years old which meant he was under the legal restriction of making a wife. The crooner, however, had free reign to pick a girlfriend.
Without choices in abundance, many anticipated Ruel’s dating life to make headlines every other month. To the fans’ surprise, it was yet to happen.
Also, there had been no news whatsoever indicating that Ruel was a closeted gay man.
|Age||18 (as of Feb 2020)|
|DOB||October 29, 2002|
|Parents||Ralph Van Dijk and Kate Van Dijk|
|Siblings||Coco and Sylvie Dijk|
|Nationality||British and Australian|
|Height||6 feet 3 inches (1.9 meters)|
Last modified: February 27, 2020