Colin Chisholm (singer)

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Colin Chisholm
Birth name Colin Chisholm
Born (1953-03-01) 1 March 1953 (age 63)[1]
Labels Lightning Records,[2] Chrysalis Records[3]
Associated acts Bay City Rollers,[4] Tam Paton,[5] Runrig,[6] Hearts Squad[7]

Colin Chisholm is a singer from Edinburgh.[1] He was a member of Bilbo Baggins[8] and had a UK #42 hit with them called She's Gonna Win[2] and provided background vocals for the Runrig album The Big Wheel,[6] including for the song Hearthammer, which made #25 on the UK Singles Chart.[3]

Hearts Squad[edit]

Chisholm has never hidden his love for football, and is a supporter of Heart of Midlothian F.C..[1] In 1986, he lent his vocals to an updated version of Hearts Song, which was attributed to "Hearts Squad ft. Colin Chisholm" and charted at #92 on the UK Singles Chart.[7]

The Voice UK[edit]

In 2013 Chisholm's daughter, Chloe, auditioned him for the second series of the Voice UK.[9] She passed her audition and defaulted to Team Tom,[5] but was eliminated in the battle rounds.[9]


  1. ^ a b c d "Colin Chisholm". Retrieved 25 June 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "BILBO". The Official Charts Company. Retrieved 24 June 2013. 
  3. ^ a b "RUNRIG". The Official Charts Company. Retrieved 25 June 2013. 
  4. ^ "Scots singer who has been on the live circuit for 50 years is set to appear on The Voice". Daily Record. Retrieved 25 June 2013. 
  5. ^ a b "Edinburgh's Colin Chisholm through to next stage of 'The Voice'.". The Edinburgh Reporter. Retrieved 25 June 2013. 
  6. ^ a b "Runrig Albums". Retrieved 25 June 2013. 
  7. ^ a b "The Official Charts Company - The Hearts Song ft Colin Chisholm by Hearts Squad Search". The Official Charts Company. 11 July 2013. 
  8. ^ "Bilbo Baggins". Retrieved 24 June 2013. 
  9. ^ a b "Colin Chisholm". BBC. Retrieved 25 June 2013.