Ashton Irwin

Ashton Irwin
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Ashton Irwin is the name of a famous Australian singer and drummer, who belongs to Australian pop-rock band 5 Seconds of Summer as a member alongside Michael Gordon Clifford, Calum Hood and Luke Hemmings.  In December 2011 he joined 5 Seconds of Summer when the band was in need of a drummer for a gig.


Ashton was born in Hornsby, Australia. He celebrates his birthday on July 7 and was born in 1994, which makes his age 26 this year.

He was born to Anne Marie Irwin the eldest child. Ashton has a younger sister named Lauren Dawkins and a younger brother named Harry Dawkins.

He belongs to mixed ethnicity and holds an Australian nationality. For elementary and graduation he attended Richmond High School.


While there is little public information about Ashton ’s childhood, it is known that at a young age he developed a strong passion for music. Reportedly, he got his 1st drum set when he was eight and learned to play it almost immediately.

Moreover, he also learned to play the piano, saxophone, and guitar over the years. In 2011, he started his music career with a band named Swallow The Goldfish, where he has written and performed original songs.

Before he was asked to join 5SOS, Ashton hated the band since they would always forget the words to songs while they made their YouTube videos.

On 3 December 2011, he joined the Australian pop-rock band 5 Seconds when the band was in need of a drummer for a gig. He got more attention after the release of the guys’ first collaboration, particularly, the single Out of My Limit in 2012.

In the following year, 5 Seconds of Summer invited by Harry Styles’ band One Direction on their Where We Are Tour. He collaborated in a music video Valentine along with Mike Elizondo, Justin Tranter, Luke Hemmings, and Calum Hood. On 26 August 2018, the boys posted an audio music video for Valentine to their official YouTube channel.

Personal Life

People are always curious to know Ashton Irwin girlfriend name. The multi-talented guy is single by his relationship status. There is nothing said about his current relationships.

According to the source, he was in a relationship with model Bryana Holly, who is a signed model of Wilhelmina Models Los Angeles/Miami. She has been featured in Playboy.

Net worth

Talking his estimated net worth, Ashton estimated net worth & salary for 2020 have yet to be determined. But sites claimed that his estimated net worth approx  $ 2 million. However, it wouldn’t be wrong to claim that he enjoys a luxurious living.


  • The musician is a multi-instrumentalist.
  • Ashton is good at playing piano, guitar, saxophone, and surely drums.
  • He attended Richmond High School before starting his music career in 2011.
  • In December 2011, he joined 5 Seconds of Summer.
  • Ashton released the debut single  Out of My Limit in 2012.
  • He was previously in a relationship with model Bryana Holly.
  • Ashton was raised with a sister named Lauren and a brother named Harry.
  • He could not stand 5 Seconds of Summer as they always forgot words in their videos on the YouTube channel.
  • Ashton auditioned for X-factor in November 2010.
  • Before joining 5SOS, Ashton Irwin used to work at KFC.