Harrison who lives in Melbourne, was coached in the program by British singer Seal. Craig has had three songs on the ARIA Singles Chart top 10 with his cover of “Unchained Melody” reaching No. 2 and his original song, “More Than a Dream”, at No. 3. His debut album titled More Than a Dream was released on 25 June 2013 and reached number 1 on the iTunes chart. His latest Album L.O.V.E was released April 11th 2014.
Everyone knows Harrison from his stand out performances on The Voice Australia. The 18 year old had to overcome challenges that would stop many people in their tracks, but growing up without his father, and becoming the man of the house at a young age Harrison battled a severe stutter when he spoke. To help build his confidence, his mother encouraged him to join the Victorian Boys Choir and undertake private tuition. He completed his VCE in 2012 at Sandringham College, where he was Music Captain. In 2010 Craig fronted Garage Band High and sang the lead on their video of the song “Viva la Vida”. has in his words, ‘my challenges have made me the person I am today.
In true testament to his character, his defining quote from the show was related to his discussion with Seal regarding his original song, ‘More than a dream’. Harrison said, ‘No matter whether you grew up without a father, you were bullied at school, or you can’t speak, you never stop. As a result these days this young man has been setting the carts alight