Now that he's signed a swanky record deal with Capitol Records in the USA, it seems that the only way is up for Gavin James.

The Dubliner may be on the verge of following in Hozier's footsteps, as he clocked up his first US TV performance with a high-profile slot on ABC's Dancing with the Stars last night.

James performed his song 'The Book of Love' live on the show, which you can see below.

He was also extremely excited about the fact, tweeting photos from the set: