born 13 February 1950 in Chobham, Surrey
Peter Gabriel Concert 2018
Peter Brian Gabriel is an English singer, musician, and songwriter who rose to fame as the lead vocalist and flautist of the progressive rock group Genesis. After leaving Genesis, he went on to a successful solo career.
Gabriel has won numerous music awards throughout his career, including 3 Brit Awards – winning Best British Male in 1987, 6 Grammy Awards, 13 MTV Video Music Awards and was honored as a BMI Icon for his “influence on generations of music makers” (2007).
Gabriel was also awarded the Polar Music Prize in 2009, and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Genesis in 2010 and he is to be inducted as a solo artist in 2014.