Peter Gabriel

Peter Gabriel, English musician.

Peter Gabriel image

Peter Brian Gabriel (born 13 February 1950) is an English musician, singer, songwriter, record producer and activist. He rose to fame as the original lead singer of the progressive rock band Genesis. After leaving Genesis in 1975, he launched a successful solo career with "Solsbury Hill" as his first single. His 1986 album, So, is his best-selling release and is certified triple platinum in the UK and five times platinum in the U.S. The album's most successful single, "Sledgehammer", won a record nine MTV Awards at the 1987 MTV Video Music Awards and, according to a report in 2011, it was MTV's most played music video of all time.Gabriel has been a champion of world music for much of his career. He co-founded the WOMAD festival in 1982.

Peter Gabriel discography
4 months ago

Peter Gabriel discography ... This following is the solo discography of Peter Gabriel, an English singer-songwriter, musician and humanitarian activist who rose to fame as the lead...

Peter Gabriel (1977 album)
5 months ago

Peter Gabriel (1977 album) ... Peter Gabriel is the debut solo studio album by English progressive rock singer-songwriter Peter Gabriel and the first of four with the same eponymous...

Peter Gabriel (1980 album)
4 months ago

Peter Gabriel (1980 album) ... Peter Gabriel is the third eponymous solo studio album by English rock musician Peter Gabriel, released on 30 May 1980 by Charisma Records. The album...

Peter Gabriel (1982 album)
4 months ago

Peter Gabriel (1982 album) ... Peter Gabriel is the fourth eponymous studio album released by English rock musician Peter Gabriel. In the United States and Canada, the album was released...

Peter Gabriel (1978 album)
5 months ago

Peter Gabriel (1978 album) ... Peter Gabriel is the second solo album by English singer-songwriter Peter Gabriel, released in 1978. The album is the second of four with the same title...

Us (Peter Gabriel album)
5 months ago

Us (Peter Gabriel album) ... musician Peter Gabriel, released on 28 September 1992 by Real World Records. Following the release of his soundtrack album Passion in 1989, Gabriel started...

Sledgehammer (Peter Gabriel song)
4 months ago

Sledgehammer (Peter Gabriel song) ... rock musician Peter Gabriel. It was released as the lead single from his fifth studio album, So, on 21 April 1986. It was produced by Gabriel and Daniel...

Passion (Peter Gabriel album)
4 months ago

Passion (Peter Gabriel album) ... album released in 1989 by the English singer-songwriter Peter Gabriel. It was the first Peter Gabriel album to be released on Real World Records. It is his...

Up (Peter Gabriel album)
4 months ago

Up (Peter Gabriel album) ... studio and 13th album overall released by the English rock musician Peter Gabriel. It is his last full-length studio album of new original material to...

Birdy (Peter Gabriel album)
5 months ago

Birdy (Peter Gabriel album) ... English rock musician Peter Gabriel, for the movie of the same name, released in 1985 (see 1985 in music). The album marked Gabriel's first work with producer...

Peter Gabriel Revisited
4 months ago
Steam (Peter Gabriel song)
4 months ago
Peter Gabriel (disambiguation)
4 months ago
New Blood (Peter Gabriel album)
4 months ago
In Your Eyes (Peter Gabriel song)
4 months ago
So (album)
4 months ago
Don't Give Up (Peter Gabriel and Kate Bush song)
4 months ago
Flotsam and Jetsam (Peter Gabriel album)
4 months ago
Big Time (Peter Gabriel song)
5 months ago
This article is copied from an article on Wikipedia® - the free encyclopedia created and edited by its online user community. This article is distributed under the terms of GNU Free Documentation License.