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Andrew W.K.
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Andrew W.K. in 2006.
Background information
Birth name Andrew Fetterly Wilkes Krier
Born (1979-05-09) May 9, 1979 (age 43)
Stanford, California, U.S.
Origin Ann Arbor, Michigan (raised in), New York City, New York (lives in)
Genres Hard rock, heavy metal, punk rock, dance-punk
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Vocals, Piano, Keyboards, Guitar, Bass guitar, Drums
Years active 1998–present
Labels Universal Music Group, Hanson, Mercury, Island, Bulb, Skyscraper Music Maker, Steev Mike
Associated acts Wolf Eyes, Current 93, To Live and Shave in L.A., Lab Lobotomy, Baby Dee, Lee "Scratch" Perry, Music Band, Mr. Velocity Hopkins, Kathode, Kangoo, The Beast People, Stormy Rodent, Scheme, the Malt Lickers, Isis and Werewolves, Sucking Coeds

Andrew Fetterly Wilkes Krier (born May 9, 1979 in Stanford, California) is an American rock singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, entertainer, and motivational speaker better known by his stage name, Andrew W.K.. He married his wife, Cherie Pourtabib (who is also known as Cherie Lily). His song "Party Hard" is one of his most famous songs and it also became an internet meme on 4chan where it is considered one of their anthems.


Studio albums

Year Album
2001 I Get Wet
2003 The Wolf
2006 Close Calls With Brick Walls
2009 55 Cadillac


Year Album
1999 Party Til You Puke
2002 The "Party All Goddamn Night" EP

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