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Craig David
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David performing at The Queen's Birthday Party in April 2018
Background information
Birth name Craig Ashley David
Born 5 May 1981 (1981-05-05) (age 39)
Southampton, Hampshire, England
Genres
Occupation(s)
  • Singer
  • songwriter
  • rapper
  • record producer
Years active 1997–present
Labels
Associated acts
  • Artful Dodger
  • Kano
  • DJ Assad

Craig David (born 5 May 1981 in Southampton) is a British pop singer. He rose to fame as the singer on the Artful Dodger's Rewind which reached number two in late 1999. In 2000 he had number one hits with Fill me in and 7 days. At the end of that year he was named best UK newcomer and best R&B act at the MOBO Awards. His albums Born to do it and Slicker than your average were released in 2001 and 2002 respectively.

David has been nominated for thirteen Brit Awards. He was nominated four times for Best British Male, and twice received a Grammy Award nomination for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance.



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