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Liam Gallagher
Background information
Birth name William John Paul Gallagher
Born 21 September 1972 (1972-09-21) (age 47)
Burnage, Manchester, England
Genres Rock, Britpop
Occupations Musician, songwriter, fashion producer
Instruments Vocals, guitar, tambourine
Years active 1991 – present
Labels Creation Records
Big Brother Records
Epic Records
Associated acts Oasis, Beady Eye, The Rain

William John Paul "Liam" Gallagher (born 21 September 1972) is a British musician and songwriter.

Gallagher is best known as a singer in the rock band Oasis alongside his older brother Noel before the band split up in 2009. Gallagher later formed a new band called Beady Eye. Former Oasis members Gem Archer, Andy Bell and Chris Sharrock were also in the new band. Beady Eye disbanded in 2014.

In 2010 Gallagher was selected as "best frontman" by reader's of Q magazine.

His debut solo album As You Were was released 6 October 2017, which proved to be a critical and commercial success, topping the UK Albums Chart and being certified Platinum.


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