British music stars born in 1950

Here are 47 famous musicians from United Kingdom were born in 1950:

Peter Gabriel

Peter Gabriel (February 13, 1950 Chobham-) also known as Peter Brian Gabriel is a British singer, musician, record producer, artist, actor, film score composer, songwriter, flutist, humanitarian and music artist. He has four children, Anna-Marie Gabriel, Melanie Gabriel, Isaac Ralph Gabriel and Luc Gabriel.

Discography: Biko, Plays Live, Birdy, So, Passion: Music for the Last Temptation of Christ, Sledgehammer, Shaking the Tree: Sixteen Golden Greats, Digging in the Dirt, Us and Blood of Eden. Genres related to him: New Wave, Progressive rock, World music, Soft rock, Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock, Experimental rock, Hard rock, Art rock, Funk rock and Worldbeat.

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Billy Ocean

Billy Ocean (January 21, 1950 Fyzabad-) otherwise known as Ocean, Billy, Leslie Sebastian Charles, Billie Ocean or Ocean, Billie is a British singer and songwriter. He has three children, Cherie Charles, Antony Charles and Rachel Charles.

Related albums: Greatest Hits, Billy Ocean Collection, Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car, In Motion, L.I.F.E. (Love Is Forever), Let's Get Back Together: The Love Songs, Light Up the World With Sunshine, Love Really Hurts Without You, Nights (Feel Like Getting Down) and The Collection: 1976-1991. Genres related to him: Pop music, Rhythm and blues and Soul music.

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Peter Frampton

Peter Frampton (April 22, 1950 Bromley-) a.k.a. Peter Kenneth Frampton is a British musician, singer-songwriter, guitarist, singer, actor and multi-instrumentalist. His children are called Mia Rose Frampton, Jade Frampton and Julian Frampton.

His albums include Frampton’s Camel, Frampton, Frampton Comes Alive II, Classics, Volume 12, Startrax, 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Peter Frampton, Anthology, Extended Versions: The Encore Collection, Fingerprints and Frampton Comes Alive!. His related genres: Hard rock, Pop music, Rock music, Blues, Pop rock, Soft rock and Blues rock.

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Steve Ferrone

Steve Ferrone (April 25, 1950 Brighton-) a.k.a. Ferrone, Steve or Steven "Steve" Ferrone is a British drummer, composer and musician.

Genres he performed include Blues, Funk, Rhythm and blues and Rock music.

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Tony Banks

Tony Banks (March 27, 1950 East Hoathly with Halland-) also known as Banks, Tony, Anthony George "Tony" Banks, Anthony Banks or Anthony George Banks is a British keyboard player, film score composer, multi-instrumentalist, composer and musician. He has two children, Emily Banks and Benjamin Banks.

His discography includes: Bankstatement, Soundtracks, Still, The Fugitive, The Wicked Lady, Seven, A Curious Feeling and Strictly Inc.. Genres he performed: Pop rock, Progressive rock, Classical music, Rock music and Art rock.

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Paul Kossoff

Paul Kossoff (September 14, 1950 Hampstead-March 19, 1976 United States of America) also known as Kossoff Paul, Kossoff, Paul or Free was a British musician, songwriter and guitarist.

His albums: Koss, Stone Free, Live at Croydon Fairfield Halls, Back Street Crawler and Kossoff / Kirke / Tetsu / Rabbit. Genres: Hard rock, Rock music, Blues rock and Blues.

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Joan Armatrading

Joan Armatrading (December 9, 1950 Basseterre-) also known as Joan Armatrading, Joan Anita Barbara Armatrading or Armatrading, Joan is a British musician, singer, songwriter and singer-songwriter.

Her albums include Whatever's for Us, Back to the Night, Show Some Emotion, To the Limit, Steppin' Out, Me Myself I, The Key, Secret Secrets, Sleight of Hand and The Shouting Stage. Genres she performed include Folk music, Pop music, Rock music, Blues and Folk rock.

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Mike Rutherford

Mike Rutherford (October 2, 1950 Guildford-) also known as Michael Rutherford, Rutherford, Mike, Michael John Cleote Crawford Rutherford, Mike and the Mechanics or Alf is a British musician, songwriter and film score composer. He has three children, Tom Rutherford, Harry Rutherford and Kate Rutherford.

His discography includes: Acting Very Strange, Smallcreep's Day and Halfway There. Genres: Pop rock, Progressive rock, Art rock and Soft rock.

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Davitt Moroney

Davitt Moroney (December 23, 1950 United Kingdom-) also known as David Moroney is a British harpsichordist.

Related albums: French Suites BWV 812-819, Das wohltemperierte Clavier (harpsichord: Davitt Moroney), Pavans and Galliards and The Complete Keyboard Music of William Byrd.

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Neil Murray

Neil Murray (August 27, 1950 Edinburgh-) also known as Murray, Neil or Philip Neil Murray is a British musician, songwriter and bassist.

Genres: Heavy metal, Hard rock, Blues rock and Jazz fusion.

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Stephen Oliver

Stephen Oliver (March 10, 1950 Chester-April 29, 1992 London) also known as Stephen Michael Harding Oliver was a British opera composer and film score composer.

Genres he performed: Opera and 20th-century classical music.

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Roger Hodgson

Roger Hodgson (March 21, 1950 Portsmouth-) otherwise known as Hodgson, Roger, Charles Roger Pomfret Hodgson, Supertramp or Roger Charles Pomfret Hodgson is a British singer, musician, songwriter and composer. He has one child, Andrew Hodgson.

His most well known albums: In the Eye of the Storm, Rites of Passage, Open the Door, Hai Hai, Take The Long Way Home - Live In Montreal and Classics Live. Genres: Pop rock, Art rock and Progressive rock.

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Rod Smallwood

Rod Smallwood (February 17, 1950 United Kingdom-) is a British film producer.

His related genres: Heavy metal.

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Phil Lanzon

Phil Lanzon (March 23, 1950-) a.k.a. Lanzon, Phil is a British musician and composer.

Genres related to him: Progressive rock, Hard rock and Heavy metal.

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Elena Firsova

Elena Firsova (March 21, 1950 Saint Petersburg-) also known as Firsova, Elena Olegovna is a British composer.

Discography: The Mandelstam Cantatas (Studio for New Music Moscow feat. conductor: Igor Dronov, soprano: Ekaterina Kichigina).

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Gary Green

Gary Green (November 20, 1950 Stroud Green-) otherwise known as Green, Gary, Garry Green or Green, Garry is a British musician.

His albums: . Genres he performed: Blues rock and Progressive rock.

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Mark Clarke

Mark Clarke (July 25, 1950 Liverpool-) a.k.a. Clarke, Mark is a British musician.

Genres he performed include Rock music.

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Howard Shelley

Howard Shelley (March 9, 1950-) also known as Shelley, Howard is a British pianist.

His albums include Piano Concertos, Piano Concerto no. 1 / Piano Concerto no. 2 / Penguinski, Symphony no. 9 in E minor / Piano Concerto, An American in Paris / Suite: Catfish Row / Variations on "I Got Rhythm" / Girl Crazy / Strike Up the Band, , Suite No. 1 / Suite No. 2 / Symphonic Dances, Piano Sonata No. 1 in D minor, Op. 28 / Piano Sonata No. 2 in B-flat minor, Op. 36, , Orchestral Works, Volume 3: Coronation March / Phantasm / Summer / Vignettes de danse / There Is a Willow Grows Aslant a Brook / Sir Roger de Coverley and Symphony no. 1 / Piano Concerto no. 2 / Polonaise.

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Allan Corduner

Allan Corduner (April 2, 1950 Stockholm-) a.k.a. Alan Corduner or Allan Cordunner is a British actor and jazz pianist.

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Peter Van Hooke

Peter Van Hooke (April 6, 1950-) also known as Van Hooke, Peter is a British drummer, composer, record producer and television producer.

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Morgan Fisher

Morgan Fisher (January 1, 1950 Mayfair, London-) also known as FisherMorgan, Fisher Morgan, Fisher, Morgan, Stephen Morgan Fisher, Kapital Punischment, Malcolm Galaxy, The Incestors, Incestors, The, Combo Sartori, R.W. Atom, Atom, R.W., U.S. Nerds, 666, The Burtons, Burtons, The, Jah Wurzel, Wurzel, Jah or British Standard Unit is a British photographer and organist.

His albums include Hybrid Kids 1, Claws (Hybrid Kids 2), Inside Satie, Echoes of Lennon, Neverless, , Peace in the Heart of the City, Look at Life, McArthur Park / Wuthering Heights and Seasons.

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Tom Robinson

Tom Robinson (June 1, 1950 Cambridge-) a.k.a. Robinson, Tom is a British singer, singer-songwriter and radio personality.

His albums: Love Over Rage, Back in the Old Country, Having It Both Ways, Home From Home, Live at Abbey Road, Live At Eton EP, Living in a Boom Time, North by Northwest, Still Loving You and The Collection. Genres he performed: Pop music, Rock music, Punk rock and New Wave.

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Danny Kirwan

Danny Kirwan (May 13, 1950 Brixton-) also known as Kirwan, Danny, Danny or Daniel David "Danny" Kirwan is a British musician.

Discography: Second Chapter, Hello There Big Boy!, Danny Kirwan, Ram Jam City and Midnight in San Juan. Genres: Rock music, Blues and Blues rock.

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Simon Brint

Simon Brint (September 26, 1950 High Ham-May 29, 2011) otherwise known as Brint, Simon, Simon Tracey Brint or Raw Sex was a British film score composer, musician and actor.

His albums: Monach Of The Glen Soundtrack.

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Barbara Gaskin

Barbara Gaskin (June 5, 1950 Hatfield, Hertfordshire-) also known as Gaskin, Barbara is a British singer and musician.

Her most important albums: Up From the Dark, Selected Tracks, The Big Idea, Spin, As Far as Dreams Can Go, The Singles, It's My Party, The TLG Collection, Hour Moon and Green and Blue. Genres she performed: Folk music, Pop rock and Synthpop.

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Graham Russell

Graham Russell (June 11, 1950 Sherwood, Nottingham-) also known as Graham Cyrill Russell or Air Supply is a British musician, singer, guitarist and film score composer. He has two children, Samantha Russell and Simon Russell.

Genres he performed include Soft rock.

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Dirk Campbell

Dirk Campbell (December 30, 1950 Ismaïlia-) a.k.a. Mont Campbell or Campbell, Mont is a British composer, actor and film score composer.

His albums: Music From a Round Tower.

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Nick Toczek

Nick Toczek (September 20, 1950 Shipley-) a.k.a. Nick Toczeck or Toczek, Nick is a British writer, poet, journalist, singer, lyricist and radio broadcaster.

His most recognized albums: Intoczekated and The Intolerance Tape.

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Mike Howlett

Mike Howlett (April 27, 1950 Lautoka-) also known as Howlett, Mike or Mister T. Being is a British bassist and record producer.

Genres he performed include New Wave and Progressive rock.

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Genesis P-Orridge

Genesis P-Orridge (February 22, 1950 Victoria Park, Manchester-) also known as Genisis P. Orrigde, Neil Megson, Neil Andrew Megson, Psychic T.V., Genesis P'Orridge, P.T.V., Genesis Breyer P-Orridge, Genesis P. Orridge, DJ Doktor Megatrip, PT001, P. Ornot, Vernon Castle, Megs'on, Thee Majesty, Djinn, Shirley Ghostman, David Brooks, Comrade Leninsis Karl Mao P-Orridgski, G. P-O, Gen, Gen P-Orridge, Genesis Orridge, Genesis P-Ornot, Genesis P. Orridge Ornot or Prof. Genesis P-Orridge is a British singer-songwriter, musician, writer, poet, actor, performer and film score composer. He has two children, Caresse P-Orridge and Genesse P-Orridge.

His most recognized albums: Genesis P-Orrige With Hafler Trio, Sirens (Ultradrug – Thee Sequel), Temporary Temple & Atonal, Ultradrug, Cold Dark Matter, Vis Spei, A Perfect Pain, The Industrial Sessions 1977, Alaura / Slave Priest and Direction ov Travel. His related genres: Industrial music, Experimental music, Psychedelia and Psychedelic music.

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Harry Williamson

Harry Williamson (May 12, 1950 United Kingdom-) a.k.a. Williamson, Harry is a British , .

His albums: Tarka, Gypsy Suite and Stroking the Tail of the Bird.

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Duncan MacKay

Duncan MacKay (July 2, 1950 England-) also known as Duncan Mackay or Mackay, Duncan is a British songwriter.

His most recognized albums: .

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Catherine Howe

Catherine Howe (May 17, 1950 Halifax-) also known as Howe, Catherine is a British singer and actor.

Discography: What a Beautiful Place and .

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Dennis Elliott

Dennis Elliott (August 18, 1950 London-) also known as Elliott, Dennis or Dennis Leslie Eliott is a British , .

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Tony Wilson

Tony Wilson (February 20, 1950 Salford, Greater Manchester-August 10, 2007 Withington) also known as Anthony Howard Wilson, Anthony H. Wilson, Anthony Wilson, Wilson, Tony, Mr. Manchester, Anthony H Wilson or Mr Manchester was a British presenter, journalist, impresario, businessperson, radio personality and actor. His children are Oliver Wilson and Isabel Wilson.

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Graham Johnson

Graham Johnson (July 10, 1950 Bulawayo-) also known as Johnson, Graham is a British pianist.

Discography: The Hyperion Schubert Edition, Volume 2: Schubert's Water Songs, The Hyperion Schubert Edition, Volume 7: Schubert in 1815 I, The Hyperion Schubert Edition, Volume 22: An 1815 Schubertiad II, The Hyperion Schubert Edition, Volume 35: Schubert 1822-1825, The Hyperion Schubert Edition, Volume 4: Schubert & His Friends II, The Hyperion Schubert Edition, Volume 16: Schiller Settings, The Hyperion Schubert Edition, Volume 14: Schubert & the Classics, The Hyperion Schubert Edition, Volume 3: Schubert & His Friends I, The Hyperion Schubert Edition, Volume 26: An 1826 Schubertiad and .

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Loyd Grossman

Loyd Grossman (September 16, 1950 Marblehead-) a.k.a. Lloyd Grossman, Loyd Daniel Gilman Grossman or Grossman, Loyd is a British journalist, presenter, chef and actor.

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Robbie McIntosh

Robbie McIntosh (May 6, 1950 Dundee-September 23, 1974 Los Angeles) a.k.a. McIntosh, Robbie or Robert Broderick James 'Robbie' McIntosh was a British drummer and musician.

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George Fenton

George Fenton (October 19, 1950 London-) also known as Fenton, George Howe or George Richard Ian Howe is a British composer, actor, film score composer and conductor.

His discography includes: Shadowlands, A Handful of Dust, Anna and the King, Dangerous Beauty, Ever After: A Cinderella Story, High Spirits, Land and Freedom, Sweet Home Alabama, The Blue Planet and You've Got Mail.

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David Wilson-Johnson

David Wilson-Johnson (November 16, 1950 Northampton-) a.k.a. Jumbo Johnson is a British actor, singer and opera singer.

His albums include At Twilight: Chorale Music by Percy Grainger and Edvard Grieg, Rachmaninov: The Bells (Choral Symphony) / Vocalise / Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Duo / Festival Coronation March, Jungle Book, and The English Song Series, Volume 11: Complete Folk-Song Arrangements / Complete Part-Songs for Women's Voices.

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Julie Walters

Julie Walters (February 22, 1950 Smethwick-) a.k.a. Julia Mary Walters, Julia Mary Walters, CBE, Julia Mary "Julie" Walters or Julia Mary "Julie" Walters, CBE is a British actor, voice actor and author. She has one child, Maisie Mae Roffey.

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Enn Reitel

Enn Reitel (June 21, 1950 Forfar-) is a British actor, impressionist, voice actor and screenwriter.

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Rob Guest

Rob Guest (July 17, 1950 Birmingham-October 2, 2008 Melbourne) also known as Robert John Guest was a British actor.

His albums: Standing Ovation.

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Howard Griffiths

Howard Griffiths (February 24, 1950 Hastings-) is a British conductor.

His albums: J.S. Bach: Keyboard Concertos BWV 1060 / 1061 / 1062 / 1063 ( Zürcher Kammerorchester feat. conductor: Howard Griffith, piano: Güher & Süher Pekinel), Cello Concerto / Grand Fantasia and Toccata / Eclogue, Regina Coeli / Symphony in G Major / Symphony in E-Flat Major / Missa Sancti Francisci Seraphici, Complete Symphonies and Lyric Concerto: Music for Strings from Turkey.

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Lindsay Duncan

Lindsay Duncan (November 7, 1950 Edinburgh-) also known as Lindsay Vere Duncan, Lindsay Vere Duncan, CBE or Lindsay Duncan, CBE is a British actor and voice actor. She has one child, Cal McRae.

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Sheila White

Sheila White (October 18, 1950 London-) is a British actor, singer and screenwriter.

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Chris Bradford

Chris Bradford (May 4, 1950 Liverpool-) a.k.a. Christopher Michael Bradford is a British songwriter and musician.

Genres he performed include Hard rock and Folk rock.

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