British music stars born in 1955

Here are 38 famous musicians from United Kingdom were born in 1955:

Lesley Garrett

Lesley Garrett (April 10, 1955 Thorne, South Yorkshire-) otherwise known as Lesley Garett or Garrett, Lesley is a British singer, musician, presenter and singer-songwriter.

Her most recognized albums: Simple Gifts, A Soprano in Love, So Deep Is the Night, The Soprano's Greatest Hits, Travelling Light, When I Fall in Love, A Soprano Inspired, I Will Wait for You, The Singer and The Beauty of the Soprano. Genres: Classical music and Crossover.

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Mick Jones

Mick Jones (June 26, 1955 Wandsworth-) also known as Michael Geoffrey Jones, Michael Lewis Jones, Jonesy or Michael Geoffrey "Mick" Jones is a British singer, musician, songwriter, guitarist, film score composer and actor. He has one child, Lauren Jones.

Related albums: Good Morning Britain. Genres: Punk rock, Rock music, Post-punk, Alternative rock and Pop music.

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Marina Sirtis

Marina Sirtis (March 29, 1955 East End of London-) also known as Sirtis, Marina or Rina is a British actor and voice actor.

Her albums: Disease.

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Joolz Denby

Joolz Denby (April 9, 1955 Colchester-) also known as Joolz is a British , .

Her albums include Weird Sister, Hex, Spirit Stories, 1983 - 1985, Never Never Land..., The Kiss and .

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Oliver Weindling

Oliver Weindling (September 14, 1955-) is a British , .

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Miles Tredinnick

Miles Tredinnick (February 18, 1955 Warrington-) a.k.a. Riff Regan is a British novelist, singer and screenwriter.

Genres he performed include Rock music.

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Steve McNicholas

Steve McNicholas (August 11, 1955 Wakefield-) is a British composer, film director, screenwriter, film editor, actor, film score composer and film producer.

His most well known albums: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack: Riot.

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Annie Whitehead

Annie Whitehead (July 16, 1955 Oldham-) a.k.a. Whitehead, Annie is a British trombonist.

Her albums include Soupsongs Live - The Music of Robert Wyatt, Pick Up Sticks, Paper of Pins, Mix Up and Starvation.

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Rowland Charles Gould

Rowland Charles Gould (March 4, 1955 Shanklin-) also known as Boon or Gould, Boon is a British guitarist.

Genres: Jazz-funk.

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Rob Dean

Rob Dean (April 23, 1955-) a.k.a. Dean, Rob is a British musician.

Genres he performed: New Wave, Glam rock, Art rock and Synthpop.

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Karen Dotrice

Karen Dotrice (November 9, 1955 Guernsey-) is a British actor, child actor and voice actor. She has three children, Isabella Nalle, Griffin Nalle and Garrick Hyde-White.

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Billy Idol

Billy Idol (November 30, 1955 Stanmore-) also known as William Broad, William Michael Albert Broad or Generation X is a British singer, musician, actor and songwriter. He has two children, Willem Wolf Broad and Bonnie Blue.

His most important albums: Wasteland, Sessions at AOL, Scream, Prodigal Blues, Heroin, Devil's Playground, The Essential, Greatest Hits, Idol Songs: 15 of the Best and Shock to the System. Genres: Hard rock, Punk rock, Rock music, Pop rock, New Wave, Post-punk, Heavy metal, Post-grunge, Glam rock and Dance-rock.

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Jem Finer

Jem Finer (July 20, 1955 Stoke-on-Trent-) also known as Finer, Jem, Jeremy Max Finer or The Pogues is a British film score composer.

Genres related to him: Folk rock, Celtic punk, Folk punk and Celtic rock.

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Charlie Morgan

Charlie Morgan (August 9, 1955 Hammersmith-) a.k.a. John Charles Morgan is a British drummer and percussionist.

Genres he performed include Rock music.

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Green Gartside

Green Gartside (June 22, 1955 Cardiff-) a.k.a. Paul Julian Strohmeyer is a British singer.

Genres he performed include Post-punk, New Wave, Synthpop and Blue-eyed soul.

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Hazel O'Connor

Hazel O'Connor (May 16, 1955 Coventry-) also known as Hazel O'Conner, Hazel O' Connor or O'Connor, Hazel is a British singer, singer-songwriter and actor.

Her albums: Breaking Glass, Calls the Tune, Sons and Lovers, (Cover Plus) We're All Grown Up, Hanging Around, To Be Freed, Beyond the Breaking Glass, Cover Plus, Hidden Heart and L.A. Confidential. Genres she performed: Alternative rock, New Wave, New Age, Folk music and New-age music.

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Garry Bushell

Garry Bushell (May 13, 1955 Woolwich-) also known as Bushell, Garry, Garry Llewellyn Bushell, garry Bushell, Gary Bushel or Gal Gonad is a British journalist, presenter, author and musician.

Genres: Punk rock.

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Bob Chilcott

Bob Chilcott (April 9, 1955 United Kingdom-) also known as Chilcott, Bob is a British conductor and composer.

His albums: Man I Sing: Choral Music by Bob Chilcott, The Rose in the Middle of Winter, Requiem / Pavane and High Flight.

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Jerry Dammers

Jerry Dammers (May 22, 1955 Udhagamandalam-) also known as Dammers, Jerry is a British keyboard player, songwriter and disc jockey.

Genres: Ska.

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Christopher Warren-Green

Christopher Warren-Green (July 30, 1955 England-) otherwise known as Warren-Green, Christopher or Christopher Warren-Greene is a British conductor, violinist and music director.

His albums include Scheherazade / Tsar Sultan Suite, Serenade for Strings / Serenade for Wind, , The Four Seasons / Concertos and Minimalistes. Genres: Classical music.

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Rowan Atkinson

Rowan Atkinson (January 6, 1955 Consett-) also known as Rowan Sebastian Atkinson, Mr. Rowan Atkinson, Row, Mr. Bean or Ro Atkinson is a British actor, comedian, screenwriter and voice actor. He has two children, Benjamin Atkinson and Lily Atkinson.

Discography: Live in Belfast, The Very Best Of Mr. Bean, Not Just a Pretty Face and (I Want to Be) Elected.

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Jimmy Pursey

Jimmy Pursey (February 9, 1955 Hersham-) also known as James Timothy Pursey, Sham 69 or Pursey, Jimmy is a British singer and record producer.

Discography: Alien Orphan, Lucky Man, Imagination Camouflage, Alien Orphan and Animals Have More Fun. Genres related to him: Punk rock.

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Helen O'Hara

Helen O'Hara (January 3, 1955-) also known as Helen Bevington or O'Hara, Helen is a British fiddler.

Her discography includes: A Night In Ireland and Southern Hearts.

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Martin Jackson

Martin Jackson (August 30, 1955 United Kingdom-) is a British , .

Genres he performed: New Wave, Punk rock, Post-punk and Sophisti-pop.

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Francesca Simon

Francesca Simon (February 23, 1955 St. Louis-) a.k.a. Simon, Francesca is a British writer and author. She has one child, Joshua Stamp.

Her albums: Horrid Henry and the Secret Club and Horrid Henry's Underpants.

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Anthony Thistlethwaite

Anthony Thistlethwaite (August 31, 1955 Lutterworth-) a.k.a. Thistlethwaite, Anthony, Anto or Anto Thistlethwaite is a British musician and multi-instrumentalist.

His related genres: Folk rock.

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Topper Headon

Topper Headon (May 30, 1955 Bromley-) also known as Headon, Topper, Nicholas Bowen Headon, Nicholas Bowen "Topper" Headon or Nicky Headon is a British drummer, songwriter and percussionist.

His albums include Waking Up. Genres he performed: Jazz, Rock music, Punk rock, Reggae, Rhythm and blues, Soul music and Rock and roll.

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Steven Severin

Steven Severin (September 25, 1955 Highgate-) a.k.a. Steve Severin, John Bailey, Steve Havoc, Siouxsie and the Banshees, The Glove or Steven John Bailey is a British musician, record producer, bassist, songwriter, film score composer and composer. He has one child, Cage Severin.

His albums: Visions, The Woman in the Dunes and Maldoror. Genres he performed: Gothic rock, New Wave, Punk rock, Post-punk and Alternative rock.

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Thereza Bazar

Thereza Bazar (May 23, 1955 Toronto-) also known as Bazar, Thereza or Thereza Lorraine Bazar is a British songwriter and singer.

Her discography includes: The Big Kiss. Genres she performed: Pop music.

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Richard Benson

Richard Benson (March 10, 1955 Woking-) a.k.a. Richard Philip Henry John Benson is a British musician.

His albums: Animal Zoo, and Renegade. His related genres: Heavy metal, Progressive rock, Hard rock and Blues rock.

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Pete Shelley

Pete Shelley (April 17, 1955 Leigh-) also known as Shelley, Pete, Peter McNeish, Peter Shelley, Peter Campbell McNeish or Pete Shelly is a British singer, guitarist, musician and songwriter.

His albums include Homosapien, Heaven and the Sea, XL-1, No One Like You, Sky Yen, I Don’t Know What It Is, Homosapien and Never Again. Genres: New Wave, Punk rock, Power pop and Pop punk.

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Chris White

Chris White (July 13, 1955 Bristol-) a.k.a. White, Chris is a British composer, musician and saxophonist.

His albums include Shadowdance. Genres he performed: Celtic rock, Rock music, Country and Blues.

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Michael Chance

Michael Chance (March 7, 1955 Penn-) a.k.a. Chance, Michael is a British actor and singer-songwriter.

Discography: The Art of Counter Tenor, Carmina Burana, A Purcell Companion, Lutheran Masses, Volume 2, , Israel in Egypt, Lamentations, , Sacred Cantatas, Volume 2 (The Purcell Quartet feat. soprano: Emma Kirkby, couter-tenor: Michael Chance, tenor: Charles Daniels, bass: Peter Harvey, violin: Clare Salaman) and Messiah.

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Nick Feldman

Nick Feldman (May 1, 1955 London-) also known as Nicholas Laurence Feldman is a British singer, musician, bassist and talent manager.

Genres he performed: New Wave, Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock, Dance music and Electronic dance music.

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Georgie Born

Georgie Born (November 15, 1955 Wheatley-) also known as Georgina Born is a British musician, professor and anthropologist.

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Edward Tudor-Pole

Edward Tudor-Pole (December 6, 1955 Lambeth-) also known as Edward TudorPole, Tudor-Pole, Edward, Ed Tudor Pole, Eddie Tudor Pole, Edward Tudor Pole, Eddie Tenpole, Tenpole Tudor, Eddie Tudor-Pole or Ed Tudor-Pole is a British presenter, singer, actor and musician.

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Nick Magnus

Nick Magnus (February 1, 1955 Emsworth-) a.k.a. Magnus, Nick is a British musician.

His albums include Hexameron, Children of Another God and Inhaling Green.

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Jamie Moses

Jamie Moses (August 30, 1955 United Kingdom-) is a British guitarist.

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