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Spouse: Meabh Flynn (9 June 2002 - present) 2 children; Jill Moore (17 March 1971 - 1987) (divorced) 2 children

Peter Gabriel was one of the founding members and former lead singer for the rock group Genesis. He left the group for a solo career in 1975.

Dated Rosanna Arquette

His own company, Real World, promotes world musicians and their music.

His song "Solsbury Hill" is titled after a small hill on the edge of the city of Bath, England. The hill is the site of an ancient dwelling and is now part the UK National Trust.

Two daughters: Anna-Marie born on July 26, 1974 Melanie born August 23, 1976.

Member and promoter of Amnesty International.

Because of his song "Biko", about South African civil rights leader Stephen Bantu Biko, the apartheid government of South Africa banned all of Peter Gabiel's recordings. The bans have since been lifted.

Some sources state that he suffers from bipolar disorder.

His song "Biko" was covered by Simple Minds on their 1989 album "Street Fighting Years".

Genesis had one hit single during his time as the lead singer, "I Know What I Like (In Your Wardrobe)" which reached 21 in 1974. It was later covered by former Marillion singer Fish on his 1993 album "Songs From The Mirror".

Genesis' 1974 album "The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway" came sixth in Classic Rock Magazine's list of the 30 greatest concept albums of all time. (March 2003)

His song, "I Don't Remember", was covered by Marillion frontman Steve Hogarth and the H Band on the album "Live Spirit: Live Body" (released 2002).

He can play piano, keyboards, percussion, flute, recorder and harmonica.

His famous song "Solsbury Hill" talks about why he decided to leave Genesis while the band was growing at a fast rate.

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