Liam Gallagher - Bio, Net Worth, Wife, Age, Height, Band, Kids, Facts

Liam Gallagher

Facts About Liam Gallagher

Celebrated Name Liam Gallagher
Age 50 Years Old
Nick Name Liam, Our Kid
Birth Name William John Paul Gallagher
Birth Date 1972-09-21
Gender Male
Profession Singer , Songwriter
Birth Nation England
Place Of Birth Manchester, UK
Nationality British
Ethnicity Mixed
Horoscope Virgo
Religion Catholicism
School St. Bernard's RC Primary School
High School Barlow Roman Catholic High School
Educational Qualification GCSEs
Marital Status Married
Wife Patsy Kensit (M. 1997; Div. 2000) and Nicole Appleton (M. 2008; Div. 2014)
Partner Debbie Gwyther
Children Four
Son Lennon Francis Gallagher and Gene Gallagher
Daughter Molly and Gemma Gallagher
Father Thomas Gallagher
Mother Peggy Gallagher
Siblings Three
Brothers Noel and Paul Anthony Gallagher
Sisters Emma Davies
Body Type Slim
Height 5 feet 11 inches
Weight 80 Kg
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Dark Brown
Net Worth $8 Million
Salary Under Review
Source of Wealth Music Industry
Sexual Orientation Straight
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Music is itself a vast meaning. People have different definitions of music. According to Pablo Casals, "Music is the divine way in which you can say beautiful poetics verses to the human heart" and Frederick Delius says, "Music is how our soul outbursts." So, the above thoughts clearly elaborate that every people have their own definition of music as per their emotions and the way they think.

Today, we are going to talk about a music celebrity who has had a deep passion for music since his childhood and later became a successful singer and songwriter. He is not other than Liam Gallagher who began his career as a vocalist in a local band called The Rain. Later the band becomes famous and known as Oasis. Upon the Oasis disbanded, he pursue his solo career which makes him quite popular. During her career, he released three solo albums, two live albums, one EP, 15 singles, and 11 music videos. If you like to know more about him and his career, you should read the below article.

Where does Liam Gallagher come from?

Liam Gallagher was born in 1972 to his parents and later named him William John Paul Gallagher. Currently, he is aged 49 years old and his birthdate is September 21. He is from Manchester, England, and holds British nationality. He belongs to mixed ethnicity. His birth sign is Virgo and his religious views are Catholicism.

Similarly, his parents are Peggy and Thomas Gallagher who are Irish immigrants. Later, his parents were separated. Also, he has two brothers and one sister with whom he was raised in childhood. They are Noel, Paul Anthony, and Emma Davies.

For education, he went to study at St. Bernard's RC Primary School and the Barlow Roman Catholic High School in Didsbury where in gained four GCSEs in 1990. Further, he was once suspended for three months from high school at the age of 16 because of fighting.

Liam Gallagher's music career

  • Liam Gallagher begin his music career as a vocalist through his school friend's band named The Rain. The band only rehearsed once a week and did not get many gigs. Later, they changed into Oasis.
  • In 1993, They played a four-song set at King Tut's Wah Wah Hut in Glasgow, where Alan McGee of Creation Records discovered them and signed them for a six-album deal.
  • They then released their first album, Definitely Maybe on August 28, 1994, which become the fastest-selling British debut album of all time.
  • After a year, they released their second album, (What's the Story) Morning Glory? on October 02, 1995. The album was even more successful, becoming the third-best-selling album in British history.
  • After two years, they released their third album, Be Here Now on August 21, 1997, and set a new record as the fastest-selling album in UK chart history.
  • The same year, Their debut album, Definitely Maybe was named the 14th greatest album of all time in a "Music of the Millennium" poll conducted by HMV.
  • In 2000, two members of the Oasis band departed during the recording of their fourth album, Standing on the Shoulders of Giants. However, they released the album and received generally mixed reviews.
  • After two years, They released their fifth album, Heathen Chemistry.
  • In 2005, They released their sixth album, Don't Believe the Truth. The album won two Q Awards: a special People's Choice Award and Best Album.
  • In 2008, they released their seventh album, Dig Out Your Soul, and the second-fastest selling album of the year, selling 90,000 copies.
  •  In 2009, the band slipt upon Noel Gallagher, a songwriter who walked out of the band. 
  • Until Oasis slipt up, they released seven studio albums, two live albums, five compilation albums, six video albums, one extended play, and twenty-eight singles which includes one double single, nineteen promotional singles, and thirty-six music videos. 
  • The remaining band members then formed the band named Beady Eye.
  • In 2010, they released their first single, Bring the Light. The same year, he also launched Pretty Green, a clothing line.
  • After a year, they released their first album, Different Gear, Still Speeding, and led the Japan Tsunami Disaster Relief Gig at O2 Academy Brixton.
  • After two years, they released their second album, BE, and started a tour as secret gigs at Glastonbury.
  • In 2014, he announced that Beady Eye had disbanded through the social media platform. He stated that the band was "no longer" and thanked fans for their support. 
  • Until Beady Eye disbanded, they released two studio albums, one extended play, eleven singles, and ten music videos.
  • Since 2016, he was pursuing a solo career.
  • After a year, he released his first solo album, As You Were. The album achieved the highest single-week vinyl sales in 20 years, with 16,000 copies sold.
  • The same year, he released his first solo single, Wall of Glass with an accompanying music video.
  •  In 2018, he performed Live Forever at the Brit Awards as a tribute to the victims of the 2017 Manchester Arena attack.
  • After a year, he released several of his singles like Shockwave, The River, Once, and One of Us. 
  • He also released his second solo album, Why Me? Why Not in 2019. The album received mostly positive reviews from music critics.
  • The same year, he played an acoustic set for MTV Unplugged in Hull City Hall.
  • In 2020, he released a live EP entitled Acoustic Sessions, which contained 7 live acoustic performances of both his solo and Oasis songs, as well as the original demo version of "Once".
  • During the worldwide COVID-19 lockdown, he posted several humorous video clips to Twitter of him singing various Oasis hits with reworked lyrics to advise his fans to wash their hands.
  • The same year, he released his MTV Unplugged performance as his first live album, MTV Unplugged (Live At Hull City Hall), containing 10 of the 17 songs played.
  • In 2022, he released his third solo album, C'mon You Know.
  • Besides music, he is also active in the film industry.
  • In 2015, he appeared alongside Stephen Fry in a short film for Comic Relief titled National Treasures.
  • In 2017, he appeared in the George Michael documentary Freedom and he also made an appearance alongside his mother Peggy and son Gene in a celebrity edition of the Channel 4 series Gogglebox in aid of Stand Up to Cancer.
  • In 2019, he released a documentary called As It Was, following his life after Beady Eye and his life leading up to his solo debut album As You Were.
  • Also, he is set to star alongside sons Lennon and Gene in a documentary called Liam Gallagher: 48 Hours at Rockfield, which will document 48 hours in Rockfield Studios with exclusive performances and interviews.

Who is Liam Gallagher married to?

Liam Gallagher has a list of relationships to date. Firstly, he was married to actress, Patsy Kensit. The pair met in the 90s and dated each other. They later exchanged their wedding vows on April 7, 1997, at Marylebone Town Hall. Together, the couple blessed a son named Lenon Francis Gallagher. After three years of marriage, they were divorced in 2000. 

He then married Canadian singer, Nicole Appleton. After almost eight years of living together, they exchanged their wedding vows on February 14, 2008, at Marylebone Town Hall. Together, the couple blessed a son named Gene Gallagher. Also, this relationship ended in divorce in 2014. After that, he started dating his assistant, Debbie Gwyther. He proposed to her during a holiday on the Amalfi Coast in August 2019. The couple had intended to marry in Italy in the summer of 2020 but their wedding had been postponed to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Currently, they live in the Highgate area of London together but whether the couple is married or not, is not clear yet.

Besides that, he was previously in a romantic relationship with a celebrity like Lisa Morish (1997), with whom he has a daughter named Molly, and Liza Ghirbani (2011-12), with whom he has a daughter named Gemma.

How much is Liam Gallagher worth?

Liam Gallaher was active in the music industry since 1991. During his career, he had released 03 studio albums, 02 live albums, 01 extended plays, and 15 singles to date. Thus, he probably earned the sum of a decent amount of money and fame throughout his career as a musician. Based on some online sites, his current estimated net worth is said to be $8 million. However, his salary and other financial details are yet to be disclosed.

How tall is Liam Gallagher?

Liam Gallaher has a slim body with a height of 5 feet 11 inches and he weighs around 80 Kg. Similarly, she has a pair of blue eyes and his hair color is dark brown. Further, his other body information details are yet to be disclosed. Overall, he has a fit and fine body with good health.

Trivias About Liam Gallagher You Need To Know.

  • Nearly drowned in a river when he was a child.
  • Has said he would like to make a movie about his experience in Oasis.
  • He sings with his arms behind his back and ensures that the microphone comes extremely close between his upper lip and nose.
  • One of the many eccentricities of this Britpop singer is that he claimed to be a re-incarnation of John Lennon, despite being born 8 years before his death.
  • He, along with his band members, organized a fundraiser for the Japan Tsunami Disaster and raised more than 150,000 pounds for the British Red Cross.