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Paul Weller

Paul Weller


Famous as :

Singer, songwriter

Birth Name :

John William Weller

Birth Date :

May 25, 1958

Birth Place :

Woking, Surrey, England, UK

Spouse :

Dee C. Lee (pop singer, 1988 - 1994)

Claim to fame :

Self-titled debut album "Paul Weller" (1992)

Latest News

Paul Weller: Facebook Is a Waste of Time

November 25, 2010 04:08:20 GMT

Rocker will not be joining Facebook any time soon - he's blasted social networking websites as "distracting" and a waste of time. The former The Jam frontman's representatives have set up an account on the popular site to keep fans up-to-date with his album releases and tour dates.

Paul Weller Weds His Girlfriend Hannah Andrews

October 04, 2010 08:13:16 GMT

Rocker is a married man after exchanging vows with his young girlfriend Hannah Andrews. The former The Jam frontman wed Andrews in an intimate ceremony in Capri, Italy last week, according to Britain's The Sun.

Lady GaGa, Paul Weller and Green Day Lead Britain's Q Awards Nominations

September 18, 2010 04:33:33 GMT

, and are among the big acts who have been nominated for trophies at Britain's Q Awards in October. The "Poker Face" hitmaker is up for best female artist, as well as best live act, which will see her battle it out against , and Green Day.

Missing Out Mercury Prize, Dizzee Rascal Snatches GQ Award

September 08, 2010 07:27:46 GMT

Rapper had no time to be upset after losing out on the 2010 Mercury Prize on Tuesday, September 7 - he won a GQ Award on the same evening. The hip-hop star missed out on becoming the first ever artist to win the coveted Mercury Prize twice after rockers took home the honor at a ceremony in London's Grosvenor House Hotel.

The xx Beats Paul Weller at 2010 Mercury Music Award

September 08, 2010 07:25:54 GMT

Rockers served up a shock at the 2010 Mercury Music Prize announcement on Tuesday, September 7 by beating red-hot favorite to the top album honor. The London trio was stunned by the prestigious music award for their debut, "", which was named Britain's best album of the past year.

Paul Weller on 27 Years Age Gap Between Him and Girlfriend

September 07, 2010 03:21:58 GMT

has spoken out about his love for his young girlfriend Hannah Andrews - insisting he doesn't even notice their 27-year age-gap. The former The Jam frontman hit the headlines two years ago when it emerged he had left his partner of 13 years, Samantha Stock, for a backing singer less than half his age.

Paul Weller Thinks Royal Honor From the Queen Is 'Silly'

August 25, 2010 03:11:57 GMT

once turned down a notable award from Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, branding the honor from the royal "silly". The former The Jam frontman has revealed he was to be saluted by Her Majesty for his illustrious music career but he declined the offer.

Paul Weller and Corinne Bailey Rae Nominated for 2010 Mercury Prize

July 21, 2010 02:45:53 GMT

Veteran rocker will go head-to-head with artists including , and for the coveted 2010 Mercury Prize. The Jam star's latest album "" has made the shortlist of 12 records which are under consideration for Britain's most prestigious music trophy.

Paul Weller Thinking About Taking Botox

April 30, 2010 09:43:43 GMT

Veteran rocker is tempted to fight the aging process with Botox jabs - because he is "so vain". The former The Jam frontman, 51, admits the facial-freezing injections appeal to him because he obsesses over his appearance and hates seeing wrinkles on his face.

Paul Weller Branding Bono and Sting 'Conceited'

April 28, 2010 09:05:37 GMT

has slammed and frontman , branding the rockers "conceited" and their music "rubbish". The former The Jam star opens up about his grievances with the stars in the latest edition of Britain's Q magazine - and he's not holding back on his opinions.

Paul Weller Defends Decision to Leave Dying Father and Continue Tour

April 21, 2010 04:09:29 GMT

has defended his decision to continue a U.S. tour when his father was dying - insisting his dad would have wanted him to carry on performing. The British rocker was in America last year when his family informed him that his father John, who suffered from dementia, was seriously ill.

Paul Weller Reportedly Engaged to Hannah Andrews

April 13, 2010 10:17:24 GMT

Veteran rocker has reportedly proposed to his 24-year-old backing singer girlfriend. The former The Jam frontman met Hannah Andrews on his 22 Dreams tour in 2008 when she provided backing vocals for his band.

Picture Gallery

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