Adam Clayton

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Adam Charles Clayton
  • Birth Place: Chinnor, Oxfordshire, England
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 03/13/1960, Pisces
  • Profession: Bassist; songwriter
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Adam Clayton Fast Facts:
  • Best man at Bono's 1982 wedding.
  • Gave up alcohol in 1996.
  • Recorded the "Theme From Mission: Impossible" for the 1996 Tom Cruise film with U2 drummer Larry Mullen Jr.
  • Inducted, as a member of U2, into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2005.
  • Became a father for the first time in 2010.
  • Has played on albums by Daniel Lanois, Nanci Griffith, Robbie Robertson, and Little Steven & the Disciples of Soul.
  • Adam Clayton Relationships:
  • Mariana Teixeira - Wife
  • Brian Clayton - Father
  • Susie Smith - Ex-significant Other
  • Sarah - Sister
  • Sebastian Clayton - Brother
  • Naomi Campbell - Ex-significant Other
  • Jo Clayton - Mother
  • Adam Clayton Awards:
  • 2002 Oscar: Best Achievement in Music (Original Song) - Nominee
  • 1993 Grammy: Best Alternative Music Album - Winner
  • 1988 Grammy: Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal - Winner
  • 2004 Grammy: Best Rock Song - Winner
  • 2005 Grammy: Song of the Year - Winner
  • 1987 Grammy: Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal - Winner
  • 2001 Grammy: Best Rock Album - Winner
  • 2004 Grammy: Best Short Form Music Video - Winner
  • 2013 Oscar: Best Achievement in Music (Original Song) - Nominee
  • 2001 Grammy: Record of the Year - Winner
  • 1987 Grammy: Album of the Year - Winner
  • 2005 Grammy: Best Rock Album - Winner
  • 1988 Grammy: Best Short Form Music Video - Winner
  • 2005 Grammy: Album of the Year - Winner
  • 2001 Grammy: Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal - Winner
  • 1992 Grammy: Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal - Winner
  • 2001 Grammy: Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal - Winner
  • 2005 Grammy: Best Rock Song - Winner
  • 2000 Grammy: Record of the Year - Winner
  • 2000 Grammy: Song of the Year - Winner
  • 2000 Grammy: Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal - Winner
  • 2003 Golden Globe: Best Original Song - Motion Picture - Winner
  • 2014 Golden Globe: Best Original Song - Motion Picture - Winner
  • 2010 Golden Globe: Best Original Song - Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 2004 Grammy: Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal - Winner
  • 2005 Grammy: Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal - Winner
  • 1994 Grammy: Best Music Video - Long Form - Winner

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