Peter Frampton

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  • Birth Place: Beckenham, Kent, England
  • Profession: Rock singer, Guitarist, Songwriter
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Fast Facts

  • Started his first band, called the Little Ravens, when he was 10.
  • Childhood friends with David Bowie.
  • Released five albums with Humble Pie before going solo in 1971.
  • His 1976 double live album, Frampton Comes Alive!, is one of the best-selling live albums of all time.
  • Uses a talk box, dubbed "The Framptone," on famous hits "Do You Feel Like We Do" and "Show Me the Way."
  • Named Rolling Stone's Artist of the Year in 1976.
  • Decided to become a United States citizen after the 9/11 attacks.
  • Has a cameo in Cameron Crowe's 2000 film Almost Famous, for which he also served as a technical advisor. He portrays a road manager for Humble Pie, his real-life former band.

Awards

  • 1978, People's Choice Awards — Favorite Male Musical Performer: Winner
  • 2006, Grammy — Best Pop Instrumental Album: Winner

Relationships

  • Owen Frampton — Father
  • Jade Frampton — Daughter
  • Tiffany — Stepdaughter
  • Tina Elfers — Wife (separated)
  • Mia Rose Frampton — Daughter
  • Clive Frampton — Brother
  • Mary Lovett — Ex-wife
  • Peggy Frampton — Mother
  • Barbara Gold — Ex-wife
  • Julian Frampton — Son

Details

  • Birth Place: Beckenham, Kent, England
  • Profession: Rock singer, Guitarist, Songwriter