David Gray is a British singer-songwriter from Sale, England. Gray released his first studio
album in 1993 and received worldwide attention after the release of White Ladder six years later.
He has been nominated for four Brit Awards - twice for Best British Male.
David Peter Gray
June 13th, 1968 ( age
Sale, England, United Kingdom
Indie rock, folk rock, folktronica
Musician, songwriter, producer
University of Liverpool
Olivia (m. 1993)
Vocals, guitar, piano, harmonica
David Gray -
vocals, acoustic guitar, piano
Rob Malone -
bass guitar, acoustic guitar, electric guitar, backing vocals
Neill MacColl -
acoustic guitar, electric guitar, mandolin, backing vocals
Keith Prior -
drums, percussion, backing vocals
Tim Bradshaw -
keyboards, lap steel, backing vocals
David Gray Trivia
• He is the brother-in-law of Phil and Paul Hartnoll of
• David participated in Soccer Aid in 2006
• In 2011, a portrait of Gray was painted by British artist Joe Simpson,
the painting was exhibited around the UK including a solo exhibition at The Royal Albert Hall.
David Gray Quotes
"That record companies are crap, insane, huge and messy non-decision making entanglements is just a fact.
That's not the reason why things don't work. You've got to make the right record."