David Gilmour

David Gilmour

Actor, Original Music Composer

BIO

David Jon Gilmour is an English musician and multi-instrumentalist, who was the guitarist, lead vocalist and songwriter of the progressive rock band Pink Floyd. It is estimated that as of 2010, the group have sold over 250 million records worldwide, including 74.5 million units sold in the United States.

In addition to his work with Pink Floyd, Gilmour has worked as a producer for a variety of artists, and has enjoyed a successful career as a solo artist. Gilmour has been actively involved with many charities over the course of his career.

In 2005, he was appointed CBE for his services to music. He was awarded with the Outstanding Contribution title at the 2008 Q Awards. In 2011, Rolling Stone Magazine ranked him number 14 in their list of the greatest guitarists of all time.

Birthday

March 6, 1946

Place of birth

Cambridge, England

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The Pink Floyd and Syd Barrett Story

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The Kate Bush Story: Running Up That Hill

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La Carrera Panamericana with Music by Pink Floyd

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Momentary Lapses: The True Story of Pink Floyd

David Gilmour - Live at Pompeii