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Barry Gibb information
Barry Gibb information
|Birth date:||September 1, 1946 age 68|
|Birth place:||Douglas, Isle of Man|
|Height:||5 ft 10 in (1.8 m)|
|Profession:||Singer, Record producer, Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Songwriter, Musician, Actor, Screenwriter|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Spouse:||Linda Gray (m. 1970), Maureen Bates (m. 1966–1970)|
|Children:||Steve Gibb, Ashley Gibb, Alexandra Gibb, Michael Gibb, Travis Gibb|
|Siblings:||Robin Gibb, Maurice Gibb, Andy Gibb, Lesley Gibb|
|Music groups:||Bee Gees (1958 – 2012), The Rattlesnakes|
Barry Gibb net worth & biography:
Barry Alan Crompton Gibb, CBE (born 1 September 1946) is a musician, vocalist, songwriter and producer who rose to worldwide acclaim as a founder member of the Bee Gees, among the very commercially successful and critically acclaimed groups in the annals of popular music. They returned to England where they attained world-wide recognition. He was likewise known for his high pitched falsetto singing voice. “Guinness World Records” records Gibb as the next most successful songwriter ever behind Sir Paul McCartney.
Gibb’s career has spanned over fifty years. In 1994, he was inducted to the Songwriters Hall of Fame along with his brothers. In 1997, as an associate of the Bee Gees, he was inducted to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and received the Brit Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music.
In 1966, the Bee Gees moved to Spin Records. Gibb’s dad, acting as the group’s supervisor, contended with Fred Marks of Festival Records, maintaining inferior promotion, while Marks maintained there was a dearth of public interest. The solution came when producer Nat Kipner offered to sign the lads to his newly formed label, Spin Records. Festival got distribution rights for Spin, the brothers got guarantees of studio time as well as a producer who had been going from his strategy to work together, and Kipner got what he considered possibly the most effective group in Australia, built on the base of Gibb’s proven abilities. Their first single in 1966 was a rock number “I Want Home” backed having a love ballad “Cherry Red”. Additionally in 1966, the Bee Gees released their first successful single “Spicks and Specks”, that has been charted in Australia, New Zealand, Netherlands as well as in the united kingdom between 1966 and 1967. But after in October, the Bee Gees determined to leave Australia and moved back to their hometown in England. Kipner consented to permit them to go but he allowed the Australian rights to whatever they managed to record during another several years.