Aled Haydn Jones

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Birthday
9, 1976
Birthplace
Aberystwyth, Wales
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
9, 1976 (age 43)
Birthplace
Aberystwyth, Wales

About

Welsh singer and media host who first found fame as a teen thanks to his hit cover of the song "Walking in the Air." He went on to present the TV shows Daybreak, Cash in the Attic and Escape to the Country as well as programs on BBC Radio Wales and Classic FM.

Before Fame

He became part of the choir of Bangor Cathedral when he was 9 years old.

Trivia

He received a BASCA Gold Badge Award in 2009 for his contribution to music.

Family Life

His mother Nest is a teacher and his father Derek used to be a draftsman for a shipbuilder. He married Claire Fossett in 2001. Their daughter Emilia is an actress and their son's name is Lucas.

Associated With

He has sung for both Pope John Paul II and Queen Elizabeth II.