Alex Harvey

Blues Singer

Birthday February 5, 1935

Birth Sign Aquarius

Birthplace Scotland

DEATH DATE Feb 4, 1982 (46)

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Scottish blues and rock musician who led The Sensational Alex Harvey Band.

Before Fame

He worked odd jobs such as carpentry and tomb stone carving. His first gigs were with skiffle groups in the early 1950s.


He was very active in the glam rock movement of the 1970s.

Family Life

He was the older brother of guitarist Les Harvey.

Associated With

He and Susan Boyle are both Scottish-born singers.