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Ian Watkins

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Birthday
30, 1977
Birthplace
Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
30, 1977 (age 41)
Birthplace
Merthyr Tydfil, Wales

About

Alternative rock singer and lyricist for the Welsh band Lostprophets, the group known for the song "Last Train Home." He was one of the primary reasons for the band's dissolution, as he was charged with being a sex offender in 2013. He was sentenced to 29 years in jail.

Before Fame

He earned a degree in graphic design from the University of Wales. One of his first bands was called Aftermath.

Trivia

He and Lostprophets earned a #4 platinum-certified album with Start Something in 2004.

Family Life

He dated Joanne Nikita from 2006 to 2011.

Associated With

His band provided the song "Lucky You" for Spider-Man 2, which starred Tobey Maguire. He was in Lostprophets with Mike LewisIlan Rubin, and Luke Johnson.