John Reid

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Birthday
9, 1949
Birthplace
Paisley, Scotland
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
9, 1949 (age 70)
Birthplace
Paisley, Scotland

About

Scottish former music manager who steered the careers of major artists such as Elton John and Queen. He also worked as a promoter for EMI and was hired to be the manager of Irish dancer Michael Flatley.

Before Fame

He studied marine propulsion at Stow College in Glasgow, Scotland.

Trivia

He was a judge on the Australian version of The X Factor in 2005.

Family Life

His mother Betty was a shop worker and his father John was a welder. He's also known for having had a long-term romantic relationship with Elton John.

Associated With

He was once a student of singer Gerry Rafferty at St. Mirin's Academy.