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Tom Chaplin

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Birthday
8, 1979
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
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Birthday
8, 1979 (age 40)
Birthplace
England

About

Lead vocalist and songwriter for the alternative rock band, Keane, the group known for "Somewhere Only We Know." Alongside him in Keane are pianist and composer Tim Rice-Oxley, bassist Jesse Quin and drummer Richard Hughes.

Before Fame

He was previously in the band, The Lotus Eaters, in which he covered such artists as U2, Oasis, and The Beatles at pubs throughout Sussex.

Trivia

He was a huge soccer fan and revealed his devotion to Ipswich Town on Soccer AM in 2010.

Family Life

His father, David Chaplin, was a headmaster at Vinehall School in Robertsbridge, where he was a student alongside future bandmates Tim Rice-Oxley and Richard Hughes. He has a daughter named Freya with his wife Natalie, whom he married in 2011.

Associated With

He was part of the re-recording of Bob Geldof's "Do They Know It's Christmas?" in 2004.

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