Wattie Buchan

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Birthday
24, 1957
Birthplace
Edinburgh, Scotland
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
24, 1957 (age 62)
Birthplace
Edinburgh, Scotland

About

Punk rock singer known as much for being a member of the band The Exploited as for his outspoken nature and feuds with bands, singers, religion, and politics.

Before Fame

Prior to joining the Exploited, he served in the British Army. The band released their debut album, Punks Not Dead, in 1981.

Trivia

During a tour in 2014, he suffered a heart attack on stage, forcing the band to cancel their tour.

Family Life

He married Gena Buchan. His brother Wullie became the drummer for The Exploited.

Associated With

He's expressed a particular distaste for the band Green Day, and nearly got into a fight with Billie Joe Armstrong after having to present the singer with an award.