Liam Gallagher is best known as the charismatic front man of Manchester Britpop band Oasis. He was born William John Paul Liam Gallagher in Burnage, in September 1972 and raised with his elder brothers Noel & Paul by Irish parents. He first began singing with his school friend Paul “Guigsy” McGuigan, in a band called The Rain, which he soon suggested be renamed Oasis. In 1991 Noel joined the band and took the role of the main Oasis songwriter.
Oasis signed to independent record label Creation Records in 1993 and released their record-setting debut album 'Definitely Maybe' the following year. During the mid-Nineties Oasis enjoyed a meteorite rise to the top of the British charts with follow up albums '(What’s the Story) Morning Glory' & 'Be Here Now', until they eventually split in 2009.
After the break-up of Oasis, Liam Gallagher became the lead singer of Beady Eye, before performing as a solo artist. His debut solo album As You Were is scheduled to be released in October 2017.
Renowned for his unforgettable stage presence and self assured attitude, Liam Gallagher is regarded as one of the countries most recognisable pop-stars of his generation. In 2010 he was voted the greatest frontman of all time in a reader poll by Q magazine