Billy Bragg

United Kingdom

Billy Bragg Bio

Who is Billy Bragg

Billy Bragg, who is also known by his nickname Bard of Barking, is a renowned singer and songwriter from England. He has also established himslef as a left-wing activist.

Early Life (Childhood)

Talented and enthusiastic, Billy was born in December 1957 in Barking, Essex, England. He was born to Dennis Frederick Austin Bragg and Marie Victoria D'Urso.

Interesting Facts

His net worth is expected to be around $5 million. He induced his desire in poetry since he was 12. He is the founder of the punk rock band Riff Raff.

Personal Life

Though he is one of the reputed singer in the United Kingdom, information related to his love affairs and married life is almost inaccessible.


He has been honored with Q Classic Songwriter Award once.


It is said that he didn't pass the eleven-plus exam which prevented him an admission to University.