Peter Gabriel

United Kingdom

Peter Gabriel Bio

Who is Peter Gabriel

Peter Gabriel is a singer, songwriter and musician. He is also a humanitarian activist. He came to known as the lead singer and flautist of the rock band Genesis. He then started his solo career after he left the band in 1975.

Early Life (Childhood)

Peter was born in Chobham, Surrey, England to Ralph Parton Gabriel and Edith Irene. His father Ralph was an electrical engineer who died at the age of 100. He attended a private primary school in Woking, Survey.

Interesting Facts

His birth name is Peter Brian Gabriel. His net worth is estimated to be $70 million. Peter is also a flutist. He also performed John Lennon’s “Imagine” at the opening ceremonies of the 2006 Winter Olympics in Italy.

Personal Life

His first wife name is Jill Moore. He has two daughters with Jill named Anna-Marie and Melanie Gabriel. Since 1980, he lived with actress Rosanna Arquette. His second wife name is Meabh Flynn. He has two sons with her named Isaac Ralph and Luc.


In 1987, he won MTV Video Music Award for Video of the Year and MTV Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award. He also won Grammy Award for Best Arrangement and for Best Song Written. In 2015, he won UK Festival Award.


There were rumors on Genesis Reunion.