Wikipedia : This day (February 13, 1950), in Chobham, Surrey, England, is born Peter Brian Gabriel simply known as Peter Gabriel, English singer and songwriter , best known as original singer with Genesis before going solo and co-founding the WOMAD festival
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@allmusic : Produced by Steve Lillywhite and released in 1980, the album established Gabriel as one of rock’s most ambitious, innovative musicians, as well as one of its most political — Biko, a song about a murdered anti-apartheid activist, became one of the biggest protest anthems of the ’80s.
@last.fm : He created one of the more innovative videos of its time for the song Sledgehammer, with the then-fledgling Aardman Animations studio.
@Discogs : As well as becoming a multi-platinum selling albums artist, he was the founder of the annual Womad music festival, owns one of Britain’s most in-demand recording studios, Real World Studios
Video : Musical Box (w/ Genesis) . Twilight Alehouse (w/ Genesis, Brussels, 1972) . Watcher of the Skies (w/ Genesis, Brussels, 1973) . Dancing with the Moonlit Knight (w/ Genesis, Montreal, 1974) . The Carpet Crawlers (w/ Genesis, 1976) . Solsbury hill (1977) . Modern Love + The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway (1978) . Here Comes The Flood (w/ Kate Bush, 1979) . Sledgehammer (Athens, 1987) . Don’t Give Up (w/ Sinéad O’Connor, Chile, 1990) . Games Without Frontiers (w/ Sting, The Simple Truth, 1991) . Digging In The Dirt . Blood of Eden (Aspel & Co., 1993) . Solsbury Hill (1994) . Red rain (w/ Natalie Merchant & Michael Stipe) . 7 Seconds (w/ Tracy Chapman & Youssou N’Dour, 1998) . Downside Up (w/ Melanie Gabriel) . on Late Night (2002) . Father Son (At Fila Forum) . Asimbonanga (w/ Johnny Clegg , Arctic 2005) . Imagine (Olympics, 2006) . Heroes (Verona,2010) . The Rhythm Of The Heat . Red Rain (Secret World, 2012) . Show Yourself (Back to Front, 2014) .