Facts of Boy George
|Full Name:||Boy George|
|Age:||59 years 8 months|
|Birth Date:||June 14, 1961|
|Birth Place:||Eltham, Kent, England|
|Net Worth:||$35 million|
|Height / How tall :||6 feet 0 inches (1.83m)|
|Profession:||Singer and Songwriter|
|Father's Name:||Gerry O'Dowd|
|Mother's Name:||Dinah O'Dowd|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Leo, Aquarius, Libra|
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I tend to deal with depression by being angry which is probably not a good thing. What really makes me depressed? I guess sometimes there's a revelation that you're on your own no matter how many people you know - that's quite depressing.
Relationship Statistics of Boy George
|What is Boy George marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Single|
|Is Boy George having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Boy George gay ?:||Yes|
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Currently, Boy George is considered as single.
Previously, from January 2007 to April 2007, he dated Audun Carlsen, a Norwegian model. Their relationship ended in a bitter was as Audun haked George’s computer to borrow photographs and other contents. Later, he took to the press and blackmailed him for the money.
In 2006, he had an affair with a British actress, Martine McCutcheon for a year. Also, he was in a relationship with Michael Dunne in 1980s for 11 years, but eventually they broke up.
He was in a longtime relationship with Culture Club drummer Jon Moss. But this affair ended due to some differences.
- 1 Who is Boy George?
- 2 Age(57), Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Nationality
- 3 Boy George: Education History
- 4 Boy George: Early Professional Life and Career
- 5 Boy George: Lifetime Achievement and Awards
- 6 Boy George: Salary and the Net worth
- 7 Boy George: Rumors and Controversy
- 8 Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
- 9 Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
Who is Boy George?
Boy George is the lead British singer, DJ and fashion designer, and songwriter of the pop band Culture Club.
Boy George who is famous for his soulful voice and androgynous appearance was part of the English New Romantic movement which was introduced in the late 1970s to the early 1980s.
Age(57), Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Nationality
The popular British singer Boy George was born on June 14, 1961, in Eltham, Kent, England as George Alan O’Dowd with a zodiac sign Gemini. His parents are Gerry and Dinah O’Dowd.
George grew up young with his four brothers (Gerald, Kevin, David, and Richard) and one sister (Siobhan). He claims that he had a lonely childhood, referring to himself as the “pink sheep” of the family despite being a part of the large working-class Irish brood.
George used to dress outlandishly to stand out from the crowd.
Boy George: Education History
He joined the Eltham Green School but was expelled cause of his bold ideas and preposterous style of dressing and behaving.
His further education history is not available at the moment.
Boy George: Early Professional Life and Career
George engaged in petty jobs to sustain himself when George was thrown out of the school as he was not fully accepted by his family for who he was. He was engaged as a fruit picker, milliner, etc.
Around the 1980s, The New Romantic Movement emerged in the U.K where George’s flamboyant style caught the attention of Malcolm McLaren and was accepted to join ‘Bow Wow Wow’.
Boy George established his own band with bassist Mikey Craig, drummer Jon Moss and Roy Hay which had people from different ethnic cultures and beliefs in their group that become a reason behind their band so called as ‘Culture Club’.
In 1982 Culture club’s first album ‘Kissing to Be Clever’ got released and the hit single ‘Do You Really Want to Hurt Me?’ established him as a talented singer all over the world. He played himself in an episode of the television series ‘The A-Team’ in 1986.
He released the album ‘Coming Home’ in 2013 which was released digitally for the first time and reached on number 2 on the Juno Download Chart.
Boy George: Lifetime Achievement and Awards
George’s musical performance, Taboo, at the Venue was nominated for a 2003 Laurence Olivier Theatre Award as the Hilton Awards for Best New Musical of 2002.
He was selected for Broadway’s 2004 Tony Award as Best Score (Music and/or Lyrics) for “Taboo”.
Boy George: Salary and the Net worth
The actual amount of salary of this singer is not known. However, he has a net worth of around $35 million.
Boy George: Rumors and Controversy
There are no recent records of his rumors and controversy. However, in 2009 he was sent down for 15 months after falsely imprisoning a Norwegian model in his flat, handcuffing him to a wall and beating him.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
Boy George body measurement is proportional and appropriate along with his height. His height is noticed to be 6ft, however, his weight is around 80 kg. Moreover, his eye color is hazel and hair color is dark brown. His chest, biceps, and waist size is 42-14-34 inches. He wears the shoe size of 10(US).
Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
Boy George seems to be active on twitter with 462K followers, Facebook with 874K followers and Instagram with 444K followers.