Facts of Fatboy Slim
|Age:||57 years 11 months|
|Birth Date:||July 31, 1963|
|Full Name:||Fatboy Slim|
|Birth Place:||Bromley, United Kingdom|
|Net Worth:||$ 30 million|
|Height / How tall :||6 feet 0 inches (1.83m)|
|Profession:||musician, DJ, and record producer|
|Education:||Reigate Grammar School, Brighton Polytechnic|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Sagittarius, Gemini, Aries|
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I'm not a big fan of football records. I thought Three Lions was quite a good anthem and World In Motion was a good record, apart from the John Barnes rap.
I think English people were a lot better at breakdancing than they were at making records.
I try to make people smile and dance, not think about things or educate them.
I make music for the hips, not the head.
Relationship Statistics of Fatboy Slim
|What is Fatboy Slim marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Divorce|
|How many children does Fatboy Slim have ? (name):||Two (Nelly May Lois Cook, Woody Fred Cook)|
|Is Fatboy Slim having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Fatboy Slim gay ?:||No|
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Quentin Leo Cook (Fatboy Slim) has married two times in his career. He married Philippa Watson in 1986. The marriage was short-lived and the pair separated in 1988.
Cook later married TV personality Zoë Ball on 20 August 1999. The wedding ceremony took place at Babington House in Somerset. After breaking up in January 2003, the pair reconciled after three months. They have a son Woody Fred Cook and a daughter Nelly May. The couple separated after 18 months on 24 September 2016.
Who is Fatboy Slim?
Quentin Leo Cook, also known as Fatboy Slim is an English musician, DJ, and record producer. Previously, he was the bassist for the band the Housemartins. Additionally, he also formed the Brighton Port Authority with David Byrne in 2008. Presently, he has the record Record for the most top 40 hits under different names.
Fatboy Slim’s Early Life, Childhood, and Education
Cook was born as Quentin Leo Cook in Bromley on July 31, 1963. Throughout his childhood years, he grew up in Reigate, Surrey. He developed a keen interest in the world of music since his childhood years. He is of British nationality. Furthermore, he belongs to the English ethnic background.
Talking about his education, Slim attended Reigate Grammar School. Additionally, he was also enrolled at Brighton Polytechnic to read a B.A. in English, politics, and sociology.
Fatboy Slim’s Career, Salary, Net Worth
Cook initially joined the guitar band called The Housemartins. Additionally, the band’s albums, London 0 Hull 4 and The People Who Grinned Themselves to Death reached Top 10 of the UK Albums Chart. Eventually, Cook formed Beats International alongside Lindy Layton, Lester Noel, D.J. Baptiste, MC Wildski, and Andy Boucher. The group’s first album was ‘Let Them Eat Bingo’. Furthermore, he also formed Freak Power with Ashley Slater and singer Jesse Graham. The band’s debut album ‘Drive-Thru Booty’ was released in 1994. He began popular as Fatboy Slim from 1996.
Cook has used several aliases in his performances. Some of them include Arthur Chubb, Cheeky Boy, Cook Da Bass, The Feelgood Factor, Margret Scratcher, Mighty Gus Poyetz, Stomping Pondfrogs and Yum Yum Head Food among others. To date, he has collaborated with several artists including The Brighton Port Authority, Fried Funk Food, Rockaway Three, and Pizzaman among others. He has released four albums, ‘Better Living Through Chemistry’, ‘You’ve Come a Long Way, Baby’, ‘Halfway Between the Gutter and the Stars’, and ‘Palookaville’.
Cook has won three Brit Awards. Additionally, he has also won one Grammy Award in the category of Best Music Video for ‘Weapon of Choice’. Furthermore, Cook has also won MVPA Awards, NME Awards, Q Award, MTV Europe Music Award, and MTV Video Music Award.
Slim has not revealed his current salary. However, he has an estimated net worth of around $ 30 million at present.
Fatboy Slim’s Rumors, Controversy
Cook’s long history of alcoholism has been criticized over the years. Additionally, he checked into a rehabilitation center in Bournemouth on 4 March 2009At present, there are no rumors concerning his life and career.
Fatboy Slim’s Body Measurement
Talking about his body measurement, Slim has a height of 6 feet (1.83 m). Additionally, his hair color is dark brown and his eye color is blue.
Fatboy Slim’s Social Media
Slim is active over the social media. He has a huge number of followers on social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter as well as Instagram. He has more than 155k followers on Twitter. In addition, he has more than 160k followers on Instagram. Similarly, his Facebook page has more than 1M followers.
References: (billboard.com, soundcloud.com)