Dave Gahan is an English singer-songwriter, who was born on May 9, 1962, in Epping, United Kingdom.
He is best known as the lead singer of the electronic band Depeche Mode since their debut in 1980.
Q magazine ranked Gahan No. 73 on its list of the “100 Greatest Singers” and No. 27 on its list of “The 100 Greatest Frontmen”.
Gahan is known for his “commanding presence on stage” and his “huge, deep baritone voice”. In 2020, Gahan was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Depeche Mode.
Although his bandmate Martin Gore continues to be the main songwriter for Depeche Mode, Gahan has contributed a number of songs to the albums Playing the Angel, Sounds of the Universe, Delta Machine, and Spirit.
Four of these songs were released as singles, including “Suffer Well” in the year 2005, “Hole to Feed” in the year 2009, “Should Be Higher” in the year 2013, and “Cover Me” in the year 2017.
Gahan’s albums as a solo artist are Paper Monsters (released in the year 2003) and Hourglass (in the year 2007).
He also contributed lyrics and sang lead vocals on the Soulsavers albums The Light the Dead See (in the year 2012), Angels & Ghosts (in the year 2015), and Imposter (in the year 2021).
Dave Gahan Siblings: Phil Gahan, Peter Gahan, Sue Callcott
Phil Gahan, Peter Gahan, and Sue Callcott are Dave Gahan brothers and sister.
His sister Sue Callcout was born in the year 1960, making her 62 years in 2022.
His brother Peter Gahan was born in the year 1966, making him 56 years in 2022.
And his brother Phil Gahan was born in the year 1968, making him 54 years in 2022.