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David A. Stewart

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David Allan "Dave" Stewart is an English musician, songwriter and record producer, best known for his work with Eurythmics. He is usually credited as David A. Stewart, to avoid confusion with other musicians named "Dave Stewart".

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CHILDHOOD

1952 Birth Stewart was born in Sunderland, England, in 1952 and he attended Bede Grammar School for Boys. … Read More

TWENTIES

1973 20 Years Old Previously married from 1973 to 1977, Stewart married former Bananarama member Siobhan Fahey (who later formed Shakespears Sister) in 1987. The couple have two children (Sam and Django) but divorced in 1996.
1976 23 Years Old In late 1976, he was introduced to Annie Lennox by Paul Jacobs. … Read More
1980 27 Years Old The Tourists split up in 1980, as did Stewart and Lennox, though the pair continued to work together. They formed a new musical project named Eurythmics. After a string of hit singles and albums, the duo split in 1990, but reunited in 1999 for the album Peace and another world tour. … Read More

THIRTIES

1986 33 Years Old Stewart would go on to write and produce for a variety of other artists throughout the years. In 1986, he collaborated with Bob Geldof on tracks for his debut solo album Deep in the Heart of Nowhere. … Read More
1989 36 Years Old In 1989, Stewart produced the debut album by Russian singer-songwriter Boris Grebenshchikov, Radio Silence. … Read More
1990 37 Years Old When Eurythmics dissolved in 1990, Stewart moved to France and immediately released an album with his new band The Spiritual Cowboys. … Read More
1992 39 Years Old In 1992, Stewart collaborated with singer Terry Hall (formerly of The Specials, The Fun Boy Three and The Colourfield) on the project Vegas. … Read More

FORTIES

1993 - 1999 5 More Events
2000 47 Years Old Though he had previously directed music videos, he made his feature film directorial debut in 2000 with Honest, a black comedy set in Swinging London in the late 1960s featuring three members of the British girl group All Saints. … Read More
2001 48 Years Old On 4 August 2001, Stewart married Dutch photographer Anoushka Fisz with whom he has two daughters, Kaya and Indya. … Read More
2002 49 Years Old In November 2002, Stewart worked with former South African president Nelson Mandela. … Read More

FIFTIES

2006 53 Years Old In 2006, Stewart resurrected Platinum Weird, a band he allegedly formed in the early 1970s in London with singer Erin Grace, but which was in reality created in 2004. … Read More
2007 54 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2007, Stewart announced on his MySpace page that he would be playing live concerts showcasing his entire career. … Read More
2008 55 Years Old 1 More Event
Also included is the song "American Prayer" written by Stewart with Bono of U2, for which Dave Stewart shot a video clip in support of the campaign of US presidential candidate Barack Obama, featuring various film and music stars, which premiered on YouTube on 23 August 2008.
In July 2010, Stewart recorded his first solo album of new material since 1998's Sly-Fi. … Read More
On 24 February 2011, Stewart tweeted that he had just produced a new album by Joss Stone, stating that they also wrote 10 songs together.
In May 2012 it was announced that Stewart would be playing four UK shows in September 2012 to support the release of his new album The Ringmaster General.

LATE ADULTHOOD

2013 60 Years Old In 2013, Stewart released "Lucky Numbers" which was recorded on a boat in the South Pacific for 12 days … Read More
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