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Faris Badwan

Rock Musician
Male
Born Sep 21, 1986
Age 29
Hometown Bexley

Faris Badwan is an English musician, best known as the lead vocalist of The Horrors, and more recently one half of Cat's Eyes with Rachel Zeffira.

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Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Faris Badwan.

CHILDHOOD

1986 Birth Born on September 21, 1986.

TEENAGE

1999 12 Years Old In 1999, Badwan obtained a scholarship to the exclusive public boarding school Rugby School, where he met Horrors bassist Tomethy Furse.
2004 17 Years Old Continuing his education, Badwan moved to London to study illustration at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design in 2004, eventually deferring from his studies to concentrate on his musical career with the band.
2005 18 Years Old Badwan is best known as vocalist for The Horrors, an Alternative Rock band formed in Southend-on-Sea in 2005, their debut album "Strange House" was released in 2007. … Read More

TWENTIES

2007 20 Years Old Badwan and his band were thrown out of a concert in Massachusetts in 2007 after he accidentally smashed a ceramic bust of Elvis Presley on stage. … Read More
2008 21 Years Old Badwan also produced Hatcham Social's 2008 single "So So Happy Making". … Read More
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