Peter Wolf

Rock Singer
Born Mar 7, 1946

Peter Wolf is an American rhythm and blues, soul and rock and roll musician, best known as the lead vocalist for the J. Geils Band from 1967 to 1983; and for a successful solo career with writing partner Will Jennings.

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1946 Birth Born on March 7, 1946.


1967 21 Years Old He then saw the J. Geils Blues Band in concert and quickly joined in 1967. … Read More


1983 37 Years Old Creative differences followed their album Freeze Frame, causing Wolf to part ways with the J. Geils Band in 1983. … Read More


1987 41 Years Old In 1987, Wolf released his next solo album, Come As You Are, with the title track notching Wolf not only another top-15 hit on the pop charts but also a number one hit on the Mainstream Rock Charts. … Read More


2009 63 Years Old The J. Geils Band reunited for a series of shows in 2009, including opening night at the Boston House of Blues.
2010 64 Years Old On August 14, 2010, the J. Geils Band teamed up with Aerosmith for a concert at Boston's Fenway Park. … Read More
2016 70 Years Old His eighth solo album, A Cure for Loneliness, was released in April 2016. Wolf was married to actress Faye Dunaway from 1974 to 1979.
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