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Peter Gabrielz Net Worth:Peter Brian Gabriel (born 13 February 1950) is an English singer-songwriter, musician and humanitarian activist who rose to fame as the lead vocalist and flautist of the progressive rock band Genesis. After leaving Genesis, Gabriel went on to a successful solo career, with "Solsbury Hill" his first single. His 1986 album, So, is his most commercially successful, and is certified triple platinum in the UK and five times platinum in the US. The album's biggest hit, "Sledgehammer", won a record nine MTV Awards at the 1987 MTV Video Music Awards, and it remains the most played music video in the history of MTV.Gabriel has been a champion of world music for much of his career. He co-founded the WOMAD festival in 1982. He has continued to focus on producing and promoting world music through his Real World Records label. He has also pioneered digital distribution methods for music, co-founding OD2, one of the first online music download services. Gabriel has been involved in numerous humanitarian efforts. In 1980, he released the anti-apartheid single "Biko". He has participated in several human rights benefit concerts, including Amnesty International's Human Rights Now! tour in 1988, and co-founded the WITNESS human rights organisation in 1992. In collaboration with entrepreneur Richard Branson, Gabriel developed The Elders, which was launched by Nelson Mandela in 2007.Gabriel has won numerous music awards throughout his career, including three Brit Awards—winning Best British Male in 1987, six Grammy Awards, thirteen MTV Video Music Awards, the first Pioneer Award at the BT Digital Music Awards, and in 2007 he was honoured as a BMI Icon at the 57th annual BMI London Awards for his "influence on generations of music makers". In recognition of his many years of human rights activism, he received the Man of Peace award from the Nobel Peace Prize Laureates in 2006, and in 2008, TIME magazine named Gabriel one of the 100 most influential people in the world. Gabriel was also honoured with the Q magazine Lifetime Achievement award in 2006, the Ivor Novello Awards for Lifetime Achievement in 2007, and the Polar Music Prize in 2009.AllMusic has described Gabriel as "one of rock's most ambitious, innovative musicians, as well as one of its most political". He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Genesis in 2010, followed by his induction as a solo artist in 2014.
|Birth date:||February 13, 1950|
|Birth place:||Chobham, United Kingdom|
|Education:||Charterhouse School, Cable House, St. Andrew's Preparatory School|
|Spouse:||Meabh Flynn (m. 2002), Jill Moore (m. 1971–1987)|
|Children:||Melanie Gabriel, Isaac Ralph Gabriel, Anna-Marie Gabriel, Luc Gabriel|
|Parents:||Ralph Parton Gabriel, Edith Irene Allen|
|Awards:||MTV Video Music Award for Video of the Year, MTV Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award, Grammy Award for Best Music Video, MTV Video Music Award for Best Male Video, MTV Video Music Award for Best Visual Effects, MTV Video Music Award for Best Direction, MTV Video Music Award for Best Editing, MTV Video Music Award for Best Art Direction, MTV Video Music Award for Best Concept Video, Grammy Award for Best New Age Album, MTV Video Music Award for Most Experimental Video, Brit Award for British Video, Grammy Award for Best Song Written for Visual Media, MTV Video Music Award for Best Overall Performance, Grammy Award for Best Music Film, Brit Award for Best Producer, Grammy Award for Best Arrangement, Instrumental Or A Cappella, Brit Award for British Male Solo Artist, Jack Richardson Producer of the Year Award, AACTA Award for Best Original Music Score, Prix Ars Electronica - Digital Musics, UK Festival Award for Outstanding Contribution to Festivals, Don’t Give Up, Sledgehammer, Solsbury Hill|
|Nominations:||Grammy Award for Album of the Year, Academy Award for Best Original Song, Grammy Award for Song of the Year, Grammy Award for Record of the Year, Grammy Award for Best Rock Song, MTV Video Music Award for Viewer's Choice, Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song, Brit Award for British Single, Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance, Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score, MTV Video Music Award for Best Video from a Film, Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance, MTV Video Music Award for Breakthrough Long Form Video, Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Song, Grammy Award for Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance, American Music Award for Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist, Brit Award for MasterCard British Album of the Year, American Music Award for Favorite Pop/Rock Video, Satellite Award for Best Original Song, Soul Train Music Award for Best Video of the Year, People's Choice Award for Favorite Music Video, International Viewer's Choice Award for MTV Europe, American Music Award for Favorite Pop/Rock Male Video Artist, Don’t Give Up, Sledgehammer, Solsbury Hill|
|Movies:||Growing Up Live, Secret World Live, The Future We Will Create: Inside the World of TED, Live at Wembley Stadium, Phil Collins: A Life Less Ordinary, Peter Gabriel: Growing up on Tour: A Family Portrait, All We Are Saying, A Voice from Heaven, Genesis: Up Close and Personal, UK Freedom Festival, Genesis: Inside Genesis: Gabriel Years: 1970-75, Genesis: Total Rock Review|