Gary Barlow is a British singer-songwriter and record producer who found worldwide fame as a member of British pop group Take That. Since forming in 1989, Take That have won eight BRIT awards, sold over 45 million records and over seven and half million concert tickets.
Gary is one of Britain’s most successful songwriters, having written 14 number one singles and being a six-time recipient of an Ivor Novello Award. Aside from his achievements with Take That, he has also co-written and produced music for other renowned artists including Dame Shirley Bassey, Sir Elton John and Robbie Williams. In more recent years, Gary has also turned his attention to the world of theatre, composing the score for Harvey Weinstein’s hugely successful Finding Neverland and working alongside screenwriter Tim Firth to write the music and lyrics for musical The Girls. More recently he has created a number of podcasts for Apple Music, which lift the curtain on his unique music production and song writing methods.
Gary has also worked closely with a number of charities and key events in recent years including twice organising and performing at BBC Children In Need Rocks. He also organised the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations, which were held in front of the palace in 2012.