Adam Clayton

Adam Clayton

Adam Clayton  English Bassist


Who is is he dating right now?

Mariana Teixeira de Carvalho and Adam Clayton are married.


He has been engaged to Suzie Smith (2006 - 2007) and Naomi Campbell (1993 - 1994).

Adam Clayton is rumoured to have hooked up with Helena Christensen and Alycen Rowse.


Adam Clayton is a 56 year old English Bassist. Born Adam Charles Clayton on 13th March, 1960 in Chinnor, Oxfordshire and educated at Mount Temple Comprehension, Dublin, Ireland, he is famous for U2 in a career that spans 1976–present. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Adam Clayton is a member of the following lists: People educated at St Columba's College, Dublin, Old Columbans (Dublin) and Golden Globe Award winning musicians.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 8 years, 10 months - -
Engaged2 10 years 6 years, 9 months 1 year, 6 months
Rumoured2 - - -
Total5 10 years 4 years, 10 months 1 year, 6 months


First Name Adam
Middle Name Charles
Last Name Clayton
Full Name at Birth Adam Charles Clayton
Age 56 years
Birthday 13th March, 1960
Birthplace Chinnor, Oxfordshire
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Religion Secular Humanist
Ethnicity White
Nationality English
High School Mount Temple Comprehension, Dublin, Ireland
Occupation Text Musician, songwriter
Occupation Bassist
Claim to Fame U2
Music Genre (Text) Rock, alternative rock, post-punk
Year(s) Active 1976–present
Instrument (text) Bass guitar, guitar, synthesizer, vocals
Record Label Island, Interscope
Associated Acts U2, Automatic Baby, Passengers, Daniel Lanois, Little Steven
Official Websites,,
Associated People Bono (singer of U2), The Edge (guitarrist of U2), Larry Mullen (U2 drummer)

Adam Charles Clayton (born 13 March 1960) is an English-born Irish musician best known as the bass guitarist of the Irish rock band U2. He has resided in County Dublin since the time his family moved to Malahide when he was five years old in 1965. Clayton is well known for his bass playing on songs such as "Gloria", "New Year's Day", "Bullet the Blue Sky", "With or Without You", "Mysterious Ways", "Get on Your Boots", and "Magnificent". His work on No Line on the Horizon has been cited as his best bass playing. He has worked on several solo projects throughout his career, such as his work with fellow band member Larry Mullen, Jr. on the theme of 1996's Mission: Impossible. Clayton, as a part of U2, has won 22 Grammy awards.

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Partner Comparison

Adam Clayton56 PiscesBassist
Mariana Teixeira de Carvalho-
Suzie Smith-
Naomi Campbell46 GeminiModel
Helena Christensen47 CapricornModel
Alycen Rowse46 Cancer


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Posted commentsView all comments (3)

JaneApr 18, 2014

He looks like Frankie Boyle in that photo.

AnonymousDec 30, 2010

Jesus loves YOU!:)

MariaJul 2, 2010

Adam, You are the most misterious person ....

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