David Byrne

David Byrne

David Byrne  American Musician


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According to our records, David Byrne is possibly single.


David Byrne was previously married to Adelle Lutz (1987 - 2004).

David Byrne has been in relationships with St. Vincent (2011), Cindy Sherman (2007 - 2011), Twyla Tharp (1981 - 1982) and Lynn Goldsmith (1980 - 1981).

David Byrne has had an encounter with Toni Basil (1981).


David Byrne is a 65 year old American Musician. Born on 14th May, 1952 in Dumbarton, Scotland, he is famous for Frontman for Talking Heads. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

David Byrne is a member of the following lists: Scottish film score composers, Male new wave singers and Songwriters from New York (state).


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 21 years - -
Dating4 7 years, 2 months 3 years, 3 months 1 year
Encounter1 - - -
Total6 21 years 5 years, 8 months 1 year


First Name David
Last Name Byrne
Full Name at Birth David Byrne
Age 65 years
Birthday 14th May, 1952
Birthplace Dumbarton, Scotland
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Grey
Distinctive Feature Twitchiness, Alert eyes
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Religion Atheist
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Lansdowne High School, MD (1967-1971)
University Rhode Island School of Design, RI (1970-71), Maryland Institute College of Art, MD (1971-72)
Occupation Text Musician, singer, songwriter, author, writer, artist, radio host.
Occupation Musician
Claim to Fame Frontman for Talking Heads
Music Genre (Text) New wave, Experimental Pop, Worldbeat, Alternative Rock, Post-Punk, Art Punk, Experimental Pop, Worldbeat, Alternative Rock, Post-Punk, Art Punk
Music Genre World, Pop/Rock
Year(s) Active 1974–present
Music Style International, Worldbeat, Alternative Pop/ Rock, Experimental Rock, Alternative/ Indie Rock, Experimental, Adult Alternative Pop/ Rock
Music Mood Spicy, Wry, Ironic, Literate, Detached, Tense/Anxious, Witty, Freewheeling, Playful, Cerebral, Exuberant, Quirky, Producer
Instrument Guitar, Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals, Guitar, Bass, Keyboards, Synthesizer, Flute, Clavinet, Slide Guitar, Harmonica, Autoharp, Harmonium, Violin, Accordion Buildings, Guitar, Bass, Piano, Keyboards, Synthesizer, Slide Guitar, Harmonica, Autoharp, Harmonium, Violin, Accordion, Buildings
Record Label Luaka Bop, Nonesuch, Thrill Jockey, Sire, Warner Bros., Todo Mundo
Associated Acts Talking Heads, Brian Eno, Caetano Veloso, X-Press 2, Fatboy Slim, The BPA, St. Vincent, Anna Calvi, Arcade Fire, Tom Zé, Ghostigital.
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Luaka Bop (New York City), Richard De La Font Agency (NYC)
Official Websites www.davidbyrne.com/, http://www.davidbyrne.com/, www.nndb.com/people/222/000025147/
Father Tom Byrne (electronics engineer)
Mother Emma Byrne
Family Member Malu Byrne (daughter) (artist)
Associated People St. Vincent (musician) [2012], Fatboy Slim (disc jockey) [2008-2012], Brian Eno (musician) [1980-2008], Caetano Veloso (musician) [2004-2011], Tom Zé (musician) [1990]

David Byrne (born 14 May 1952) is a Scottish-born American musician who was the founding member, principal songwriter, and lead singer and guitarist of the American new wave band Talking Heads, active between 1975 and 1991.

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Partner Comparison

David Byrne65 TaurusMusician
St. Vincent35 LibraMusician
Cindy Sherman64 CapricornPhotographer
Adelle Lutz69 ScorpioCostume Designer
Twyla Tharp76 CancerDancer
Toni Basil74 VirgoSinger
Lynn Goldsmith70 AquariusPhotographer


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Malu Abeni ValentineFemale198929 years oldAdelle Lutz


David Byrne & St. Vincent: Who2012Movie
This Must Be the Place2011David ByrneMovie
Lulu on the Bridge1998'Laughing Man' EscortMovie
David Byrne: She's Mad1992David ByrneMovie
Checking Out1989BartenderMovie
The Simpsons1989Performer - 'Dream Operator'TV Show
Trying Times1987ByronTV Show
True Stories1986Lip-Syncher, Narrator, Talking Heads singerMovie
Dead End Kids1986Minister (uncredited)Movie
Talking Heads: Wild Wild Life1986SingerMovie
Talking Heads: The Lady Don't Mind1986Movie
Survival Guide1985TV Movie
Talking Heads: Road to Nowhere1985Movie
Talking Heads: And She Was1985David ByrneMovie
Talking Heads: Once in a Lifetime1984David ByrneMovie
Talking Heads: Burning Down the House1983Movie
Talking Heads: Once in a Lifetime1981David ByrneMovie
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hyperkineticstarlingFeb 5, 2012

David Byrne is dating Cindy Sherman.

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