The Edge

The Edge

The Edge  Irish Guitarist


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The Edge and Morleigh Steinberg
The Edge and Morleigh Steinberg have been married for 15 years since 18th Jun 2002. view relationship


The Edge was previously married to Aislinn O'Sullivan (1983 - 1991).


The Edge is a 56 year old Irish Guitarist. Born David Howell Evans on 8th August, 1961 in Barking Maternity Hospital, Essex, England, he is famous for Guitarist for U2. His zodiac sign is Leo.

The Edge is a member of the following lists: Golden Globe Award-winning musicians, Male guitarists and Musicians from County Dublin.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 25 years, 5 months 12 years, 8 months -
Total2 25 years, 5 months 12 years, 8 months -


First Name David
Middle Name Howell
Last Name Evans
Full Name at Birth David Howell Evans
Alternative Name David Howell Evans, The Edge, Edge
Age 56 years
Birthday 8th August, 1961
Birthplace Barking Maternity Hospital, Essex, England
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Build Slim
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Nationality Irish
High School Mount Temple Comprehensive School, Dublin, Ireland
Occupation Text Musician, singer, songwriter
Occupation Guitarist
Claim to Fame Guitarist for U2
Music Genre (Text) Rock, Post-Punk, Alternative Rock
Year(s) Active 1976–present
Instrument (text) Guitar, Vocals, Keyboards, Piano, Bass Guitar
Record Label Island, Mercury
Associated Acts U2, Passengers
Official Websites
Brother Dik Evans (musician)
Friend Gavin Friday
Associated People Adam Clayton (U2 bassist), Larry Mullen (U2 drummer), Bono (singer of U2)

David Howell Evans (born 8 August 1961), better known by his stage name The Edge (or just Edge), is a British-born Irish musician, songwriter and singer best known as the lead guitarist, keyboardist and backing vocalist of the rock band U2. A member of the group since its inception, he has recorded 13 studio albums with the band as well as one solo record. As a guitarist, the Edge has crafted a minimalistic and textural style of playing. His use of a rhythmic delay effect yields a distinctive ambient, chiming sound that has become a signature of U2's music.

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Partner Comparison

The Edge56 LeoGuitarist
Morleigh Steinberg-Dancer
Aislinn O'Sullivan50Spouse


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Hollie LouiseFemale4th July, 198434 years oldAislinn O'Sullivan
ArranFemale15th October, 198532 years oldAislinn O'Sullivan
Blue AngelFemale26th June, 198929 years oldAislinn O'Sullivan
Sian Beatrice EchoFemale7th October, 199720 years oldMorleigh Steinberg
LeviMale1st October, 199918 years oldMorleigh Steinberg


U2: The Joshua Tree Tour2017Movie
Off Camera with Sam Jones2014TV Show
U2: The Miracle Of Joey Ramone2014Movie
U2: Ordinary Love2013Movie
U2: I'll Go Crazy If I Don't Go Crazy Tonight (Version 2)2009Movie
U2: Get on Your Boots2009Movie
U2: Magnificent2009Movie
U2: 18 Videos2006Movie
U2 Featuring Mary J. Blige: One2006Movie
U2: City of Blinding Lights2005Movie
U2: All Because of You2005Movie
U2: Original of the Species2005Movie
U2: Sometimes You Can't Make It on Your Own2005Movie
U2: Vertigo2004Movie
U2: The Hands That Built America (Version 2)2002Movie
U2: The Hands That Built America (Version 1)2002Movie
U2: Elevation2001The EdgeMovie
U2: Stuck in a Moment You Can't Get Out Of, Version 12001Slipping ManMovie
U2: Stuck in a Moment You Can't Get Out Of, Version 22001Movie
U2: Walk On, Version 12001Movie
U2: The Ground Beneath Her Feet2000Movie
U2: Sweetest Thing1998Movie
U2: If God Will Send His Angels1997Movie
U2: Staring at the Sun1997The EdgeMovie
U2: Last Night on Earth1997Movie
U2: Mofo1997Movie
Late Show with David Letterman1993Bumped Musical Guest #3, Mail Answering Expert #2, Phone Background Music Singer #2TV Show
U2: Stay (Faraway, So Close!)1993Guardian AngelMovie
U2: Who's Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses1992Movie
U2: Even Better Than the Real Thing, Dance Version1992The EdgeMovie
U2: Even Better Than the Real Thing, Version 11992The EdgeMovie
U2: Even Better Than the Real Thing, Version 21992The EdgeMovie
U2: Night and Day1990Movie
U2: All I Need Is You1989Movie
U2 & B. B. King: When Love Comes to Town1989Movie
U2: Desire1988Movie
U2: Where the Streets Have No Name1987The EdgeMovie
U2: I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For1987The EdgeMovie
U2: Red Hill Mining Town1987Movie
U2: New Year's Day1983Movie
U2: Two Hearts Beat as One1983Movie
U2: A Celebration1982Movie
U2: Gloria1981Movie
U2: I Will Follow1980Movie
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Posted commentsView all comments (10)

BrunaReJun 1, 2010

I`m sorry Mo, but who dated Naomi Campbell and want to marry her was Adam Clayton and not The Edge.

MoApr 25, 2010

The edge DID date Naomi Campbell, you guys have it wrong. I remember reading about them. I believe he wanted to marry her, but if I recall correctly, she totally dissed him.

ihearttinytimihearttinytimApr 14, 2008

Woooo-hooooo!!! The Edge! :D

hewsonfanhewsonfanNov 12, 2007

He never dated Naomi Campbell. Bass Guitarist Adam Clayton did.

U2 fanSep 27, 2007

No, dear- that was Adam Clayton, bassist for U2. They were engaged in 1993.

Erin LewisSep 16, 2007

The Edge never dated Naomi Cambell, his band mate Adam Clayton dated Naomi Cambell. The Edge was married to Aislinn O` Sullivan nad then dated/married Morleigh Steinberg

ashleyJul 25, 2007

he also dated naomi campbell

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