The Edge

Mick Jagger & The Edge at U2 show after-party in London - 30 October 2015

The Edge  Irish Guitarist

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 ...

Confirmed Relationships2
Longest Relationship7 yrs, 5 mths
Shortest Relationship7 yrs, 5 mths
Average Relationship Length3 yrs, 9 mths
First Name The
Last Name Edge
Full Name at Birth David Howell Evans
Age 54 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)
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The Edge54 LeoGuitarist
Morleigh Steinberg-Dancer
Aislinn O'Sullivan-


Hollie Louise
Female4th July, 198432 years old
Female15th October, 198530 years old
Blue Angel
Female26th June, 198927 years old
Sian Beatrice Echo
Female7th October, 199718 years old
Male1st October, 199916 years old

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    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.

    ihearttinytimApr 14, 2008

    Woooo-hooooo!!! The Edge! :D

    hewsonfanNov 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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