Tricky  English Composer


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According to our records, Tricky is possibly single.


Tricky was previously married to Carmen Ejogo (1998).

He has been in relationships with Björk (1995 - 1996) and Martina Topley-Bird (1990 - 1995).


Tricky is a 48 year old English Composer born on 27th January, 1968 in Knowle West, Bristol, England, UK. His zodiac sign is Aquarius

Tricky is a member of the following lists: English male rappers, Black English male actors and Male actors from Bristol.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 - - -
Dating2 5 years 3 years 1 year
Total3 5 years 2 years 1 year


First Name Tricky
Full Name at Birth Adrian Nicholas M. Thaws
Alternative Name Tricky Kid, Tricky Rock
Age 48 years
Birthday 27th January, 1968
Birthplace Knowle West, Bristol, England, UK
Build Athletic
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality DISPUTED
Ethnicity Multiracial
Nationality English
Occupation Text Musician, Actor, Producer
Occupation Composer
Music Genre (Text) Trip hop, alternative hip hop
Music Genre Electronic
Year(s) Active 1985–present
Music Style Pop/Rock, Alternative Pop/ Rock, Trip-Hop, Electronica, Alternative/ Indie Rock
Music Mood Cold, Spooky, Volatile, Bleak, Brooding, Druggy, Tense/Anxious, Street-Smart, Menacing, Intense, Angst-Ridden, Cathartic, Intimate, Detached, Brash, Confrontational, Angry, Rebellious, Aggressive, Hypnotic, Provocative, Producer
Instrument Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals, keyboards, harmonica
Record Label Island, Domino
Associated Acts The Wild Bunch, Massive Attack, Martina Topley-Bird, Mark Stewart
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) InDemand Talent
Official Websites,,,,

Tricky (born Adrian Nicholas Matthews Thaws, 27 January 1968) is an English producer, vocalist, director, actor and musician. A native of Bristol, Tricky began his career as an early collaborator of Massive Attack before embarking on a solo career with his debut album, Maxinquaye, in 1995. The release won Tricky popular acclaim, including a nomination for the Mercury Prize and Album of the Year award by NME magazine, and marked the beginning of a lengthy collaborative partnership with vocalist Martina Topley-Bird. He released four more studio albums before the end of the decade, including Pre-Millennium Tension and the pseudonymous Nearly God, both in 1996. He has gone on to release six studio albums since 2000, most recently the self-titled Adrian Thaws (2014).

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Partner Comparison

Tricky48 AquariusComposer
Carmen Ejogo42 LibraActress
Björk50 ScorpioMusician
Martina Topley-Bird41 Taurus


MazyFemale199521 years old


Girlfriends2000Finn RobinsonTV Show
The Fifth Element1997Right ArmMovie


Posted commentsView all comments (4)

l.j.Feb 22, 2011

tricky is a genius. just so you know.

i hate trickyMay 15, 2009

Tricky i fink ur B.U.L.L.S.H.I.T

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