The Edge

The Edge

The Edge  Irish Guitarist

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The Edge was previously married to Morleigh Steinberg (2002) and Aislinn O'Sullivan (1983 - 1991).

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The Edge is a 59 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: 1961 births, Lead guitarists and English people of Welsh descent.

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Relationship Statistics

TypeTotalLongestAverageShortest
Married2 28 years, 6 months 20 years, 3 months 12 years
Total2 28 years, 6 months 20 years, 3 months 12 years

Details

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 60 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, Bono
Official Websites http://u2.com
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 simply Edge), is a British-born Irish musician and songwriter 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 14 studio albums with them as well as one solo record. The Edge's understated style of guitar playing, a signature of U2's music, is distinguished by chiming timbres, use of rhythmic delay, drone notes, harmonics, and an extensive use of effects units.

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Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
The Edge60 LeoGuitarist
Irish
Morleigh Steinberg-Dancer
American
Aislinn O'Sullivan53Spouse
Irish

Children

NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Hollie LouiseFemale4th July, 198437 years oldAislinn O'Sullivan
ArranFemale15th October, 198536 years oldAislinn O'Sullivan
Blue AngelFemale26th June, 198932 years oldAislinn O'Sullivan
Sian Beatrice EchoFemale7th October, 199724 years oldMorleigh Steinberg
LeviMale1st October, 199922 years oldMorleigh Steinberg

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
U2 The Miracle (The Extended Cut) Fan Film2020GuitaristMovie
U2: The Joshua Tree Tour2017Short Film
Late Show with David Letterman1993Bumped Musical Guest #3, Mail Answering Expert #2, Phone Background Music Singer #2TV Show

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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.

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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