Peter Frampton Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Son, Albums and Songs

By | July 3, 2021

Peter Frampton Biography

Peter Frampton (Peter Kenneth Frampton) an English rock musician, singer, songwriter, producer, and guitarist.

Peter Frampton Age

Frampton was born on 22nd April 1950 in Bromley, London, England.

Peter Frampton Career

Frampton began showing interest in music at the age of 7 and found a Banjolele in his grandmother’s attic and taught himself how to play it. He also taught himself how to play the guitar and the piano. He began taking classical music lessons at the age of 8.

He first performed in a band called “The Little Ravens” at age of 12. He began gaining fame as his skills grew even more and more bands were eyeing for him to join their team and at the age 14 he performed with The Trubeats and later joined The Preachers as a member of their band.

His skills grew and also his career life brightened as he became a successful child singer and in 1966 he became a member of The Herd. In The Herd, he was the lead guitarist and singer having several of their songs becoming British pop hits. According to the teen magazine called the Rave, he was named “The Face of 1968”. In 1968, he left the group.

He joined Steve Marriott in 1968 to form their own band called ‘Humble Pie’. Before he left the band in 1971, they had recorded four studio albums and one live album.

He began his solo career in 1971. He released his first album “Wind of Change” in 1972 which featured guests artists like Ringo Starr and Billy Preston. He later released his second album ‘Frampton’s Camel’ in 1973 which featured Frampton working within a group project.

He joined Ringo Starr and His All Star Band in 1997 until 1998 when he left. Frampton was involved in a near-fatal car accident in the Bahamas in 1978 where he suffered multiple broken bones, a concussion, and muscle damage. The pain of the accident came as a blow and transformation factor in his life which led him to a brief period of drug abuse.

Peter Frampton Band Members

  • Rob Arthur – Keys, Guitar, Vocals
  • Dan Wojciechowski – Drums
  • Adam Lester – Guitar, Vocals
  • David Labruyere – Bass

Peter Frampton Awards

  • 2017: Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Instrumental Album, Fingerprints.
  • 1978: Juno Award for International Album of the Year, Frampton Comes Alive.
  • 1977: People’s Choice Award for Favorite Male Artist.

Peter Frampton Guitar

In 2011 Peter Frampton joined the Gibson electric guitar he played on “Frampton Comes Alive,” three decades after it was presumed destroyed in a plane crash. He was presumed to have been burnt in November 1980 when a cargo plane crashed on takeoff in Caracas, Venezuela, on its way to Panama, where Mr. Frampton was to perform.

Someone plucked it from the burning wreckage and later sold it to a musician on the Dutch Caribbean island of Curaçao. The guitar was returned to him in December 2011 after a two-year negotiation involving the local musician who had the guitar, a customs agent who repairs guitars in his spare time, a diehard Frampton fan in the Netherlands and the head of the island’s tourist board.

Peter Frampton Wife

Frampton was first married to Mary Lovett in 1972 but they divorced in 1976. He married his second wife in 1978 and they had two children named Jade and Julian. They later divorced in 1993. On 13th January 1996, he married his third wife Tina Elfers with whom they had a daughter, Mia Frampton. Frampton filed for divorce from Elfers in Los Angeles, California on 22 June 2011, citing irreconcilable differences.

Peter Frampton Children

Peter Frampton has three children named Jade and Julian with his second wife, Barbara Gold and a daughter, Mia Frampton with his third wife Tina Elfers.

Peter Frampton Son

Frampton has a son, Julian Frampton from his second marriage to Barbara Gold. Julian Frampton is a singer and songwriter from Los Angeles, CA.

Peter Frampton Albums

  • 1976: Frampton Comes Alive!
  • 1981: Breaking All the Rules
  • 2016: Acoustic Classics
  • 1973: Frampton’s Camel
  • 1972: Wind of Change
  • 2006: Fingerprints
  • 1995: Frampton Comes Alive! II
  • 1982: The Art of Control
  • 1975: Frampton
  • 1989: When All the Pieces Fit
  • 2010: Thank You Mr. Churchill
  • 2003: Now
  • 1979: Where I Should Be
  • 1986: Premonition
  • 2000: Live in Detroit
  • 1994: Peter Frampton
  • 1992: Shine On: A Collection
  • 1998: Shows the Way
  • 2003: Pacific Freight, EP
  • 1980: Rise Up, EP
  • 1974: Somethin’s Happening
  • 1977: I’m in You
  • 2014: Hummingbird in a Box
  • 2017: Off the Hook (Live in Chicago)
  • 2011: Pacific Fringe, EP
  • 2013: Show Me the Way – The Collection
  • 2001: Anthology
  • 2003: 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Peter Frampton
  • 2015: Full on Frampton, EP
  • 2008: All I Wanna Be Is By Your Side, EP
  • 2011: Peter Frampton & Friends, EP
  • 1996: Greatest Hits
  • 2016: Loving Cup, EP
  • 2008: Influential Blues Greats, Vol. 3, EP
  • 2010: Love Talker, EP
  • 2008: Love Taker, EP
  • 2012: Going Home, EP

Peter Frampton Songs

  • Do You Feel like We Do
  • Show Me the Way
  • Baby, I Love Your Way
  • I’m In You
  • Lines on My Face
  • Money
  • While My Guitar Gently Weeps
  • It’s a Plain Shame
  • Doobie Wah
  • All I Wanna Be Acoustic
  • I Wanna Go to the Sun
  • Something’s Happening
  • I Can’t Stand It No More
  • Signed, Sealed Delivered
  • Jumping Jack Flash
  • Hummingbird in a Box
  • Black Hole Sun
  • Nowhere’s Too Far
  • Heart On The Line
  • Penny for Your Thoughts
  • Day in the Sun
  • Shine On
  • I Saved a Bird Today
  • I Don’t Need No Doctor
  • I Believe
  • The Crying Clown
  • White Sugar
  • Just the Time of Year
  • Breaking All the Rules
  • It’s a Sad Affair
  • Day’s Dawning
  • Won’t You Be My Friend
  • Peter Frampton Acoustic Classics
  • Fig Tree Bay
  • Wind of Change
  • All I Want to Be (Is by Your Side)
  • Show Me the Way
  • Lines on My Face
  • Sail Away
  • Baby, I Love Your Way (Acoustic)
  • All Down to Me
  • Penny for Your Thoughts
  • Do You Feel Like I Do
  • I’m in You

Peter Frampton Net Worth

Peter estimated net worth is under review.

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