Justin Hayward

1946 - Today

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Justin David Hayward (born 14 October 1946, in Swindon, Wiltshire) is an English musician best known as songwriter, lead singer, and guitarist of the rock band The Moody Blues. Hayward became the group's principal lead guitarist and vocalist over the 1967–1974 period, and the most prolific songwriter and composer of several international hit singles for the band. Hayward wrote singles for the Moody Blues including "Nights in White Satin", "Tuesday Afternoon", "Voices in the Sky", "Never Comes the Day", "Question", "The Story in Your Eyes", "Driftwood", "The Voice", "Blue World", "Your Wildest Dreams", "I Know You're Out There Somewhere" and "English Sunset"; in all, writing 20 of the group's 27 post-1967 singles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Justin Hayward has received more than 1,307,238 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Justin Hayward is the 1,739th most popular singer, the 4,516th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 189th most popular British Singer.

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  • 3.13

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Among singers, Justin Hayward ranks 1,739 out of 3,541Before her are Jam Master Jay, Booba, Jon Nödtveidt, Becky G, Kim Junsu, and Bebe Rexha. After her are Ray Gillen, Changmin, K.d. lang, Josh Groban, DJ Yella, and Natalie Horler.

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Among people born in 1946, Justin Hayward ranks 558Before her are Michael Mullen, Aleksandr Gorshkov, Sverre Kjelsberg, Dan White, Georgi Markov, and Michael Coats. After her are Robert Jarvik, Comunardo Niccolai, Rick Adelman, Al Lowe, Jeffrey Hammond, and Niels Fredborg.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Justin Hayward ranks 4,516 out of 6,924Before her are Derek Kevan (1935), Arthur Owen (1915), Dele Alli (1996), Tony Wilson (1950), John Aston Sr. (1921), and C. J. Sansom (1952). After her are John Butler Yeats (1839), Pat Fry (1964), Compton Mackenzie (1883), David Mitchell (1969), Anna Neagle (1904), and Wes Brown (1979).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Justin Hayward ranks 189Before her are Jet Harris (1939), Leona Lewis (1985), Teddy Sinclair (1986), Tommy Steele (1936), Sophie Ellis-Bextor (1979), and Dana Rosemary Scallon (1951). After her are Adam Ant (1954), Ann Lee (1967), Bryn Terfel (1965), Noel Harrison (1934), Alex Kapranos (1972), and Ian Brown (1963).

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