Billy Corgan

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Billy Corgan

Corgan playing in Köln, Germany in 2005
Background information
Birth name William "Billy" Patrick Corgan, Jr.
Born March 17, 1967 (1967-03-17) (age 47)
Elk Grove Village, Illinois, U.S.
Genres Alternative rock
Occupations Musician, singer-songwriter, record producer, author
Instruments Vocals, guitar, keyboards, bass, harmonica, ukulele
Years active 1985–present
Labels Caroline, Virgin, Reprise, Warner Bros.
Associated acts Smashing Pumpkins, Zwan, Spirits in the Sky, The Jimmy Chamberlin Complex, Starchildren, The Marked, Hole, Courtney Love, New Order
Website Billy Corgan at MySpace
Notable instruments
Fender Stratocaster
Gibson ES-335

William Patrick "Billy" Corgan, Jr. (born 17 March 1967) is an American singer and musicians. He is the singer and guitarist for the American band The Smashing Pumpkins. Corgan and James Iha formed the band in 1988.