Alex Kapranos

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Alex Kapranos
Kapranos performing live in 2009
Kapranos performing live in 2009
Background information
Birth nameAlexander Paul Kapranos Huntley
Born (1972-03-20) 20 March 1972 (age 52)
Almondsbury, Gloucestershire, England
OriginGlasgow, Scotland
GenresIndie rock, post-punk revival, indie pop, art rock
Occupation(s)Guitarist, singer-songwriter, producer, writer
InstrumentsVocals, guitar, bass guitar, keyboards
Years activeEarly 1990s–present

Alexander Paul Kapranos Huntley (born 20 March 1972), commonly known as Alex Kapranos, is an English[1] musician. He is the lead singer of Scottish band Franz Ferdinand. Kapranos was born in Almondsbury, Gloucestershire to an English mother and Greek father.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Music & Nightlife". Time Out Chicago.