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Ian "H" Watkins

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Watkins in 2022

Ian "H" Watkins (born 8 May 1976) is a Welsh singer, dancer and actor. He was born in Cwmparc. He is best known for being a member of the British pop group Steps. He has said that "H" stands for "hyperactive", describing his character.[1]

After Steps broke up in 2001, he formed a singing duo with Claire Richards, who was also a Steps member. They released their music under the name H & Claire.

In January 2007 he came out as gay.[2] In the same month, he was a housemate in Celebrity Big Brother.

References[change | change source]

  1. Amy Bourke (4 May 2007). "Interview: Fame at last for Steps singer". Pink News. Archived from the original on 11 October 2007. Retrieved 18 November 2007.
  2. Grew, Tony (2012-01-02). "Steps star comes out before entering Celeb Big Brother". pinknews.co.uk. Retrieved 1 January 2013.