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Jarvis Cocker

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Jarvis Cocker

Jarvis Branson Cocker (born 19 September 1963) is an English musician. He is best known for being the frontman of the Britpop band Pulp. In 2012, Cocker started presenting Jarvis Cocker's Sunday Service on BBC Radio 6 Music.

Career[change | change source]

When Cocker was 15 he started Arabacus Pulp with his friend Peter Dalton. They later changed their name to Pulp. They released their first album It in April 1983. In 1987 they released their second album Freaks. In 1994 Pulp released their first album to sell a lot of copies, His 'n' Hers. In May 1995 Pulp released the single "Common People". It reached number two in the UK Singles Chart.[1]

He released his first solo album Jarvis on 13 November 2006. Cocker's second album Further Complications was released May 18, 2009.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Official Singles Chart Top 100 - Official Charts Company". www.officialcharts.com.