Liam Fray Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 28 Nov, 2019
Facts of Liam Fray
Date of Birth: 1985 , May-15
Age: 35 years old
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Name Liam Fray
Nationality British
Birth Place/City Middleton, United Kingdom
Ethnicity white
Net Worth $2,100,000
Girlfriend Hayley McQueen
Married N/A
Movies The Courteeners (Since 2006)
Siblings Laura Fray
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Liam James Preece who is famous as Liam Fray is an English musician, singer, songwriter, and lyricist. He is highly admired as the founder and frontman of Manchester-based indie rock band Courteeners, which was formed in 2006. He rose to fame from  Middleton, Greater Manchester and has mentioned his hometown in several of his songs.

Grew Up With Sister

Liam Fray was born as Liam James Fray on 15 May 1985 in Middleton, Greater Manchester, England. He is English by nationality and ethnicity belongs to white. His birth sign is Taurus. His parents were teachers however the name of his parents is unavailable. 

CAPTION: English musician Liam Fray SOURCE: Famous Birthday

From an early age, he was passionate about music. Fray went to school with three other members of The Courteeners with whom he encountered when he was 10. He has a sister named Laura Fray.

Other bands of Manchester such as The Smiths and Oasis boosted Fray to write and form the band. Fray stated  Noel's was the reason that he picked up the guitar when he was 11 years old trying to learn 'Wonderwall'.

Singing Career

Liam has written future Courteeners songs 'Not Nineteen Forever' and 'Cavorting' during his college years. All the music and lyrics for the songs of Courteeners are written by Liam.

When Courteeners released their five studio albums. All of them went Top 10 in UK Album Chart; St. Jude and Falcon became a huge success.

In 2014, they released Concrete Love and it achieved their highest chart position so far. Fray is also a solo performer. He performed several acoustic solo shows. On 8 October 2016, he performed a special solo set at Neighborhood Festival, the Albert Hall, Manchester.

Fray made his appearance twice on the cover of NME magazine, one as individual and other with the 'The Courteeners'.

Net Worth & Salary

Liam is one of the valuable names in the world of music. His band is popular as a Rock band. The annual earnings of The Courteeners are $254,545 and its net worth is around $2,100,000.

What Is Liam Fray Relationship Status?

Fray is not a married man. He does not have a wife in his life. Previously, he dated Hayley McQueen, who is a British TV sports presenter and reporter and RTS award-winning producer. They were in the affair from 2013 to 2015. Upon splitting with McQueen, he started dating another girl. However, she has not mentioned who is her current girlfriend.

CAPTION: Liam Fray with his ex-girlfriend Hayley McQueen SOURCE: celebvouge

Fray went to studied economics, then creative writing at the University of Salford. He ended his studies in the second year when his band started to take off. In 2015, the Honorary Doctorate of Arts at a graduation ceremony honored him for the University.

Liam has reached the age of 32 now. He is popular but never has been the part of any controversy.

Liam has hobbies of traveling and listening to music. The Beatles, The Smiths, Oasis, Stephen Fretwell, Elbow, The National, and Yeah Yeah Yeahs are his favorite bands.

Social Media Engagements

Fray is active on social networking sites. One can see his tweets on Twitter. He loves to uploads his photos on an Instagram account. 

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