Edwyn Stephen Collins (born 23 August 1959) is an Ivor Novello Award winning Scottish musician, playing mostly electric guitar-driven pop. Collins formed the musical group Nu-Sonics in 1976, which later became Orange Juice. He has since pursued a solo career as a musician, in addition to work as an illustrator, television actor and producer, and as a record producer. He achieved considerable success with his 1994 song "A Girl Like You".
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Tue 30 Oct 2012 09:15
Scottish musician Edwyn Collins is honoured for his contribution to the music...
Thu 11 Nov 2010 15:37
After a double stroke in 2005 the Scottish singer is back on the road with a new album.
Mon 8 Feb 2010 13:10
The Scottish singer on his first track since suffering a stroke
Reviewed by Chris Parkin
Knockout stuff that suggests Collins’ knack for melody remains intact.
Losing Sleep 2010
Reviewed by Paul Lester
Seventh solo studio album from former Orange Juice frontman.
Home Again 2007
Reviewed by Gemma Padley
Here is an album that should go some way to persuade skeptics there is more to Edwyn...