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1982-06-20
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Example Biography (Wikipedia)

Elliot John Gleave (born 20 June 1982), better known by his stage name Example, is an English singer, songwriter and record producer signed to Epic Records and Sony Music. He has also acted in numerous movies. His name arose due to his initials being E.G., which is an abbreviation of the Latin phrase exempli gratia ("for example").

Example first found success with the release of his second studio album, Won't Go Quietly, which peaked at number four on the UK Albums Chart and peaked at number one on the UK Dance Chart. and followed his debut album "What We Made" which was heavily hip-hop influenced due to Example only knowing a hip-hop record producer at the time. The album had two top 10 singles, "Won't Go Quietly" and "Kickstarts". His third album Playing in the Shadows was released on 4 September 2011. The album topped the charts with two number one singles, "Changed the Way You Kiss Me" (produced by Michael Woods) and "Stay Awake" (produced by electronic duo Nero). His fourth album, The Evolution of Man was released on 19 November 2012 and peaked at number 13 on the UK Albums Chart and also peaked at number one on the UK Dance Chart.

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Example Performances & Interviews


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Nine Point Nine
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Nine Point Nine
Wretch 32
Unorthodox (Live Lounge)
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Unorthodox (Live Lounge)
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Kickstarts
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Kickstarts
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One More Day Of Summer (feat. Matt Edmondson)
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One More Day Of Summer (feat. Matt Edmondson)
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Watch The Sun Come Up
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Watch The Sun Come Up
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One More Day (Stay With Me)
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One More Day (Stay With Me)
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Changed The Way You Kiss Me
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Changed The Way You Kiss Me
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Midnight Run (Wilkinson Remix)
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Midnight Run (Wilkinson Remix)
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Won't Go Quietly
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Won't Go Quietly
Jaguar Skills
Reload That: Reloaded (feat. Milli Major, Tempa T, Big Narstie & Example)
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Reload That: Reloaded (feat. Milli Major, Tempa T, Big Narstie & Example)
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Later
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Later

Later

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Pet Shop Boys
Thursday (feat. Example)
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Thursday (feat. Example)
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The Answer (Sevaqk Remix) (feat. Wretch 32 & Cadet)
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The Answer (Sevaqk Remix) (feat. Wretch 32 & Cadet)
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Tik Tok (Radio 1 Live Lounge, 23rd Jan 2010)
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Tik Tok (Radio 1 Live Lounge, 23rd Jan 2010)
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The Answer (Brunelle Remix)
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The Answer (Brunelle Remix)
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Showground, Leicester, UK
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Jul
2018
Example, The Pigeon Detectives, Space, The King Blues, Laid Blak, Cattle & Cane, Tom Williams, She Makes War, Kerri Watt, Bare Jams, The Great Malarkey, DJ Wire, Crinkle Cuts, Promises, Promises, Duke Of Wolves, Tom Lumley, Example & DJ Wire, The Riff (UK) and OMG It's The Church
Nibley Festival, Dursley, UK

Past BBC Events

T in the Park: 2014
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Balado, Kinross-Shire
2014-07-13T11:27:29
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13
Jul
2014
T in the Park: 2014

T in the Park: 2014

Balado, Kinross-Shire
Radio 1's Big Weekend: 2014
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/ep3g9r/acts/a8jrbp
Glasgow
2014-05-24T11:27:29
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24
May
2014
Radio 1's Big Weekend: 2014

Radio 1's Big Weekend: 2014

Glasgow
Live Lounge: Example
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BBC Broadcasting House
2014-03-20T11:27:29
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20
Mar
2014
Live Lounge: Example

Live Lounge: Example

BBC Broadcasting House
Glastonbury: 2013
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
2013-06-29T11:27:29
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29
Jun
2013
Glastonbury: 2013

Glastonbury: 2013

Worthy Farm, Pilton
Live Lounge: Example
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BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
2012-11-06T11:27:29
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6
Nov
2012
Live Lounge: Example

Live Lounge: Example

BBC Maida Vale Studios, London

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