Newton Faulkner
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1985-01-11
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Newton Faulkner

Newton Faulkner Biography (Wikipedia)

Sam Newton Battenberg Faulkner (born 11 January 1985) is an English singer-songwriter and musician from Reigate, Surrey. He is known for his percussive style of guitar playing. In 2007 Faulkner's debut studio album Hand Built by Robots was certified double platinum in the United Kingdom. The album topped the UK Albums Chart in August 2007. It was promoted by three singles, "Dream Catch Me", "I Need Something" and "Teardrop". "Dream Catch Me" reached number seven on the UK Singles Charts.

Faulkner's second studio album, Rebuilt by Humans, was released in 2009 and charted at number 3 on the UK Albums Chart. After an accident to his right wrist, he said that he had "been put back together again by humans". The first single from the album was "If This Is It".

An EP titled Sketches was released in April 2012, followed by a third studio album Write It On Your Skin, which was released in July 2012 and reached number one on the UK Albums Chart. Faulkner's fourth album, Studio Zoo, was released in 2013 and reached number ten on the chart. His fifth studio album, Human Love, was released in November 2015. Newton's sixth album Hit The Ground Running was released in September 2017 and debuted at number 13 in the UK charts.

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Dream Catch Me
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Never Alone
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Never Alone
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So Much
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So Much
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Let's Get Together
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Let's Get Together
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Teardrop
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Teardrop
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I Took It Out On You
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I Took It Out On You
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Don't Make Me Go There
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Don't Make Me Go There
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Passing Planes
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Passing Planes
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To The Light
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To The Light
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Don't Leave Me Waiting
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Don't Leave Me Waiting
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Clouds
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Clouds
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Badman
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Badman
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If This Is It
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If This Is It
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Take What You Want
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Take What You Want
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Bohemian Rhapsody
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Bohemian Rhapsody
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Take What You Want (Radio London Session, 15 Mar 2019)
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Take What You Want (Radio London Session, 15 Mar 2019)
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Fingertips
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Fingertips
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Wake Up
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Wake Up
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Sugar in the Snow
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Sugar in the Snow
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Gone in the Morning
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Gone in the Morning
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Feels Like Home
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Feels Like Home
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Past BBC Events

T in the Park: 2014
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/evx38g
Balado, Kinross-Shire
2014-07-13T02:36:34
13
Jul
2014

T in the Park: 2014

Balado, Kinross-Shire
Live Lounge: Newton Faulkner
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/e85dgw
BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
2012-07-04T02:36:34
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Jul
2012
Live Lounge: Newton Faulkner

Live Lounge: Newton Faulkner

BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
BBC Introducing Masterclass: Masterclass 2012
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/e8whzc
BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
2012-01-19T02:36:34
19
Jan
2012

BBC Introducing Masterclass: Masterclass 2012

BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
Live Lounge: Newton Faulkner
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BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
2009-09-26T02:36:34
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Sep
2009
Live Lounge: Newton Faulkner

Live Lounge: Newton Faulkner

BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
Glastonbury: 2008
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
2008-06-29T02:36:34
29
Jun
2008

Glastonbury: 2008

Worthy Farm, Pilton

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