Alex Turner Bio
Alexander David “Alex” Turner, born on 6 January 1986 in High Green, Sheffield, is an English musician. He is best known as the frontman of the English indie band Arctic Monkeys, who has released five studio albums.
Alex Turner received his first guitar, as a Christmas present from his parents, in 2001 and began writing songs. Arctic Monkeys formed in 2002, and Alex Turner assumed the roles of vocalist, guitarist and principal songwriter. The band played their first gig in 2003 at a local pub. After signing with independent label Domino Records in 2005, Arctic Monkeys released their debut studio album, Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not (WPSIATWIN), in 2006.
With his side-project The Last Shadow Puppets, Alex Turner recorded two studio albums and three extended plays from 2008 to 2016. He has also released a solo extended play album for the Submarine movie soundtrack in 2011.
Alex Turner Personal Details
- Born Name: Alexander David Turner
- Age (in 2017): 31
- Date of Birth: January 6, 1986
- Birthplace: High Green, United Kingdom
- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
- Occupation: Musician
- Net worth: 22 Million
- Official Website: –
- Official Twitter: @Alex_Turner_
Alex Turner Family Tree
- Wife name: Not married
- Girlfriend: Taylor Bagley
- No children
- Father name: David Turner
- Mother name: Penny Turner
- No siblings
Alex Turner Relationship History
Below is the relationship and dating history for Alex Turner with his past and current girlfriend details.
Alex Turner dated:
- Johanna Bennett (2005-January 2007) – Alex Turner dated British songwriter Johanna Bennett.
- Alexa Chung (July 2007-2011) – Alex Turner dated British talk show host Alexa Chung.
- Arielle Vandenberg (August 2011-March 2014) – Alex Turner dated American actress Arielle Vandenberg.
- Taylor Bagley (May 2015-PRESENT) – Alex Turner is dating American model Taylor Bagley.
Alex Turner Body Measurements, Weight Loss, Diet and Exercise Routine
Alex Turner Body Measurements
- Height in Feet: 5′ 11″
- Height in Centimeters: 180 cm
- Weight in Pounds: – pounds
- Weight in Kilogram: – kg
Alex Turner Fun Facts
Alex Turner Quotes
“Guitar music or rock n’ roll or whatever you want to call it sort of goes away with trends, but it’ll never go away completely. It can’t die because it’s so fundamentally attractive.”
“Every time you write a song, you’re looking for some sort of perfection, and you never quite reach it. You’re always looking for that extra missing piece.”
“I know my lyrics might be weird to some, but they’re not like that to me because I know where they come from – I know the secret.”
Alex Turner Interesting Facts
- He took piano lessons until the age of eight.
- While pursuing a career in music, he worked as a barman.
- He attended his first gig, watching The Vines in Manchester, in 2002.
- He initially did not want to be the singer for Arctic Monkeys.
- He is the least talkative member of the group.
- He has a baritone vocal range.
- He can speak German.
- He does not have a Twitter profile.