frontman and main-attraction to The
it was no surprise that Richard Ashcroft would find success as
a solo-artist after the band had split in April 1999.
debut solo single, "A
Song For The Lovers"
debuted at Number 3 in the UK charts on April 9th, 2000 and placed
the talented singer back in the public eye for the first time
since the 1998 release of The
had earlier guested on U.N.K.L.E.'s "Lonely
which appeared on the soundtrack to Danny
massive blockbuster movie, "The
became a father on March 23rd, 2000 (his wife Katie gave birth
to a boy, named Sonny) and his highly anticipated debut solo album,
to the top of the UK charts in June 2000. The accompanying single,
charted at Number 17.
28th will see the release of the great "C'mon
People (We're Making It Now)"
of his performance at V2000. With so many other good songs on
the album, Richard Ashcroft can be expected to dominate the UK
charts this summer.