Kelly Hansen

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Metal Singer
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Date of Birth April 18, 1961
Place of Birth Hawthorne, California
Age 59 years old
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Kelly Hansen

Kelly Hansen is an American singer, best known as the current lead singer of the rock band Foreigner. Hanson started his career as an independent studio singer. He later met guitarist Robert Sarzo and bassist Tony Cavazo, with whom he formed the hard-rock band Hurricane in 1984. Hurricane would achieve some moderate commercial success throughout the mid-to-late 1980s and into the 1990s. However, Hurricane's record label went bankrupt in 1991, and the band disbanded shortly thereafter.Hansen continued to make music, recording as a guest and session singer for many projects, including Slash's Snakepit, Fergie Fredriksen, Don Dokken, and Bourgeois Pigs. In 1998 Hansen joined the band Unruly Child, replacing vocalist Mark Free. Unruly Child recorded a new album which was released in early 1999. 2001 saw the return of Hurricane with an altered lineup and new album, Liquifury.

Birth name: Kelly Hansen
Born: April 18, 1961, Hawthorne, California, U.S.
Genres: Hard rock, heavy metal, glam metal
Occupation(s): Singer-songwriter, musician
Instruments: Vocals, guitar, keyboards, percussion
Years active: 1985–present
Associated acts: Foreigner, Hurricane, Unruly Child, Perfect World

About Kelly Hansen

Heavy metal vocalist who is the fourth lead singer for the band Foreigner, the group best known for the single "I Want to Know What Love Is."

Before Fame

He started his career with the band Hurricane in 1984.

Achievement

He released one album with the duo Perfect World before joining Foreigner in 2005.

Family Life

He has been romantically linked to singer Dyna Shirasaki.

Associations

He served as a session recording artist for Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash's side project, Slash's Snakepite.

Information related to Kelly Hansen

  • Foreigner (band) members
  • Musicians from Hawthorne, California
  • American heavy metal singers
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Latest information about Kelly Hansen updated on October 22, 2020.

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