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Ray Davies is a British singer, songwriter, musician, and performer known as the main songwriter for the band The Kinks. The lead of the band was Dave. Apart from singing, Ray directed produced and acted on several shows. The younger brother of the musicians is Dave. He is known as the godfather of Britpop. In 1996, they got disbanded, and he started his solo career.
Ray Davies has been very successful throughout the years.
In 1964, Kinks signed a contract and released a song. You Got Me. The band received commercial success. The band has several compositions like You Still Want Me and Something Better Beginning. In summer 1965, the band began with A Well Respected Man and Where Have All the Good Times Gone. He was called the most adamantly British of the Brit Invasion bands. In 1976, the band changed record labels from RCA to Arista. Ray gain success through arena rock style. The band released four studio albums named Low Budget, Give the People What They Want, State of Confusion, and Word of Mouth.
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The musician is a bisexual. The singer married three times and has four daughters from his marriages. In 1964, Ray first time he was married to Rasa Dicpetris. The singer tried suicide due to drug overdose after the breakup of his marriage. The singer had bipolar disorder.
|Wife's/Spouse's Name||Eva Davies|
|Children/Kids||Yes (Natalie Ray Hynde, Louisa Davies, Eva Davies, and Victoria Davies)|
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|Full/Real Name||Sir Raymond Douglas Davies|
|Age (as of today)||78 years|
|Date of Birth||June 21, 1944|
|Place of Birth||Fortis Green, London, England|
|Height||1.8 m, 5 feet 11 inches|
|Weight||55 kg, 121.5 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$15 million|
|Occupation||Musicians, Record Producer, Singer-songwriter|
Height, Weight, and Age
Ray Davies' height is above average measuring 1.8 m. Ray Davies weighs 55 kg. Being born on June 21, 1944, translates to an age of 78 years as of todays date (November 29, 2022).
I got that idea from being in India. I always like the chanting.Ray Davies
People take pictures of the Summer, just in case someone thought they had missed it, and to proved that it really existed.Ray Davies
Those three chords were part of my life – G, F, Bb – yeh, it is, it is, and I can’t help noticing it. But there have been other things nearly as close to it which people haven’t noticed, other things we have done.Ray Davies
No one can penetrate me. They only see what’s in their own fancy, always.Ray Davies
I still like to keep tapes of the few minutes before the final take, things that happen before the session. Maybe it’s superstitious, but I believe if I had done things differently – if I had walked around the studio or gone out – it wouldn’t have turned out that way.Ray Davies