Richard Ashcroft - This Is How It Feels
Richard Ashcroft is famous for being lead singer with The Verve who split in April 1999 after achieving a Number 1 single with ‘The Drugs Don’t Work’ and a Number 1 album with ‘Urban Hymns’ which spent 12 weeks at the top of the chart in 1997 and 1998, winning him an Ivor Novello Award. 44 year-old Richard has gone on to enjoy 6 solo Top 20 singles including ‘A Song For Lovers’ and ‘Break The Night With Colour’. In June 2007 it was announced the band with their original line-up were reforming and went on to play Glastonbury, T In The Park and the V Festivals. They split again in 2008. His 5th solo album titled ‘These People’ is released on 20th May with ‘This Is How It Feels’ as the first single.