Isobel Campbell
Name: Isobel Campbell
Occupation: Rock Singer
Gender: Female
Birth Day: April 27, 1976
Age: 44
Birth Place: Glasgow, Scotland
Zodiac Sign: Taurus

Social Accounts

Isobel Campbell

Isobel Campbell was born on April 27, 1976 in Glasgow, Scotland (44 years old). Isobel Campbell is a Rock Singer, zodiac sign: Taurus. Nationality: Scotland. Approx. Net Worth: Undisclosed.

Trivia

She has collaborated with Queens of the Stone Age.

Net Worth 2020

Undisclosed
Find out more about Isobel Campbell net worth here.

Physique

Height Weight Hair Colour Eye Colour Blood Type Tattoo(s)
N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

Before Fame

She was in a band called The Gentle Waves.

Biography

Biography Timeline

1996

Belle & Sebastian was formed in 1996 by Stuart Murdoch and Stuart David; Campbell had met Murdoch at a New Year's Eve party at age nineteen, and then participated in a recording session with Murdoch and David sponsored by Stow College's Music Business Administration curriculum. They named themselves Belle & Sebastian after a children's book of the same name. Murdoch was the lead singer on the first two albums, with Campbell playing cello, percussion and singing backing vocals. A classically trained cellist, Campbell also played keyboards. She also took lead vocals on a few songs from the band, and co-wrote their top-20 UK single "Legal Man".

1998

On Snow Patrol’s 1998 debut album Songs For Polarbears, Campbell provides vocals on the song "NYC".

1999

In 1999, Campbell released her first solo album, The Green Fields of Foreverland, on the same label as Belle & Sebastian, Jeepster Records, under the name The Gentle Waves. The follow-up to The Green Fields of Foreverland would become Swansong for You released on 6 November 2000. This album would be the last release by Campbell as The Gentle Waves. In 2002, she collaborated with Scottish jazz musician Bill Wells on Ghost of Yesterday, a collection of Billie Holiday songs released by Creeping Bent. In 2003 she released a new album Amorino under her own name. Bill Wells was featured here again, along with other jazz musicians. Her next album, 2006's Ballad of the Broken Seas, was a collaboration with former Screaming Trees vocalist Mark Lanegan and was well received by critics.

2002

Most of 2002 was spent on touring and recording a soundtrack album, Storytelling (for Storytelling by Todd Solondz). Campbell left the band in spring of 2002, in the middle of their North American tour.

2004

In April 2004, Campell released an EP with former Screaming Trees and Queens of the Stone Age singer Mark Lanegan, titled Time Is Just the Same. They would later release a single entitled "Ramblin' Man" for their collaboration album Ballad of the Broken Seas. Campbell wrote and recorded the majority of the album's tracks in Glasgow, with Lanegan adding vocals in Los Angeles. The album was nominated for the 2006 Mercury Prize. Lanegan and Campbell played four UK concerts in January 2007, with the London date being moved to a larger venue as a result of high demand for tickets.

2006

Her fourth studio album was released on 23 October 2006 entitled Milkwhite Sheets. It brings traditional songs from United Kingdom and songs written by Campbell. Campbell has stated that album was inspired by the works of Jean Ritchie, Anne Briggs and Shirley Collins.

2007

In 2007, the duo recorded a second album together, entitled Sunday at Devil Dirt, which was released on 5 May 2008. Three singles from the album were released: "Who Built the Road"(7"), "Come On Over (Turn Me On)" (7") and "Keep me in mind sweetheart"(Cd, 12"). The five new tracks of the "Keep me in mind sweetheart" EP were later added as bonus tracks to Sunday at Devil Dirt.

2010

A third collaborative album with Lanegan was released on 16 August 2010 entitled Hawk. The pair toured to promote the album, including a set at All Tomorrow's Parties, 10–12 December 2010 (Bowlie 2) curated by Belle & Sebastian. In July 2013, it was announced that Campbell and Lanegan had officially ended their musical partnership.

2020

In February 2020, Isobel released her most recent solo studio album titled 'There Is No Other' which was named Rough Trade's album of the week, via new label Cooking Vinyl.

🎂 Upcoming Birthday

Currently, Isobel Campbell is 46 years, 5 months and 4 days old. Isobel Campbell will celebrate 47th birthday on a Thursday 27th of April 2023.

Find out about Isobel Campbell birthday activities in timeline view here.

Isobel Campbell trends

FAQs

  1. Who is Isobel Campbell ?
  2. How rich is Isobel Campbell ?
  3. What is Isobel Campbell 's salary?
  4. When is Isobel Campbell 's birthday?
  5. When and how did Isobel Campbell became famous?
  6. How tall is Isobel Campbell ?
  7. Who is Isobel Campbell 's girlfriend?
  8. List of Isobel Campbell 's family members?
  9. Why do people love Isobel Campbell?