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Philip Oakey

Philip Oakey
Born: Oct 2, 1955 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England
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Biography: Philip Oakey's androgynous appearance and chilly baritone helped to define the look and sound of British new wave in the early '80s. While Oakey was working as a hospital porter, he was asked by former classmate Martyn Ware and Ian Marsh to join Human League. Oakey was inexperienced and didn't own a ...Read full biography
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