- Mick Hucknall
- Pop/ Soul
Singer from Manchester, the former frontman with Simply Red. The band sold more than 50 million albums, thanks to records like the 12-times-Platinum selling Stars (1991).
Simply Red broke up in late 2010 with Hucknall going on to release solo material, beginning with 2008's Tribute to Bobby, a collection of the songs of blues/soul legend Bobby Bland.