Chris Lowe is an English singer, songwriter, and musician who is famous as one-half of the music duo, Pet Shop Boys along with .

Born Name

Christopher Sean Lowe

Nick Name

Chris

Sun Sign

Libra

Born Place

Blackpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

Nationality

 

Education

Chris studied at Arnold House School in his hometown.

In 1978, he got enrolled at the University of Liverpool to study architecture but he did not graduate.

Occupation

Singer, Songwriter, Musician

Family

  • Father – Clifford Lowe (Sales Representative)
  • Mother – Vivien Lowe (Dancer)
  • Siblings – Victoria Lowe (Younger Sister), Tim Lowe (Younger Brother), Greg Lowe (Younger Brother)

Genre

Synthpop, IDM, Dance, Electronica, Pop, Electropop

Instruments

Vocals, Piano, Trombone, Synthesizer, Keyboards, Electronic Drums, Organ

Labels

  • EMI Records
  • X2
  • Parlophone Records

Build

Average

Height

5 ft 9 in or 175 cm

Weight

71 kg or 156.5 lbs

Boyfriend / Spouse

Chris has dated –

  1. Peter Andreas – Chris was RUMORed to be dating his personal assistant Peter Andreas, who died of AIDS in 1994.

Race / Ethnicity

White

Hair Color

Black

Eye Color

Hazel

Sexual Orientation

Chris is rumored to be gay.

However, he has neither confirmed nor denied these speculations.

Distinctive Features

  • Passive, robotic stage presence
  • Usually wears sunglasses

Chris Lowe Favorite Things

  • Song – Hotel Home (by Molly Nilsson)

Source – TheQuietus.com

Chris Lowe Facts

  1. Before Pet Shop Boys, he played the trombone in a 7-piece dance band named One Under the Eight.
  2. While working at an architecture firm in the early 1980s, Chris designed a staircase for an industrial development project located in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire.
  3. Chris and Neil hold the title of ‘The Most Successful Duo in UK Music History’ in the Guinness Book of Records.
  4. The duo chose the name Pet Shop Boys as a reference to their friends who worked in a pet shop in Ealing.
  5. He supports the Arsenal Football Club.

Featured Image by Eva Rinaldi / / CC BY-SA 2.0

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Facts of Chris Lowe

  • full nameChris Lowe
  • Date of Birth October 04, 1959
  • Age 62 years 2 months
  • Horoscope Libra
  • Lucky Number 11
  • Lucky Stone Peridot
  • Lucky Color Blue
  • Best Match for Marriage Gemini
  • weight71 kg
  • height5 ft 9 in

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