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Gerard Way

Singer-Songwriter Gerard Way

Profession: Singer-Songwriter

United States of America

Biography: The lead singer of My Chemical Romance, Way co-founded the band in September 2001 and led it until its dissolution in March 2013.

Since then he has embarked on a solo career, including the album Hesitant Alien, released in 2014.

In addition to music he has pursued comic book writing, authoring the series The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys and the comic book The Umbrella Academy.

Born: April 9, 1977
Birthplace: Summit, New Jersey, USA
Age: 45 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries

Historical Events

  • 2006-10-23 "The Black Parade" 3rd studio album by My Chemical Romance is released
  • 2013-03-22 American rock band My Chemical Romance announce their break-up