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The creative Peter Gabriel was born on this day in 1950
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The creative Peter Gabriel was born on this day in 1950

The Genesis founder and former lead singer Peter Gabriel has had a very successful solo career since the 1970’s and won a big place on Pop Culture’s imagery through his creative music videos. Today he turns 71

Peter Gabriel makes history on the 1987 MTV VMA's with "Sledgehammer"
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Peter Gabriel makes history on the 1987 MTV VMA’s with “Sledgehammer”

Former Genesis member Peter Gabriel made history at the MTV Video Music Awards on September 11th, 1987 with his influential video “Sledgehammer”

The former Genesis frontman already had scored a hit with "Games Without Frontiers", and with "Sledgehammer" solidified his solo career during the 1980's
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In July 1987 Peter Gabriel peaks to No.1 at the US Hot 100 with “Sledgehammer”

The former Genesis frontman already had scored a hit with “Games Without Frontiers”, and with “Sledgehammer” solidified his solo career during the 1980’s