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Mark Hollis Biography – Mark Hollis Wiki

Mark Hollis full name Mark David Hollis, was an English musician and singer-songwriter.

Hollis co-founded the band Talk Talk in 1981 alongside Lee Harris and Webb. The band made a name with 1980s hit singles such as It’s My Life, Today, Talk Talk and Life’s What You Make It. They progressed to albums like Spirit of Eden, which was hailed as a “masterpiece,” and Laughing Stock.

After the band disbanded in 1991, Hollis released his first and only solo album, also called Mark Hollis, in 1998. When asked about his decision not to tour anymore or maintain a public persona, he said: “I choose for my family. Maybe others are capable of doing it, but I can’t go on tour and be a good dad at the same time.”

He later retired from the music industry, and was little heard from publicly. His last known music was created for TV drama Boss starring Kelsey Grammer and TI.

Mark Hollis Age

He was born on 4 January 1955 in Tottenham, London, England. He died in February 2019 at the age of 64.

Mark Hollis Family

He had two brothers, one older and one younger. His older brother, Ed Hollis, became a disc jockey and producer who managed bands such as Eddie and the Hot Rods.

Mark Hollis Wife

He was married to his wife Flick, a teacher.

Mark Hollis Children

He had two children.

Mark Hollis Death

He died at the age of 64. His cousin-in-law Anthony Costello tweeted on Monday 25 February 2019: “RIP Mark Hollis. Cousin-in-law. Wonderful husband and father. Fascinating and principled man. Retired from the music business 20 years ago but an indefinable musical icon.”

Talk Talk’s bassist Paul Webb, aka Rustin Man, paid tribute to Hollis on both Facebook and Instagram. He wrote: “I am very shocked and saddened to hear the news of the passing of Mark Hollis. Musically he was a genius and it was a honour and a privilege to have been in a band with him. I have not seen Mark for many years, but like many musicians of our generation I have been profoundly influenced by his trailblazing musical ideas. He knew how to create depth of feeling with sound and space like no other. He was one of the greats, if not the greatest.”

Mark Hollis Cause of Death

Mark Hollis’ cause of death has not been disclosed.

Mark Hollis Net Worth

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