British musician, singer, and songwriter.
Born: 17 March 1975 in Lowestoft, Suffolk, England, UK.
Lead singer and lead guitarist of The Darkness, which also features his brother Dan amongst others.
Brother of Dan Hawkins.
Justin David Hawkins (born 17 March 1975) is an English musician, Internet personality, singer and songwriter best known as the founder, lead singer, and lead guitarist of the Darkness. He is also the lead singer and guitarist for the band Hot Leg, formed in 2008 and now on hiatus. As of 2021, Hawkins has been active on his YouTube channel entitled ‘Justin Hawkins Rides Again’, often giving his comedic analysis on particular songs or artists in addition to covering news in the musical community. As of 2023, he has accumulated over 434,000 subscribers.
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