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Beck Hansen

Background information
Birth name Bek David Campbell
Also known as Beck
Born July 8, 1970 (1970-07-08) (age 49)
Origin Los Angeles, California, United States
Genres Alternative rock, Indie rock, Folk rock, Electronica
Instruments Vocals, guitar, keyboards, bass, drums, harmonica, percussion, turntables
Years active 1988-present
Website The official Beck website

Beck Hansen (better known as simply Beck) (born Bek David Campbell, July 8, 1970 in Los Angeles, California) is an American singer, musician, and multi-instrumentalist. He is known for folky rock music, unusual lyrics, and post-modern arrangements, which has made him one of the most outstanding in 1990s alternative rock.

He became extremely popular with his hit song "Loser" in 1994. Beck is known for including various styles of music into his songs, including folk music, electronica, indie music, techno, rock music, and alternative music, among others.

Hansen married actress Marissa Ribisi in 2004. They currently have two children: a son, Cosimo Henri, and a daughter, Tuesday.