Artist Gareth Paul Gates is English and performs music and acts. He came in second place on the first season of Pop Idol on ITV in 2002. Gates had sold more than 3.5 million records in the UK by 2008. Aside from that, he is known to stutter and has talked about it in public.
For his first musical theater part, Gates played the title role in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at the Adelphi Theatre in the West End in 2009. From 2009 to 2011, Gates played Marius for 18 months, first in a touring production of Les Misérables and then in a show on the West End.
Gareth Gates Girlfriend 2023
Gareth Gates and his new girlfriend have made their Instagram profiles official. Instagram users saw Gareth, 39, posting a photo of himself with his new girlfriend, West End actress Allana Taylor, six months after their breakup from 36-year-old DJ Chloe McLennan. According to a spokesman for Gareth, “Allana and Gareth enjoyed a string of dates after meeting in Panto last year, both appearing in ‘Jack and the Beanstalk’.”
Gareth started going out with Chloe in April 2020, after they met in Ibiza. But they broke up at the end of last year and took down all of their social media posts about each other. According to a source, the signs had been there for a while. It was clear that things were not going well between them since November 11, when Gareth stopped commenting and liking Chloe’s pictures.
They have chosen to split up in 2023 and officially end their relationship, just in time for Christmas. Gareth was engaged to actor Faye Brooks from “Coronation Street” before he met Chloe. They broke up in August 2019, though. Missy, his daughter from a previous marriage, is 12 years old.
Who Is Gareth Gates’ Ex-Wife Suzanne Mole?
Suzanne Mole used to be married to Gareth Gates. She is an actress and dancer who has been in shows like Emmerdale, Heartbeat, and The Royal.
It took her and Gareth six years to get married, in July 2008. In October 2012, they said they were splitting up.
Gareth Gates Personal life
Gates and his wife Suzanne Gates (née Mole) lived in Chiswick, West London, until they split up in 2012. She was a dancer at the Record of the Year awards in 2002, where Gates won for “Unchained Melody.” Their paths crossed then. In October 2006, the newspaper The People said they had quietly married, which was not true.
Gates met Faye Brookes, who used to be his partner on Coronation Street, when they both acted in Legally Blonde: The Musical, not long after he and his wife split up.
Gates became a speech teacher and is now a course instructor for the McGuire Program, where he helps people who stammer like he does. In February 2005, he co-led his first full course. In August 2006, he taught his first course in Galway, Ireland, by himself.
Will Young beat Gates to win the first season of Pop Idol in February 2002. Flight Without Wings chose Gates for the next round of the show after she tried out. Even though he didn’t win the contest, Simon Cowell quickly signed him to the BMG company.
Gates’ first song, a cover of “Unchained Melody,” went straight to the top of the UK Singles Chart. The single sold two million copies in the UK and was chosen by ITV fans as 2002’s The Record of the Year. The next song to reach number one was “Anyone of Us (Stupid Mistake).”
His third song, “Suspicious Minds”/”The Long and Winding Road,” a double A-side with Will Young, winner of Pop Idol, also made it to number one. “What My Heart Wants to Say,” his fourth, got to number five. What My Heart Wants to Say, Gates’s first album, sold 100,000 copies in its first week and peaked at number two on the UK Albums Chart. It finally went double platinum in the UK.
This British singer, Gareth Gates, had a big effect on the music business and the entertainment business. People in the UK and around the world have loved him since his days on “Pop Idol” and through his successful singing career and acting roles. A young singer with a stammer, he went on to become a famous artist. Many people look up to him and see how determination and ability can help you reach your goals.