Gary Barlow OBE is an English singer, songwriter, record producer, actor, and television personality born on January 20, 1971. He is the lead singer of the British pop group Take That. Gary Barlow is highly regarded as one of the UKs most successful songwriters, having written thirteen number-one singles. As a solo artist, he has had three number-one singles, six top-ten singles and three number-one albums. He has received six Ivor Novello Awards from the British Aca and he has sold over 50 million records worldwide.