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Stuart Adamson (I) (1958–2001)

Stuart Adamson was born on April 11, 1958 in Manchester, England. He was married to Melanie Shelley and Sandra Davidson. He died on December 16, 2001 in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Grand Theft Auto: Vice City
(2002)
Against All Odds
Against All Odds Soundtrack
(1984)
Dom Hemingway
Dom Hemingway Soundtrack
(2013)

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 2015 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Sandra Bullock/Rod Stewart (2015) ... (writer: "In a Big Country" - uncredited)
 2014 Top of the Pops: The Story of 1979 (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Into the Valley", "Working for the Yankee Dollar")
 2013 Dom Hemingway (as Adamson, "In A Big Country")
 2013 Top of the Pops: The Story of 1978 (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "The Saints Are Coming")
 2010 Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.87 (2010) ... (performer: "Do They Know It's Christmas?")
 2009 The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day (writer: "The Saints Are Coming")
 2008 Provinssirock 30 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... (writer: "Look Away", "In a Big Country")
 2008 Ashes to Ashes (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2008) ... (writer: "Into The Valley" - uncredited)
 2003 16 Years of Alcohol (writer: "Calling The Tune")
 2002 Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (Video Game) (writer: "In a Big Country")
 1994 New Wave Hits of the 80's: Just Can't Get Enough Vol. 2 (Video short) (writer: "In a Big Country")
 1984 Against All Odds (writer: "BALCONY" - as Stewart Adamson)
  Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 8 episodes, 1979 - 1980) (music - 1 episode, 1979)
- Episode dated 10 January 1980 (1980) ... (writer: "Working for the Yankee Dollar")
- Episode dated 20 December 1979 (1979) ... (writer: "Working for the Yankee Dollar")
- Episode dated 29 November 1979 (1979) ... (writer: "Working for the Yankee Dollar")
- Episode dated 27 September 1979 (1979) ... (writer: "Charade')
- Episode dated 7 June 1979 (1979) ... (writer: "Masquerade")
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Other Works:

Singer for the group Big Country

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Alternate Names:

Big Country
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Personal Quote:

Music used to be a thing where working people got together on a Saturday night and played some songs. Someone'd play the guitar or the fiddle or an accordion. No bastard'd played the synthesiser. Stuart Adamson

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Overcame alcohol problems and stayed sober for many years prior to his death. See more »

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