Live on Letterman - Peter Gabriel
About the Band:
Peter Gabriel first came to international prominence with the success of Genesis, a band that he co-founded while still at school. Since leaving Genesis in 1975, his recording career has included seven studio albums, acclaimed film soundtracks for “Birdy,” “The Last Temptation of Christ” and “Rabbit Proof Fence,” as well as live and compilation albums. His wider musical career has included multiple GRAMMY® Awards and the creation of the now-global WOMAD festival.
Gabriel co-founded the human rights organization Witness.org in 1989, and in 2007, he and Sir Richard Branson founded Elders.org, which was launched by Nelson Mandela. In 2006, Gabriel was awarded the prestigious Man of Peace title by The Nobel Peace Laureates. He has also engaged in a wide variety of tech-based businesses throughout a variety of creative industries.