Facts of Ranking Roger
|Full Name:||Ranking Roger|
|Age:||56 years 2 months|
|Birth Date:||February 21, 1963|
|Birth Place:||Birmingham, West Midlands, England|
|Father's Name:||Jean Baptiste Charlery|
|Mother's Name:||Anne Marie|
|Marital Status:||Not Known|
|Siblings:||6(4 siblings , 1 half-brother and sister)|
|Education:||Archbishop Williams School|
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The British musician Ranking Roger was a vocalist in the 1980s two-tone band the Beat. He died recently in 26th March 2019 due to cancer. He is considered a fighter as he fought against his illness.
- 1 Ranking Roger Age, Parents, Siblings, and Childhood(Bio and Ethnicity)
- 2 Ranking Roger Education, School/College, University
- 3 Ranking Roger Career and Professional Life
- 4 Ranking Roger Salary, Income, and Net Worth
- 5 Ranking Roger Rumors and Controversy/Scandals
- 6 Ranking Roger Wife, Daughter, and Relationship Status()
- 7 Body Measurements: Height, Weight, and Body Size
- 8 Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube
Ranking Roger Age, Parents, Siblings, and Childhood(Bio and Ethnicity)
Ranking Roger was born on 21st February 1963 in Birmingham, England. He was at the age of 56 when he died. As he died in the year 2019 26 March. Also, he grew up in the Small Heath area of the city. Similarly, he was the son of Jean Baptiste Charlery and Anne Marie. Likewise, he was from West Indian descent as his mother and father being from Saint Lucia. Talking about his siblings he had four sisters Greta, Annie, Sandra, and Equilar. Similarly, he had a half brother and sister, Kevin and Sarah Charlery.
Ranking Roger Education, School/College, University
Talking about his education and schooling, Ranking Roger attended Archbishop Williams School and while still at school began deejaying with reggae sound systems before becoming a drummer with the Dum Dum Boys in 1978.
Ranking Roger Career and Professional Life
Ranking Roger first started his career as a drummer for the band ‘Dum Dum Boys’. After playing with this band, he got to meet and perform together with a more famous band ‘The Beat’. Similarly, joined ‘The Beat’ and released three albums namely ‘I Just Can’t Stop It’, ‘Wha’ppen?’ and ‘Special Beat Service’.
However, the band broke up in 1983 which gave Roger and fellow ‘The Beat’ vocalist Dave Wakeling chance to team up and form a new band. Later a band called ‘General Public’ was born. This band produced hit songs like ‘Tenderness’ and ‘I’ll Take You There’. Likewise, 4 years later ‘General Public’ broke up and he tried his hand at a solo career with the album ‘Radical Departure’.Moreover, he collaborated with many different artists such as ‘The Police’ and ‘The Clash’.
Talking about 2019, Roger worked on his new album, Public Confidential which released in January but could not continue to appear in live events because of his health. Furthermore, he wrote his autobiography which will release in early summer as per the Beat’s website.
Ranking Roger Salary, Income, and Net Worth
The talented artist worked as a band member many times. However, he had not revealed his earnings and salary. He might have earned quite a fortune from his career until 2019. He would have earned more if he did not have a bad health condition. As per now, his net worth, salary, and earnings are under review.
Ranking Roger Rumors and Controversy/Scandals
There is no rumor and controversy of Ranking Roger however he died in 2019 which was a big shock for his family. In the year 2018, he was hospitalized with a suspected mini-stroke. Similarly, he had undergone surgery from two brain tumors and was undergoing treatment for lung cancer. The cause of his death was cancer.
Ranking Roger Wife, Daughter, and Relationship Status()
Ranking Rogers was not married as he said once an interview that he never got married. He said that he should have got married as he had 3 kids with an Irish girl and was in a relationship with her for 20 years. However, they split up about 10 years ago which he regretted. Similarly, he had 5 children but there is no other information about that. His son was Ranking Junior(Matthew Murphy and daughter was Saffren who featured with their father in a Beat revival band.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, and Body Size
Now talking about the height and weight of Ranking Roger, he has a decent height and weight. However, there is no information about his height, weight, and other body measurements. His hair and eye color were black.
Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube
Ranking Roger has a verified Twitter account with 9k followers. However, he was not active on other social media like Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube