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Vince Taylor (born Brian Maurice Holden on July 14, 1939 in Isleworth, Middlesex, England; died August 28, 1991) was a British rock and roll singer.

As the frontman for The Playboys, Taylor was successful primarily in the UK and Europe during the late 1950s and early 1960s, afterwards falling into obscurity amidst personal problems and drug abuse.

Early life

Taylor's early life was in Isleworth, Middlesex. When he was seven…

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  • Apparently the inspiration for Bowie's Ziggy Stardust character.
  • I got here thanks to Morrissey's 2011 tour
  • BEST.ROCK'N'ROLL.SINGER.EVER. Elvis is a choir kid compared to Vince !!!!!
  • He was great, and of course, and had to leave England to earn a living. Where has the British Music industry been all these years?
  • So this is where Brian Setzer ripped off the stray cats lick.

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