“My job is to turn every night of the week into Saturday night for people. It’s the best job there is.” - Jimmy Barnes AO
Working Class Man, Aussie Rock Soul, Every Man's Best Mate
Spanning a 40 year career, Scottish born, Adelaide raised Jimmy Barnes is the voice of the nation. Loud, passionate, sentimental, raw and charismatic, Jimmy Barnes has written, sung and performed song that are the soundtrack of Australian culture.
As the lead singer of the beloved, Cold Chisel, Barnsey cemented himself as a captivating and unpredictable lead singer, larger than life and full of raw energy.
Jimmy has lived life to its absolute fullest. He went through a period of drink and drug addiction which, now sober, he has since spoken out about in aid to tell his story and be a role model for others. He has been a vocal champion for men's mental health and battling with addiction.
In addition to his stellar music career, he is also a best selling author, penning his autobiography "Working Class Boy" and "Working Class Man'. He remains the only Australian to win the ABIA Award for Best Biograhpy twice.
He was inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame with Cold Chisel in 1992 and as a solo artist in 2018.
He was awarded an Order of Australia in 2017.
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