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Jarvis Branson Cocker is an English musician, singer-songwriter, actor, voice actor, radio presenter and music video director. He initially found success as the frontman of the band Pulp, becoming a figurehead of the Britpop genre of the mid-1990s. Following Pulp's hiatus, Cocker has led a successful solo career, and presents a BBC Radio 6 Music show called Jarvis Cocker's Sunday Service.

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Cocker in 2012
Background information
Birth name Jarvis Branson Cocker
Born (1963-09-19) 19 September 1963 (age 53)
Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England
Genres Alternative rock, post-punk, Britpop, indie rock, indie pop, art rock
Occupation(s) Musician, singer-songwriter, actor, voice actor, radio presenter, music video director
Instruments Vocals, guitar, keyboards, bass, percussion
Years active 1978–present
Associated acts Pulp, Relaxed Muscle
Website jarviscocker.net

Jarvis Branson Cocker (born 19 September 1963) is an English musician, singer-songwriter, actor, voice actor, radio presenter and music video director. He initially found success as the frontman of the band Pulp, becoming a figurehead of the Britpop genre of the mid-1990s. Following Pulp's hiatus, Cocker has led a successful solo career, and presents a BBC Radio 6 Music show called Jarvis Cocker's Sunday Service.