Despite being so popular, he is known for keeping his personal life low-key.
Lead vocalist of the alternative rock band Snow Patrol, Gary Lightbody is popular as a singer and songwriter from Northern Ireland.
And it’s something I’ve fought with my whole life," he said.
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He remained in the band for seven years and by that time, the band released two albums and had many tours. Since in his early teens, he started writing songs and learned guitar formerly without any lessons.
He guesses most of the chords as he does not read music.