Robbie Williams was born on February 13, 1974, in Staffordshire, England. Williams started his musical career in 1990 by participating in the boy band Take That. In 1995 he left the band to start his solo career. Today Robbie is justly considered one of Britain’s most successful pop singers. His albums have sold over 47 million copies around the world, while over 15 million copies of his singles have been sold. Williams’s song Angels was voted the Best Single of the Past Twenty Five Years at the 2005 BRIT Awards.