Jamie Hince

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Jamie Hince
JamieHinceBarcelona2008.jpg
Performing in 2008 Barcelona, Spain
Background information
Birth name James William Hince
Also known as Hotel
Born (1968-12-19) December 19, 1968 (age 45)
Buckinghamshire, England
Genres Post-punk, Garage rock, Indie rock
Occupations Musician, singer-songwriter
Instruments guitar, bass guitar, keyboards, synthesizer, drums, vocals
Associated acts The Kills, Fiji, Scarfo, Blyth Power
Notable instruments
Hofner guitars

James William Hince[citation needed] (born 19 December 1968) is an English guitarist, singer, songwriter, best known as the guitarist for the indie rock duo The Kills.[1] He started his musical career in bands called Fiji, Scarfo, and Blyth Power. He co-founded The Kills with American singer Alison Mosshart in 2000. In The Kills, Hince is known as "Hotel" and Mosshart is known as "VV."

Personal life[edit]

Hince is married to model Kate Moss. In 2008, The Sun reported that Hince and Moss became engaged during a trip to Amsterdam. Hince proposed to her in bed with a vintage 1920s ring worth more than £10,000. They wed on 1 July 2011 at St Peter's Church, Southrop in Gloucestershire.[2]

Discography[edit]

With Scarfo[edit]

  • Scarfo (November 1995)
  • Luxury Plane Crash (July 1997)

Studio albums with The Kills[edit]

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