Paul De Lisle
Paul De Lisle performing with Smash Mouth in 2014
|Birth name||Paul Gerald DeLisle|
|Born||June 13, 1963|
Exeter, Ontario, Canada
|Occupation(s)||Bassist, vocalist, songwriter|
|Associated acts||Smash Mouth|
Paul Gerald De Lisle (born June 13, 1963) is a Canadian musician and songwriter. He is the bassist and one of two constant members of the pop rock band Smash Mouth since their formation in 1994, the other being vocalist Steve Harwell.
Early life and education
De Lisle wrote Smash Mouth: The Official Biography, a history of the band.
De Lisle also stepped in as temporary vocalist after Harwell was taken ill mid-show at a concert in Urbana, Illinois on August 27, 2016.
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