Born in January 1974 in Middlesborough, England and co-founded the Sneaker Pimps aged 15. Released 3 albums, "Becoming X" (1996), "Splinter" (1999) and "Bloodsport" (2002). He provided lead vocals on the last two albums, as well as co-writing songs on all 3 albums.A fourth Sneaker Pimps album with a working title of 'SP4' was recorded but never released. Some of the songs were used on the first two IAMX albums. Left the Sneaker Pimps in 2003 to concentrate on his IAMX project. Released his debut solo album, "Kiss + Swallow" in 2004 and the follow-up "The Alternative" in 2006.Moved from London to Berlin in 2006, where he is still residing.Third album "Kingdom Of Welcome Addiction" was released in May 2009, preceeded by the download-only single "Think Of England".
IAMX is the solo musical project of Chris Corner (of Sneaker Pimps). Corner has repeatedly said that IAMX is very different to his actual, real-life personality and is a kind of quasi "act". Whether an act or not, IAMX's music is primarily concerned with subjects such as outlandish sex, death, narcotic intoxication, bisexuality, obsession, alienation and vague allusions to politics. With the European marketplace going crazy for his blend of dramatic synth-rock, darkness-infused pop, and intricately-constructed indie dance...
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IAMX is the solo musical project of Chris Corner. The lyrics are primarily concerned with subjects such as sex, death, emotions, narcotic intoxication, decadence, religion, alienation and allusions to politics. Corner currently lives in Berlin, where he has found "the spirit to care less about the music industry and take an independent route."