Dexter Holland Biography
(Lead Vocalist and Guitarist of the Rock Band 'The Offspring')
Birthday: December 29, 1965 (Capricorn)
Born In: Garden Grove, California, United States
Dexter Holland is an American singer, songwriter, pianist, and businessman. He is the lead singer and guitarist of the punk rock band ‘The Offspring.’ Holland is a molecular biologist too. From a very young age, he was inclined toward music. Rock bands such as ‘Aerosmith,’ The Beatles,’ and ‘Sex Pistols’ were his early influences in music. Although Holland was a bright student, and was chosen to pursue a ‘Ph.D.’ in molecular biology, his passion for music took him to a different path. Holland and his friend Greg K started a punk rock band named ‘Manic Subsidal.’ It was later renamed as ‘The Offspring.’ The band released their first studio album which, too, was titled ‘The Offspring.’ Later, they released several albums, such as ‘Ignition,’ ‘Smash,’ ‘Conspiracy of One,’ and ‘Days Go By.’ During the live concerts of the band, Holland performs as vocalist, guitarist, and sometimes as a pianist, too. Dexter Holland has found success as a businessman as well. He owns a hot sauce brand ‘Gringo Bandito,’ which is highly popular in the Unites States. He is a licensed pilot, and has completed a 10 day solo flight around the world. Holland devotes time for philanthropic activities too.