Quotes by Billy Childish

About Billy Childish:

Billy Childish is an English painter, author, poet, photographer, film maker, singer and guitarist. He is known for his explicit and prolific work – he has detailed his love life and childhood sexual abuse, notably in his early poetry and the novels My Fault (1996), Notebooks of a Naked Youth (1997), Sex Crimes of the Futcher (2004) – The Idiocy of Idears (2007), and in several of his songs, notably in the instrumental "Paedophile" (1992) (featuring a photograph of the man who sexually abused him on the front cover) and "Every Bit of Me" (1993). From 1981 until 1985 Childish had a relationship with artist Tracey Emin.

Author Bio

  • NameBilly Childish
  • DescriptionBritish musician
  • BornDecember 1, 1959
  • CountryUnited Kingdom
  • ProfessionPoet; Composer; Novelist; Musician; Writer; Artist; Painter; Guitarist