Ricky Wilson Age, Height, Weight Information About


Born Name

Charles Richard Wilson

Nick Name


Ricky Wilson performing with Kaiser Chiefs in 2014

Ricky Wilson performing with Kaiser Chiefs in 2014

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Born Place

Keighley, West Riding of Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom


He has a house in Cornwall which he had bought on a whim while on a trip to England’s southern tip.

He later found out that his new house was just 20 minutes away from his father’s birth place.




Ricky Wilson started his education at the Ghyll Royd Primary School. Later, he went to the Leeds Grammar School.

After completion of his school education, he got enrolled at the Leeds Metropolitan University and graduated in 2000 with a BA (Hons) in Graphic Arts and Design.


Singer, songwriter and television personality


  • Father – Geoff Wilson (TV Producer)
  • Mother – Glynne Wilson (Worked in a ladies’ outfitters in Harrogate)
  • Siblings – Unknown


Ricky Wilson is represented by Milk Management.

His rock band Kaiser Chiefs is signed up with Red Light Management.


Indie rock, new wave, post-punk revival


Piano, vocals, ukulele, tambourine


MCA Music, Inc., B-Unique, Fiction, Polydor Records, Drowned in Sound, Liberator Music, Caroline International




5 ft 10 in or 178 cm


75 kg or 165 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Ricky Wilson has dated

  1. Fleur Fekkes – Ricky Wilson had an on and off relationship with TV researcher Fleur Fekkes. They had met while working at a bar. Ricky was her boss and to woo her, he got both of them on the same shift. At the end of the night, he would offer her a drink and pretend to call her a taxi so that he could get to spend more time with her. After dating for quite some time, they broke up at the start of 2006. However, they had got back together by the mid of the year. Their first public outing after the reconciliation was at the London’s Sin Club, where they had gained entry with a VIP pass.
  2. Lesley Williams (2010-2014) – If the reports are to be believed, Wilson started going out with TV producer Lesley Williams in 2010. After dating for almost four years, their relationship came to an abrupt end in 2014 as they struggled to deal with Ricky’s increased popularity. Plus, his flirty behavior with fellow The Voice judge Rita Ora might not have helped as well. Their separation was officially acknowledged in March 2015 as he accepted he can’t have it both ways when it came to fame.
  3. Grace Zito (2015-Present) – Just a month after the confirmation of his separation from Lesley, Ricky was linked with a personal stylist, Grace Zito. It was revealed that they had known each other for a long time and had been dating for several months.

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Distinctive Features

Often has slight fuzzy beard


His body specifications may be –

  • Chest – 39 in or 99 cm
  • Arms / Biceps – 13 in or 33 cm
  • Waist – 33 in or 84 cm

Shoe Size


Brand Endorsements

In April 2017, Ricky was featured in a short film created for the promotion of Etihad Airlines. The film was titled as The Abu Dhabi 48-hour stopover challenge and was aimed at showcasing Abu Dhabi as tourist hotspot with several attractions and activities.