|Birthdate:||January 6, 1986|
|Birthplace:||High Green, Sheffield, England|
Alexander David "Alex" Turner (born 6 January 1986) is an English musician. He is the lead vocalist, guitarist, and principal songwriter of the English indie band Arctic Monkeys. The only child of two teachers, Turner was raised in the Sheffield suburb of High Green. Turner has also recorded with his side-project The Last Shadow Puppets and as a solo artist for the Submarine (2010) movie soundtrack.