Date of Birth
12 December 1986, Bolton, Lancashire, England, UK
Daniel Alan David Jones
5' 11" (1.8 m)
Lead singer and lead guitarist of McFly.
Huge fan of Bruce Springsteen.
Attended Thornleigh Salesian College in Bolton, Lancashire, England.
Went to Bury College, Bury, Lancashire.
Supports Bolton Wanderers Football Club.
He has 2 police dogs
His dream cars are a Lamborghini, American pick-up and muscle car.
He was on Steps To The Stars (a talent competition on TV) with his band of him, his sister and his friend, called Y2K when he was in year 8.
His parents are Kathleen A. (O'Neill) and Alan Jones. He has one older sister, Vicky Jones.
Accidentally auditioned for the band "V", mistaking it for a pop/punk band like "Busted". Tom from McFly, who was filming the auditions, later asked him to start writing with him and James Bourne. Thus, McFly was born.
When in school, he was bullied and mocked because he played the guitar. The song "Not Alone" was written about his experiences.
In addition to playing in McFly he is also DJ, playing at many venues. He also produces music, and has a studio in his home.
Nominated for a Brit Award [January 2005]
BBC Family Proms in the Park [September 2005]
Released new single 'I Wanna Hold You' [October 2005]
From March 20 to May 6 on the "up close and personal tour" [March 2007]