Aase Brekke is a flight attendant and the wife of Gilbert O’Sullivan. Her claim to fame is her being the spouse of the famous Irish songwriter and actor Gilbert.
Her name Aase is pronounced ‘orsa’ as in ‘orse and cart’”.
In this article, we have all the information you need to know about Gilbert O’Sullivan wife. Keep reading to be informed!
Aase Brekke : Bio Summary
|Full Name||Aase Brekke|
|Famous as||Gilbert O’Sullivan wife|
|Date of Birth||1980|
|Place of Birth||Norway|
|Children||Helen- Marie and Tara|
Aase Brekke Age, Birthplace, Nationality, Wikipedia
Aase Brekke was born May 3, 1980 in Odda, Norway and she is 42 years in 2022.Her nationality is a Norwegian. She is the daughter of Master Baker Olav Brekke and Gudny. She has distinct blue eyes and beautiful bright blonde hair. Her sexual orientation is straight.
She was raised in Odda, Norway. For those who are unaware, Odda is a former municipality in the old Hordaland County, Norway. The municipality existed from 1913 until its dissolution in 2020 where it was merged into Ullensvang Municipality in Vestland County. It was located in southeastern Hordaland County, surrounding the southern end of the Sørfjorden.
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Aase have not revealed much any information on her upbringing and family. Her educational background is also unknown, but according to some sources she has been teaching. Other sources also say, she is a flight attendant. These information are all not from authentic source, therefore we cannot confirm them.
She is one of those individuals whose marriage shot them into fame. Before she got married to Gilbert, she was living a low profile life.
Aase Brekke and Gilbert O’Sullivan
Around the time Aase Brekke and Gilbert O’Sullivan started dating, she was a flight attendant for Pan Am Air. She was living near Manhattan Beach in California.
Gilbert deliberately avoided dating at the peak of his career; fearing that dating would come in the way of his songwriting abilities and career like it had some people before him. In January 1980, Gilbert married Aase who was known as “his Norwegian girlfriend”.
The couple have two daughter together. Helen-Marie, the first of their two daughters, was born later that year. Tara, the second daughter was born two years later.
The duo, Aase Brekke and Gilbert O’Sullivan, have been married for 42 years, 7 months, since 1980. Currently, Gilbert O’Sullivan and his wife, Aase live in Jersey at a very quiet private place, deep within the vegetation of a small island. Their home is hidden from inquisitive eyes and the media. The kind of privacy and peace every celebrity would covert.
According to Barnes Publishing Ltd in Enjoy Jersey magazine 2020/2021 Gilbert has a studio where there is an wide-ranging array of CDs, vinyl albums, handwritten notes and photographs, going back decades, littering the room. It could be said he has lived a beautiful life worth living.
Aase Brekke Husband
Raymond Edward O’Sullivan also known as Gilbert O’Sullivan is the husband of Aase Brekke. He born on the 1st of December in 1946 and is 75 years old now in 2022. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius. He has dark brown hair and a very rare grey eye color. He was born in Cork Road, Waterford, Ireland. As a child, Gilbert and his family moved and settled in Swindon, England which made him an Irish-born British singer-songwriter.
He accomplished his most noteworthy success in the early 1970s with hits including “Alone Again (Naturally)”, “Clair”, and “Get Down”. Gilbert had five more siblings, making them six in total. Gilbert’s father was a butcher with Clover Meats and his mother May ran a sweet shop. His family first moved to Battersea, London when Gilbert was seven, before they decided to settle in Swindon.
In an interview by Barnes Publishing Ltd in Enjoy Jersey magazine 2020/2021, Gilbert said “I started
out playing the drums, but as I became a little more musically attuned, I concentrated on the piano.”
“I spent hours playing the piano in our garden shed, writing and singing. Goodness knows what the
neighbors must have thought.”
Gilbert O’Sullivan Career
In 1967, Gilbert O’Sullivan started pursuing a career in music. He has charted 16 top 40 records including six No. 1 songs, the first of which was 1970’s “Nothing Rhymed” after many fails with many different record labels worldwide. He achieved this after being signed to Mills’ newly founded label, MAM Records. “Nothing Rhymed” also reached No. 1 in the Netherlands, where it earned O’Sullivan his first gold disc.
During his career, Gilbert has recorded 19 studio albums, up to his UK top 20 self-titled record in 2018.In the music magazine Record Mirror voted him the top UK male singer of 1972. He received three Ivor Novello Awards, including “Songwriter of the Year” in 1973.
After taking a break from singing for five years, in 1980, he returned to his old record label, CBS. Gilbert is also distinguished for his role in establishing the practice of clearing samples in hip hop music. This was due to his 1991 court case, Grand Upright Music, Ltd. v. Warner Bros. Records, Inc., in which he sued the rapper Biz Markie over the rights to use a sample of his song “Alone Again (Naturally)”. Naturally, he won 100% of the royalties and made sampling an expensive enterprise.
Gilbert’s songs are often marked by his idiosyncratic, percussive piano playing style and observational lyrics normally using word play. He has continued to record and perform into the 21st century. As at 2021, his net worth was estimated to be about $1 Million – $5 Million.