Born: March 13, 1960
Occupation: Musician, songwriter
Biography: Adam Charles Clayton is a musician, best known as the bassist of the Irish rock band U2. Clayton has resided in County Dublin since the time his family moved to Malahide when he was five years old in 1965. Clayton is well known for his bass playing on songs such as New Year's Day, Bullet the Blue Sky, With or Without You, Mysterious Ways, Get on Your Boots, and Magnificent.