American musician, singer-songwriter, record producer and author Billy Corgan, birth name William Patrick Corgan Jr. was born on March 17, 1967 in Elk Grove Village, Illinois, the United States. Corgan is a lead guitarists and vocalist in the alternative rock band the Smashing Pumpkins. The work in this band made Corgan popular. Yet, the band split in 2000. Corgan reformed it in 2006 and during those years, he created several projects. He formed a short-lived band Zwan which featured Smashing Pumpkings drummer Jimmy Chamberlin. In addition, he released a book of poetry and a solo album. His solo album came out in 2005 under Reprise Records. The album didn’t receive acclaim and wasn’t very popular among the public. The Future Embrace peaked at number 31 in the US and at number 67 in Germany. You can download this album by Billy Corgan in mp3 from our site.