Thomas Anthony Parker - born 4 August 1988, grew up in Bolton. Parker learned to play the guitar at the age of sixteen after trying out his older brother's. He then went on to audition for The X Factor but did not get past the first round. He went to Manchester Metropolitan University and studied Geography, but dropped out in pursuit of a professional singing career. Parker joined a Take That tribute band known as Take That II and toured Northern England, before joining The Wanted in 2009.
FACTS ABOUT TOM:
1. His full name is Thomas Anthony Parker.
3. He grew up in Tonge Moor, Bolton, England.
4. His star sign is Leo.
5. His natural hair colour is brown.
6. He has one brother called Lewis.
7. Tom Parker learned to play the guitar at the age of sixteen after trying Lewis' guitar.
8. The first song Tom learned on guitar was 'Wonderwall' by Oasis.
10. Tom met Kelsey in a pub.
11. He auditioned for The X-Factor in 2007, however failed to get past the first round.
12. He went to Manchester Metropolitan University and studied Geography, but dropped out in pursuit of a professional singing career.
14. In 2009, Tom joined The Wanted.
15. He has two sugars in his tea.
16. After Tom auditioned for The X-Factor, he worked in McDonald's.
17. His eye colour is hazel.
18. The first album Tom ever bought was Oasis - Definitely Maybe.
19. Tom and Max cried when All Time Low went to number one.
20. Tom used to have a blue stripe down his hair, he says it was his worst fashion mistake.
21.Tom has a tattoos.
22. He is a fan of Angry Birds.
23. Early 2012, Tom tweeted saying he loved America but he missed baked beans, so some American fans gave him a few tins!
24. Tom and Max have seen each other naked.
25. Tom once slept with five girls in one night!
26. Tom admits to cheating on every single one of his girlfriends!
27. Tom enjoyed watching Rosie and Jim as a kid.
28. He admits to being a terrible dancer.
29. Tom Parker did a poo in a plastic bag - he then chased the rest of The Wanted around with it after.
30. His official Twitter page is @TomTheWanted.
31. He has his own clothing line.
32. His mother is a jewellery designer. Her company is called JustB. ( @Just3UK )
HIS BIO :
Star Sign: Leo
Favourite Food: Indian, Italian
Height: 5ft 10
Eye Colour: Hazel
Hair Colour: Brown
Favourite Band: Oasis
Football Team: Bolton Wanderers
Favourite Animal: Parrot
Favourite TV Show as a kid: Rosie and Jim
Recent TV Show: The Inbetweeners
Favourite Trainers: Reebok
Dream Woman: Kate Thornton
Random Fact: He’s the tidiest member of Wanted
Likes & Dislikes
I like it when… i’m writing music and playing my guitar.
If I could rule… the country, i would make tax zero.
If it was the end… of the world, i would hide in a bunker.
If my name was… Liam Gallagher, i would be cool.
If I was a girl… i would go into the girls toilets and find out what they actually talk about when they go in there in 2s,3s,9s.
If I could have… just one day with John Lennon.
I hate it when… i’m bored.