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Miles Copeland

Miles CopelandAKA Miles Axe Copeland III

Born: 2-May-1944
Birthplace: London, England

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Business

Nationality: England
Executive summary: Founder of IRS Records

The son of intelligence agents (his father was, among other things, CIA Bureau Chief in Beirut), in his youth Copeland travelled to interesting and somewhat dangerous places, becoming fluent in Arabic. He launched his first record label, Illegal Records, to debut The Police (his brother Stewart was the band's drummer). The single, "Fall Out/Nothing Achieving", sold a remarkable 70,000 copies. With the help of A&M Records he became the founder of IRS Records and another record label Ark 21. He has been manager of band Squeeze, Sting, Alannah Myles, etc.

Father: Miles Axe Copeland, Jr. (CIA Agent)
Mother: Lorraine Adie (British Intelligence officer)
Brother: Stewart Copeland (musician, The Police)
Brother: Ian Copeland (agent, d. 23-May-2006 melanoma)
Wife: Adriana Corajoria (model, m. 1989, three children)
Son: Miles Axe Copeland IV
Son: Aeson Armstrong Copeland
Son: Axton Emerson Copeland

    University: BA, Birmingham-Southern College (1966)
    University: MA Economics, American University of Beirut (1969)

    Bank Robber (Sep-1993)
    Eat the Rich (22-Apr-1988)
    Bring on the Night (8-Nov-1985) · Himself

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