It sounds funny, right? Goldie's an individual who has seen his life play out in the press for years, and in interviews he wears his honesty on his sleeve. He's truly an open book, which is something that plays out in the emotional tracks he's created over the years. As with anyone else, there are still some things that those with a passing interest in his life just don't know.

From his work in TV and Hollywood to how the Metalheadz name came to be, as well as which singer he was engaged to and what national English sports team he used to play for. Here are 10 things you didn't know about Goldie.