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Peter Doherty (born 12 March 1979) is an English musician, writer, and artist. He is currently a singer and songwriter in the band The Libertines, which he reformed with Carl Barât in 2010. His other musical project is indie band Babyshambles. In 2005, Doherty became prominent in tabloids, the news media, and pop culture blogs because of his romantic relationship with model Kate Moss and his frequently-publicised heroin addiction.