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Wood, HMV Record Store in London, September 8, 2008
|Birth name||Daniel William Wood|
|Born||May 14, 1969|
|Origin||Dorchester, Massachusetts, United States|
|Labels||Interscope Records (2008-2009)|
|Associated acts||New Kids on the Block, NKOTBSB, Upper Street|
Daniel William Wood (born May 14, 1969) is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and occasional actor. He is also a member of the American boy band New Kids on the Blockand also serves as one of the key choreographers.
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Wood is divorced from Patricia Alfaro. He has three children: Daniel Jr. (born in 1992) with ex-girlfriend Elise Stepherson, Chance (adopted with Patty from Russia; born in 1998), and Vega (born March 1999).
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