The Charlatans (known in the United States as The Charlatans UK) are an English alternative rock band. The band's line-up comprises Tim Burgess (vocals), Mark Collins (guitar), Martin Blunt (bass), Tony Rogers (keyboards) and Jon Brookes (drums and percussion).
Former members of the band include guitarist John Baker (1989–1991), vocalist Baz Ketley (1989) and keyboardist Rob Collins (1989–1996), who died in a car accident during recording of their fifth album.
In the UK all of the Bands 11 Studio Albums have Charted in the Top 40 UK Album Chart, 3 Being Number One Albums. They have also achieved 17 Top 30 singles and 4 Top 10 hits in the UK Singles Chart.