Related Information for Lil' Chris Christopher James Hardman (August 1990 - 23rd March 2015), more commonly known by his stage name Lil' Chris, was a singer-songwriter and television personality.Chris rose to prominence in January 2006 after appearing in series two of Channel 4's Rock School. The TV show saw Gene Simmons (from the band KISS) try to form a rock band out of a class of children attending Kirkley High School (Chris's school). In the series, Chris was immediately seen as a contender for the band after r.. read more