English songwriter, poet, and singer, known for collaborating with Elton John on more than thirty albums.
He began working with Elton John at the age of seventeen.
He has had a successful solo career and released the album Tribe in 1987.
He married his fourth wife, Heather Lynn Hodgins Kidd, in 2004; the couple had two daughters.
He co-wrote the song "Uncool" with Courtney Love.