Singer, activist, and politician whose song "Convoy" was a #1 hit in 1976 and further enforced the citizen's band radio fad. He released 8 studio albums throughout his career. His final album was titled American Spirit and was released in 2003.
He worked his way up at advertising agency, Bozell & Jacobs.
His subject matter revolved around country outlaws and trucks. He released 4 compilation albums during his long career.