Country singer-songwriter most famous for his hit 1974 single "I Can Help." He is also a songwriter who has written songs for successful artists like Waylon Jennings and Conway Twitty.
He got his start in the local Missouri band Mirt Mirly & the Rhythm Stoppers.
He was a member of the country rock supergroup Black Tie with Jimmy Griffin and Randy Meisner.
His daughter, Planet and Sierra, are both recording artists.
He played bass for country singer and actor Kris Kristofferson.