Lead singer of the British rock band Sweet who pursued a solo career with singles like "Take Away The Music" and "Don't You Know A Lady."
He was a member of the band Generation X.
His final concert was at the Britsol Hippodrome on December 5, 1996.
He had a son named Brian Junior with his partner Jean in 1995.
He once replaced Ian Gillan in a band called Wainwright's Gentlemen.