Singer best known as the lead vocalist for the English pop/rock duo Chas & Dave. He has also performed alongside well-known rock stars like Outlaws guitarist Ritchie Blackmore.
He was a session musician for artists like Jerry Lee Lewis.
He is a well-known fan of the Tottenham Hotspur Football Club, releasing songs with titles like "Glory Glory Tottenham Hotspur."
His mother raised he and his brother Dave as a single mother after the death of their father. He married Joan Hodges in 1966; they had children named Nik and Kate together.
He played piano in the band The Rockers, featuring Thin Lizzy singer and bassist Phil Lynott.