Chaz Jankel

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Birthday
16, 1952
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
16, 1952 (age 66)
Birthplace
England

About

Best known for his work with the British rock band Ian Dury and The Blockheads, this guitarist, keyboardist, and songwriter also recorded with the folk-rock group Jonathan Kelly's Outside. His popular singles include 'Glad to Know You' and 'Number One.'

Before Fame

He began his music career in the early 1970s, initially performing with a group called Kilburn and the High-Roads.

Trivia

He infused much of his solo and collaborative work with elements of funk music.

Family Life

He was born Charles Jeremy Jankel in Middlesex, England.

Associated With

During his time with Ian Dury and The Blockheads, he penned many of the band's most popular songs.