Singer who sang "Build Me Up Buttercup" and "In the Bad Bad Old Days (Before You Loved Me)."
He was a bookkeeper and lead singer for the band Joe E. Young & The Tonicks before joining The Foundations.
He had a hit with the song "It Must Be Heaven" as the lead singer of the group Mercy.
His father took him on vacation to England as a child, where he decided to stay.
He sang "Build Me Up Buttercup," a song which had reignited popularity after being featured in the Ben Stiller comedy There's Something About Mary.