Irish musician most famous as a member of the popular band Three Dog Night, who had a number of hits in the 60's and 70's. After the group's demise, he became manager for punk rock bands like Fear.
He was a solo artist before forming Three Dog Night, releasing the successful single "Roses and Rainbows" in 1965.
His band, Three Dog Night, had an impressive run of twelve consecutive gold albums.
He married Laurie Anne Gaines in October 1981. His son, Dash Hutton, is a member of the popular indie rock band Haim.
He was bandmates with Cory Wells in Three Dog Night.