Known by his stage name John Foxx, he was the lead vocalist for the band Ultravox!
He previously formed a band called Tiger Lily until the popularity of punk made the band disfavored.
His band went from being called Fire of London, The Zips, and The Damned to Ultravox!
He was born to a father who was a coal miner and a mother who was a mill worker.
He started a solo career with Molly McQueen's father Midge Ure.