Frontman with the Four Seasons whose hits included "Big Girls Don't Cry" and "Sherry." He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with the Four Seasons.
He worked as a barber until his singing career was able to support him.
He had 29 Top 40 hits with The Four Seasons and 9 more as a solo artist.
He was married to his third wife, Randy Clohessy, from 1984 to 2004 after previously being married to Mary Mandel and Mary Ann Hannigan. In total, he's had six children: three daughters named Antonia, Celia, and Francine and three sons named Francesco, Emilio and Brando.