English singer-songwriter and producer known for his work with bands like Big in Japan and Lightning Seeds. He is also a respected producer who has produced music for artists like The Fall and Echo & the Bunnymen.
He was a member of the Liverpool punk rock scene in the 1970's and formed the band Original Colors.
In 2004, he released his first solo album called Tales Told.
His son Riley was the inspiration for his song The Life of Riley.
His rendition of Three Lions with comedian Frank Skinner shot to number one on the charts.