Singer, songwriter, musician, and science fiction writer who sang "Society's Child (Baby I've Been Thinking)."
She had a song, "Hair of Spun Gold," which was published in Broadside when she was twelve.
She won a Grammy Award for her hit "At Seventeen."
She married Tino Sargo in 1978; after their divorce in 1987, she remarried Patricia Snyder on August 27, 2003.
Her song "Fly Too High" was featured in the movie Foxes starring Jodie Foster.