Bassist and vocalist for the rock band The Stranglers, who composed the soundtrack for the anime Gankutsuou: The Count of Monte Cristo.
He studied at Huddersfield Polytechnic.
In 1979, he released his solo album, Euroman Cometh, which he followed with the album Un Jour Parfait in 1988.
He was born in Notting Hill, London.
Drummer Jet Black was the founder of The Stranglers.