Singer with Survivor and Cobra who was the lead vocalist on the hit single "Eye of the Tiger." He was also a songwriter.
He became self-taught in piano and guitar as a teenager.
He is also known for the classic television theme song for the hit series Baywatch.
He moved with his single mother from Mississippi to Memphis as an infant.
He performed "Eye of the Tiger" as Manny Pacquiao's entrance music at his 2011 title fight.