Drummer and co-singer with the rock group The Band. He also released music as a solo artist.
He learned to play the drums when he was a child and was influenced by jazz music. His first big gig was with The Hawks.
He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
He has a daughter with Libby Titus, but got into a serious relationship that resulted in him getting married to Sandra Dodd.
He has performed with Norah Jones.