Country singer who has released hits like "Baby, Don't Get Hooked on Me" and who worked as a songwriter.
He was featured prominently at Nancy Sinatra's recording company, which was called Boots Enterprises.
He has a street named after him in him hometown of Lubbock.
He married Fran Cook in 1963, Sarah Barg in 1970, and Lise Gerard in 1982. He has two sons named Joel and Cody and a daughter named Noah.
He wrote songs for Elvis Presley like "Memories" and "In The Ghetto."