American vocalist best known as the singer for the 1970s band Dr. Hook & The Medicine Show. He was a renowned figure for the eyepatch and cowboy hat that he would wear on stage.
He began putting out music in the early 1960s and formed Dr. Hook & The Medicine Show in 1968.
He lost his right eye in a car accident, which led to the wearing of his signature eye patch.
He married his wife, Linda, in 1969. His son also became a musician.
He collaborated with artists like Waylon Jennings and Willie Nelson.