In 1956 he released the song "Blow The Man Down" on the Ewan MacColl LP "The Singing Sailor". He released 7 record singles in his career, between 1962 and 1978. He also recorded the solo album "Only Authorised Employees To Break Bottles" in 1974 with The Faraway Folk as his backing group. This led to a series of concerts ...
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5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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Success has meant that people listen to me a bit more. It's the money that does that. You look at two chaps in an office, one earning fifty quid and another thirty. It's the bloke on fifty nicker who's going to get listened to. Yes, I've developed quite a bit of admiration for the chaps on the top of the heap. They've got the power. There may be a lot of idiots up there, too, but their voice is ...
He suffered a heart attack in 1979 and was involved in a serious car crash shortly afterwards.
Often played roles craving social acceptability