Roger Daltrey Biography (Wikipedia)
Roger Harry Daltrey CBE (born 1 March 1944) is an English singer, occasional songwriter and actor. In a career spanning more than 50 years, Daltrey came to prominence in the mid-1960s as the founder and lead singer of the rock band The Who, which released 14 singles that entered the Top 10 charts in the United Kingdom during the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s, including "I Can't Explain", "My Generation", "Substitute", "I'm a Boy", "Happy Jack", "Pictures of Lily", "Pinball Wizard", "Won't Get Fooled Again", and "You Better You Bet". Daltrey began his solo career in 1973, while still a member of the Who. Since then, he has released eight studio albums, five compilation albums, and one live album. His solo hits include "Giving It All Away", "Walking the Dog", "Written on the Wind", "Free Me", "Without Your Love", "Walking in My Sleep", "After the Fire", and "Under a Raging Moon". In 2010, he was ranked as number 61 on Rolling Stone's list of the 100 greatest singers of all time.
Daltrey has been known as one of the most charismatic of rock's frontmen and famed for his powerful voice and energetic stage presence.
- Chris has the WORLD EXCLUSIVE first play of Roger's new single!https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p066vtp8.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p066vtp8.jpg2018-05-11T08:26:00.000ZRoger Daltrey tells Chris about making his latest album 'As Long As I Have You’.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p066vtdw
Chris has the WORLD EXCLUSIVE first play of Roger's new single!
- Roger Daltrey: "I thought the album was rubbish... but Pete Townshend encouraged me to finish it"https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06169b4.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06169b4.jpg2018-03-15T09:04:00.000ZThe Who's frontman calls Chris with exclusive first solo music in 26 years.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p06168hz
Roger Daltrey: "I thought the album was rubbish... but Pete Townshend encouraged me to finish it"
- Roger Daltrey chats to Steve Wrighthttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01z7jzh.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01z7jzh.jpg2014-05-16T15:56:00.000ZRoger talks about his new album with Wilko Johnson and life in The Who.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01z7jzz
Roger Daltrey chats to Steve Wright
- Roger Daltrey on Pete Townshend smashing guitars "the thing used to scream!"https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01t1l79.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01t1l79.jpg2014-02-28T12:48:00.000ZRoger Daltrey describes Pete Townshend's famous stage trick "the thing used to scream!".https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01t1l7h
Roger Daltrey on Pete Townshend smashing guitars "the thing used to scream!"
- Roger Daltrey "I got thrown out of The Who once!"https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01t1k67.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01t1k67.jpg2014-02-28T12:40:00.000ZRoger Daltrey wins the 'Thrown Out' game on Chris Evan's Breakfast Show.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01t1k7d
Roger Daltrey "I got thrown out of The Who once!"
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