Roger Cook is a famous English singer, songwriter, and record producer. He has worked on many hits songs, and he has also written and recorded many songs. Roger has also recorded many album songs, and many songs got famous, and he has a unique path in his singing. He also collaborated with many music companies and worked for them.
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The early life of Roger Cook
Roger Cook was born in Fishponds, Bristol, England. Roger’s father’s name is Charles Ross, and his mother’s name is Clara Caudwell. There is no information about his parents’ occupation. His sibling’s name is Irene Chanter. Roger spent his early life in Fishponds with his family members. Since childhood, Roger has been interested in singing, and he has always dreamed of becoming a singer. His parents always encourage and motivate him to achieve success in his life.
Roger Cook education
There is no information about the educational qualifications of Roger Cook. No information about his high school and college.
Personal details of Roger Cook
|Real Name||Roger Frederick Cook|
|Celebrity Name||Roger Cook|
|Profession||Singer and songwriter|
|Age||81 years old|
|Date of Birth||August 19, 1940|
|Birth Place||Fishponds, Bristol, England|
Body Measurements of Roger Cook
|Height in Centimetres||173 cm|
|Height in Inches||5 Feet 8 Inch|
|Weight in Kilograms||NA|
|Weight in Pounds||NA|
|Spouse name||Kitty Wolff|
Roger Cook’s personal life
On August 19, 1940, Roger was born in Fishponds, Bristol, England, to the lovely couples Charles Ross and Clara Caudwell. He is 81 years old as of 2022. He is also a pop singer and have more experience in singing.
Roger Cook’s net worth
Roger is one of the most senior singers in the music industry, and he is believed to have a net worth of $ 5 million approximately. The above amount is only estimated; it may be higher or lower than the mentioned amount.
Roger Cook’s spouse and children
Roger cook was married to Joan Hill on April 21, 1964, but this couple divorced and separated because of some personal problems in 1982. Roger and Joan Hill were blessed with one child, but the name is unknown. Then in 1988, Roger got secondly married to Kitty Wolff in a private ceremony, and this couple was blessed with one child. The names of his children are not available because he did not share any information about his family with the public. One of his daughters, Katie, is a host and presenter of the channel CMT.
Roger Cook’s Honours
Roger cook has worked on many hit songs as a singer and songwriter. Roger is the first songwriter to enter the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame. It is one of the non-profit organizations to honour the best songwriter. Roger also won the European Film Award for the Best composer.
Roger Cook’s Interest
Roger cooks, always love to listen and is also a songwriter, and it is his main hobby for him. Roger has travelled to many countries with his family members. He also loves the instruments like guitar, vocals, and keyboard, and he also learned to play the tools in his childhood.
Roger cook’s social media
Roger Cook is not active on social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram. But many of his songs are popular on social media.
Roger Cook’s Beginning in Music Career
Roger Cook started his career in music in collaboration with Roger Greenaway. Roger Greenaway is one of the members of the close harmony group, the Kestrels, where Roger is also a member in that group and becomes friends while working there. They both started to work together and recorded many songs between 1965 and 1967, including “Michelle” and their own “Lovers of the World Unite”. In 1965, their song “You Got Your Troubles” was hit and entered the Fortunes in the UK at number 2 and the US at number 7.
Roger also appeared as vocals for some recordings and sang as a solo singer. After this hit song, Roger joined hands with a collaboration with Blue Mink and a famous singer Madeline Bell and formed a group. This group has included top playback musicians like Herbie Flowers, a bassist; Alan Parker, a guitarist; Roger Coulam, a keyboardist and Barry Morgan, a drummer.
This group has recorded many songs like “Melting Pot” and “Banner Man,” and these songs are entered in Top 20 positions. But unfortunately, this group was disbanded because of some problems in 1974.
Roger Cook’s Album songs
Roger Cook also recorded some album songs by singing solo, and all his album songs became popular and gained more fans worldwide. For example, in 1970, he recorded the album songs like Study (in 1970), Meanwhile Back at the World (in 1972), Minstrel in Flight (in 1973), Alright (in1976), and Mother Tongue (in 1980).
Roger Cook as a songwriter
Roger Cook as a songwriter, has written many songs like Banner Man in 1971, Blame It on the Pony Express in 1970, Freedom Come, Freedom Go in 1971, Home Lovin’ Man in 1970, I Believed in You in 1980, and I Was Kaiser Bill’s Batman in 1967. In addition, Roger has continued writing songs with Blue Mike and Roger Greenaway for many songs.
Some of the songs like I’d Like to Teach the World to Sing in 1972, If It Wasn’t for the Reason That I Loved You in 1973, Long Cool Woman in a Black Dress in 1972, Something Tells Me, Something’s Gotten Hold of My Heart, A Way of Life, You’ve Got Your Troubles, I Want to Dance with You, and Glory of True Love in 2005.
Roger Cook successful profession career
Roger moved to United States in Nashville, Tennessee, in 1975 to achieve more success in his music career. Then he worked on songs like Talking in Your Sleep and Love Is on a Roll which became more popular. In 1977, He opened a new publishing company with songwriter Ralph Murphy. Then in 1992, he joined Stranglers member Hugh Cornwell and guitarist Andrew West to release an album song.
Roger has also played music for many stages plays with F. Scott Fitzgerald and his wife Zelda’s. Roger was the first British songwriter to enter the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1997. He recorded and released the album song Glory of True Love in 2005 with John Prine.