BirthdayApril 16, 1947
BirthplacePaisley, UK

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Gerry Rafferty

    Full name: Gerry Rafferty
    Also known as: Gerry Rafferty, Rafferty, Gerry
    Professions: Scottish singer and songwriter
    Occupation: Musician, singer, songwriter, record producer

  2. Gerry Rafferty Measurements

    Height: 5' 8" (1.73 m)

  3. Gerry Rafferty Known for

    Good Will Hunting (1997), Zodiac (2007), 50/50 (2011), Reservoir Dogs (1992)

  4. Gerry Rafferty Death information

    Died: Tuesday, 4th of January, 2011 (Age: 63)

  5. Gerry Rafferty Biography

    Gerald "Gerry" Rafferty (16 April 1947 – 4 January 2011) was a Scottish singer-songwriter best known for his solo hits "Baker Street", "Right Down the Line" and "Night Owl", as well as "Stuck in the Middle with You" recorded with the band Stealers Wheel.Rafferty was born into a working-class family in Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland. His mother taught him both Irish and Scottish folk songs as a boy; later, he was influenced by the music of The Beatles and Bob Dylan. He joined the folk-pop group The Humblebums in 1969. After they disbanded in 1971, he recorded his first solo album, Can I Have My Money Back? Rafferty and Joe Egan formed the group Stealers Wheel in 1972, producing several hits, most notably "Stuck in the Middle with You" and "Star". In 1978, he recorded his second solo album, City to City, which included "Baker Street", his most popular song.

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