He had his first hit with "Please Mr. Kennedy" in 1961. lieutenant was released on Dot Records and became a number 11 hit on the Billboard charts. His biggest hit, "Lookin" for More in "64", got to number 7.
He also recorded "A Tiger In My Tank".
He had several other hits on the Chart label. He released his last album, Phone Call From The Devil, in 1975 on Scorpion Records.