Singer, Banjo, Photographer - Nova Scotia Canada
Co-Host of CBC TV show Singalong Jubilee 1961 - 1970
Inducted into the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame in 2011.
From Hampton, New Brunswick, Canada. Raised in Montreal. Attended Mount Allison University early 1950s, joined CBC Halifax in 1954. Produced Don Messer's Jubilee and hosted Singalong Jubilee from it's pilot show until 1970 when he moved to Toronto with Anne Murray and married her in 1975. They had two children, divorced 1998. He worked on a variety of film and TV projects until 1998. Remarried and lived in Malagash, Nova Scotia with wife Fran until 2013 then moved to Sackville, New Brunswick. Died in Moncton, New Brunswick May 8, 2013 at 81.