Grammy Award winner; Oscar nominee; founding member of Ides of March, Survivor, Pride of Lions, Jim Peterik’s LifeForce; Singer / Songwriter / Musician / Producer / Author. Wrote the hit song Vehicle; co-wrote multiple hits, including Eye of the Tiger, L.A. Goodbye, You Wouldn’t Listen, High on You, The Search is Over, I Can’t Hold Back, Burning Heart, Is This Love and many more. Directly contributed to 18 Top Ten Hits and 3
#1 Hits. Associated acts: .38 Special, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Sammy Hagar, REO Speedwagon, The Beach Boys, The Doobie Brothers, Cheap Trick and many others, resulting in numerous hits, including Caught Up in You, Heavy Metal, Rockin’ Into the Night, Isn’t it Time, Hold on Loosely and That’s Why God Made the Radio. Co-wrote the books Songwriting for Dummies and his autobiography, Through the Eye of the Tiger, and has mentored dozens of upcoming pop, rock, jazz and country performers.