Roger Harry Daltrey, CBE is an English singer and actor. In a career spanning more than 50 years, Daltrey came to prominence in the mid 1960s as the founder and lead singer of the English rock band The Who, which released fourteen singles that entered the top ten charts in the United Kingdom during the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s, including \"I Can't Explain\", \"My Generation\", \"Substitute\", \"I'm a Boy\", \"Happy Jack\", \"Pictures of Lily\", \"Pinball Wizard\", \"Won't Get Fooled Again\", and \"You Better You Bet\". Daltrey began his solo career in 1973, while still a member of the Who. Since then, he has released eight studio albums, five compilation albums, and one live album. His solo hits include \"Giving It All Away\", \"Walking the Dog\", \"Written on the Wind\", \"Free Me\", \"Without Your Love\", \"Walking in My Sleep\", \"After the Fire\", and \"Under a Raging Moon\". In 2010 he was ranked as number 61 on the Rolling Stone magazine's list of the 100 greatest singers of all time.
Daltrey has long been known as one of the most charismatic of rock's front-men and famed for his powerful voice and energetic stage presence. His persona has earned him a position as one of the \"gods of rock and roll\".