Singer using the rock band Chilly Chisel who also also had an effective solo profession. He grew up like a Protestant and relocated to Australia when he was four years of age. He became among the best-selling Australian performers ever sold. Jim Swan, his dad, was a prizefighter. His sibling, John Swan, became a vocalist. He wedded Jane Mahoney in 1981. He called one of is own children after vocalist Sam Cooke.