American musician and philanthropist most widely known as the singer and guitarist from the Monkees. He also composed the tune “Different Drum” for the music group Rock Poneys and was the professional producer from the film Repo Man. He became a member of the Air Power before finishing senior high school and continued to are a songwriter. He gained the initial Video of the entire year award on the Grammy Honours for his display Elephant Parts. He wedded 3 x: to Phyllis Barbour Nesmith, Kathryn Bild, and lastly Victoria Kennedy on Apr 1, 2000. He provides three sons called Christian, Jason and Jonathan and a little girl called Jessica. He and Davy Jones had been bandmates in The Monkees.