Bass player, composer, vocalist, and frontman of the English rock band, Pink Floyd, the group known for songs like "Shine On You Crazy Diamond."
His first solo album was called The Body.
He was in Pink Floyd with Nick Mason.
He was the chairman of the Cambridge Youth Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament at age fifteen.
He married Judy Trim in 1969, then Carolyn Christie in 1976, then Priscilla Phillips on July 28, 1993. He and Priscilla divorced in 2001 and he married Laurie Durning, his fourth wife, in 2012.