Knowledge Identifier: +Roger_Davies_(manager)
Born in 1952.
Countries: United States (50%), Australia (25%), Europe (20%)
Linked to: Sade, Company Caine, Get the Party Started, The Temptations
By the 1970s, Ike Turner had become heavily addicted to drugs and abused his wife
They relocated to the USA in 1978 but were unable to break into the US music scene and eventually returned to Australia
Davies began working with Cher in the late 1990s, around the time of her massive international smash hit "Believe" in 1999
Davies has been managing rock legend Joe Cocker since 1991, during which time Joe has released seven studio albums from "Night Calls" in 1992, to his current release "Hard Knocks" in 2010
Sade released "The Best of Sade" in 1994, dominating the charts in 1994 and 1995, going quadruple platinum in the US, and selling more than two million copies in Europe
While featuring an evolution of the Sade sound, it replicated the success of previous albums, achieving triple platinum status and winning the Grammy Award for best Pop vocal Album in 2002
Live in Europe - 2004 - Executive Producer
In 2009, Pink's fifth album "Funhouse" outsold her "I'm Not Dead" album and producing hit singles "So What" and "Sober"
In April 2018 the Australian television bio-pic Olivia Newton-John: Hopelessly Devoted To You featured Delta Goodrem as Olivia Newton, and Gyton Grantley as manager Roger Davies