Jimmy Barnes is a Scottish-born rock singer–songwriter. His career, both as a solo performer and as the lead vocalist of the legendary band Cold Chisel, has made him one of the most successful and distinctive artists in Australian music history. A prolific songwriter and performer, Jimmy has been a storyteller for more than 40 years. In the process he has amassed more #1 albums in Australia than the Beatles: four with Cold Chisel and eleven as a solo artist. Across his career Jimmy has sold over 12 million albums and he has been inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame twice. He has written children's books and is working on the second volume of his memoirs.