Singer, songwriter and actor. Born May 12, 1942 in Harrow, Middlesex, England - died of cancer in March 27, 2000, Upminster, London, England His son Baxter Dury is also a musician. [B]For releases by The Blockheads WITHOUT Ian Dury please use The Blockheads ![/B]
Ian Robins Dury (12 May 1942 – 27 March 2000) was a British singer, songwriter and actor who rose to fame during the late 1970s, during the punk and new wave era of rock music. He was the lead singer and lyricist of Ian Dury and the Blockheads and before that of Kilburn and the High Roads.