Tom Petty was born in 1950 and began his music career dropping out of high school. He played with a couple of incarnations of bands but stepped on the big stage with the Travelling Wilburys.
He really started on the scene with his first solo album Full Moon Fever in which fellow Wilburys George Harrison and Roy Orbison contributed.
Tom had over sixty amazing songs. He left us in 2017 from a cardiac arrest.