Russ Abbot (born Russ Roberts on 18 September 1947 in Chester is an English musician, comedian and actor. Abbot first came to public notice during the 1970s as the singer and drummer with British comedy showband the Black Abbots, along with Leonard ‘Lenny’ Reynolds, later forging a prominent solo career as a television comedian with his own weekly show on British television.
Continuing his musical career as a solo artist Abbot released several charting singles and albums. Latterly his career has continued with a shift into more mainstream serious acting in television shows, series and stage productions.
Their British Hit Singles, years, and top positions are are:
- A day in the life of Vince Prince – 1982 – 61
- Atmosphere – 1984 – 7
- All night holiday – 1985 – 20
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