Peter Cetera is an American singer, songwriter, vocalist and bassist who was one of the original members of the rock band ‘Chicago’. He wrote their hit “If You Leave Me Now”. In 1985 he left the band to launch what became a successful solo career. As a solo artist, Cetera garnered fame and success for his singles “Glory Of Love” and Next Time I Fall” (with Amy Grant) which reached number 1 on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart. These songs were nominated at the Academy and Golden Globe Awards. He also had six Top 40 hits.
He received the ASCAP award in the category of ‘Most Performed Songs from Motion Pictures’. Peter Cetera has collaborated with David Foster and Amy Grant for which he was nominated for Grammy Award. In addition to that, he has also collaborated with many internationally and nationally recording artists from different genres of music like Billy Joel, Karen Carpenter, Paul Anka, Cher, Alison Krauss. He was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2017.