Chip Hawkes joined 'The Tremeloes' in 1965 as singer/ bassist. In 1974 he was signed by RCA and pursued a solo career. In 1979 he reformed The Tremeloes and toured with them until 1988.
In the early '90s, Chip formed his own group 'The Chip Hawkes Band' and they toured all over Europe. In 2003, Chip formed 'The Class of '64'. Chip has earned the reputation for being one of the most charismatic and exciting solo artists on the '60s & '70s circuit.
Chip released a new album in 2009.