Gerry (Gerald) Rafferty 4/16/47- 1/4/11. Born in Paisley, Scotland, Gerry got into a band in the 60's called "Humblebums". In 1972 he formed the band Stealer's Wheel and had a huge hit with "Stuck in the Middle". In 1978, he cut a solo album, City to City, which included "Baker Street". The album sold over 5.5 million copies. Gerry played piano and guitar and has a very smooth voice. He suffered from liver disease and died peacefully with his daughter at his side.