And worked with Muff and Steve Winwood in the 60s.
Sad news for the music world with the passing of Spencer Davis.
The legendary Welsh musician and founder of The Spencer Davis Group died on Monday while being treated for pneumonia in hospital in LA. He was 81.
He worked with The Winwood brothers in the 60s with The Spencer Davis Group, and shaped the sound of blues and rock in the UK giving us massive hits like Gimme Some Lovin’ and Keep on Runnin’.
Davis is survived by his three children and five grand-children.
Below is a CBS update on the passive of this British music legend.
Check out one of Spencer's biggest hits... 'Gimme Some Lovin'.