1980s heartthrob Rick Springfield has gigs at Cache Creek, Uptown Theatre: "FAIRFIELD — Rick Springfield topped the record charts, played a pastor on “American Horror Story” and has lived with depression most of his adult life.
The 68-year-old, married father to two adult sons was a teen pop idol in the early 1980s when his song “Jessie’s Girl” hit No. 1 on the charts. He claimed a Grammy in 1981 for best male rock vocal performance.
Three years later he starred in his own movie, “Hard to Hold,” and recorded most of the tunes on the accompanying soundtrack.
Soap opera fans knew him as Dr. Noah Drake on “General Hospital.”
The Australian-born singer, songwriter and actor released his autobiography in 2010. He’s also penned a novel, “Magnificent Vibration.”"