Son of Winnyfred Philips & Donald Leitch.
He and former son-in-law Adam Horovitz (of the Beastie Boys) were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on the same night.
Grandfather of Violet Lilac Jean Leitch, Kate Netto and Goldie Priya Lee, Coco Sian Ryder and Sebastian Kerr Pisal.
Ex-father-in-law of Adam Horovitz and Shaun Ryder.
To leave his original record label (Pye Records) in 1966, he had to forfeit any future record royalties for his first two albums and several singles; a total of about 34 recordings. He still collected writer's royalties, though, from the songs he had written while on the Pye label.