Howard Jones is an English musician, singer and songwriter. Jones had ten top 40 hit singles in the UK between 1983 and 1986, including six which reached the top ten, and his 1984 album Human's Lib went to number one. Around the world, Jones had 15 top 40 hit singles between 1983 and 1992. He has been described by AllMusic as "one of the defining figures of mid-'80s synth pop". He also performed at Live Aid in 1985.