Peter Paul Cetera (born September 13, 1944 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.) is an American singer, songwriter, bass guitar player and producer best known for being an original member of the rock band Chicago, before launching a successful solo career
As a solo artist Cetera has scored five top forty singles, including two that reached number 1 on Billboard's Hot 100 chart.
In 2004, Cetera released a collection of holiday classics, You Just Gotta Love Christmas, which featured background and duet vocals by his eldest daughter, Claire.
On August 16, 2007, Cetera sang "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" at Wrigley Field for a Chicago Cubs game that was televised on WGN-TV.
In 1991, he co-wrote (with David Foster and Linda Thompson) and sang on "Voices That Care," a song and supporting documentary music video intended to help boost the morale of American troops involved in Operation Desert Storm, as well as supporting the International Red Cross organization. The single reached No. 11 on the Billboard Hot 100, No. 3 on the Hot 100 Singles Sales, No. 13 on the Billboard Hot 100 Airplay, and No. 6 on the Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks.