He grew up in Lemore, California where he attended and graduated from Lemore High School.
He worked on his stepfather's turkey ranch as a carpenter and at 18 he left for Los Angeles to fulfill his dream of being a singer.
Happy Birthday Steve
|Steve's father, Marv, joins Herbie Herbert for a birthday toast in 1986.|
|Steve shows off his birthday gift from his father, a talking "Teddy Ruxpin" bear in 1986.|