Del Shannon

Del Shannon
1934 - 1990

Del Shannon  


Del Shannon (born Charles Weedon Westover; December 30, 1934 – February 8, 1990) was an American rock and roll and country musician, and singer-songwriter who is best known for his 1961 No. 1 billboard hit "Runaway"....

First Name Charles
Middle Name Weedon
Last Name Westover
Full Name at Birth Charles Weedon Westover
Alternative Name Charlie Johnson
Age 55 (age at death) years
Birthday 30th December, 1934
Birthplace Grand Rapids, Michigan
Died 8th February, 1990
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Occupation Text Singer-songwriter
Music Genre (Text) Rock, country music
Year(s) Active 1958–90, 1958–1990
Instrument (text) Vocals, guitar
Record Label Bigtop, Berlee, Amy, Liberty, Dunhill, United Artists, Island, Elektra, Silvertone, Twirl, Network
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Bowzer's Rock 'n Roll Party1988Movie
Runaway1986CopShort Film
The Making of 'Runaway'1986Police OfficerTV Show
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band1978Our Guests at HeartlandMovie
Top Ten1967Movie

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