Dobie Gray  American Actor

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Dobie Gray passed away on 6th Dec 2011 aged 71.


Dobie Gray is a 71 year old American Actor. Born Lawrence Darrow Brown on 26th July, 1940 in Simonton, Texas, USA, he is famous for Drift Away in a career that spans 1960–2011. His zodiac sign is Leo.

Dobie Gray is a member of the following lists: African-American country musicians, Singers from Texas and African-American male singers.


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    Dobie Gray (born Lawrence Darrow Brown; July 26, 1940 – December 6, 2011) was an American singer and songwriter, whose musical career spanned soul, country, pop, and musical theater. His hit records included "The 'In' Crowd" in 1965 and &qu...

    First Name Dobie
    Last Name Gray
    Full Name at Birth Lawrence Darrow Brown
    Alternative Name Leonard Ainsworth, Larry Curtis, Larry Dennis
    Age 71 (age at death) years
    Birthday 26th July, 1940
    Birthplace Simonton, Texas, USA
    Died 6th December, 2011
    Place of Death Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Cause of Death Cancer
    Build Average
    Hair Color Bald
    Zodiac Sign Leo
    Ethnicity Black
    Nationality American
    Occupation Text Singer
    Occupation Actor
    Claim to Fame Drift Away
    Music Genre (Text) Soul, R&B, pop, country
    Music Genre R&B
    Year(s) Active 1960–2011
    Music Style Soul, Country Soul, Pop-Soul, Pop/Rock, AM Pop, Contemporary Pop/Rock, Country-Pop
    Music Mood Earnest, Amiable/Good-Natured, Cheerful, Confident, Sweet, Fun, Carefree, Exuberant, Playful, Passionate, Energetic, Party/Celebratory, Rollicking, Freewheeling
    Instrument Vocals
    Instrument (text) Vocals, piano, keyboards, guitar
    Associated Acts Pollution, Uncle Kracker
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