Hank Ballard   Composer

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Hank Ballard passed away on 2nd Mar 2003 aged 75.


Hank Ballard is a member of the following lists: Federal Records artists, Federal recording artists and African-American singers.


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Hank Ballard

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    Hank Ballard (November 18, 1927 – March 2, 2003), born John Henry Kendricks, was a rhythm and blues singer and songwriter, the lead vocalist of Hank Ballard and The Midnighters and one of the first rock 'n' roll artists to emerge in the early 1950s. ...

    First Name Hank
    Last Name Ballard
    Age 75 (age at death) years
    Birthday 18th November, 1927
    Birthplace Detroit, Michigan
    Died 2nd March, 2003
    Zodiac Sign Scorpio
    Occupation Text Singer-songwriter, musician
    Occupation Composer
    Music Genre (Text) Rock and roll, R&B
    Music Genre R&B
    Year(s) Active 1951–2003
    Music Style Early R&B, Doo Wop
    Music Mood Fun, Earthy, Rollicking, Party/Celebratory, Exuberant, Playful, Sexy, Joyous, Freewheeling, Sexual
    Instrument Vocals, Songwriter, Leader
    Instrument (text) Vocals
    Record Label Federal, King, People
    Associated Acts The Midnighters
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