Phoebe Snow

Phoebe Snow
1950 - 2011

Phoebe Snow  American Singer


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Phoebe Snow passed away on 26th Apr 2011 aged 60.


Phoebe Snow was previously married to Phil Kearns.

She had an encounter with Jackson Browne.


American Singer Phoebe Snow passed away on 26th Apr 2011 Edison, New Jersey, USA aged 60. Born Phoebe Ann Laub on 17th July, 1950 in New York City, New York, USA and educated at Teaneck High School, Teaneck, New Jersey, USA, Phoebe Snow is most remembered for Poetry Man in a career that spanned 1972–2010. Her zodiac sign is Cancer.

Phoebe Snow is a member of the following lists: Singers with a four-octave vocal range, American female singer-songwriters and Singers with a four octave vocal range.


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First Name Phoebe
Last Name Snow
Maiden Name Laub
Full Name at Birth Phoebe Ann Laub
Age 60 (age at death) years
Birthday 17th July, 1950
Birthplace New York City, New York, USA
Died 26th April, 2011
Place of Death Edison, New Jersey, USA
Cause of Death Cerebral hemorrhage
Build Average
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Teaneck High School, Teaneck, New Jersey, USA
University Shimer College, Mount Carroll, Illinois, USA
Occupation Text Singer, Songwriter, Guitarist
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame Poetry Man
Music Genre (Text) Folk, blues, gospel, jazz, pop, rock, rock and roll, soft rock, soul, adult contemporary
Year(s) Active 1972–2010
Instrument (text) Guitar, vocals
Record Label Shelter, Columbia, Atlantic, Eagle, House Of Blues
Associated Acts Sisters of Glory
Official Websites,,
Father Merrill Laub
Mother Lili Laub (dance teacher)

Phoebe Snow (born Phoebe Ann Laub; July 17, 1950 – April 26, 2011) was an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist, best known for her 1975 song "Poetry Man". She was described by The New York Times as a "contralto grounded in a bluesy growl and capable of sweeping over four octaves."

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Phoebe Snow60 CancerSinger
Phil Kearns-
Jackson Browne68 LibraSinger


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shawnaDec 28, 2013

this IS NOT a complete list!!!!!

MargaretDec 12, 2007

Though I thought her voice was unique as was perfectly wonderful, I was always irritated by the song Poetry Man, and never got to know Phoebe or her other songs. Now I`m irritated at myself. The woman had proper priorities and boundless affection and love, and much of her daughters fine attributes were watered by her. I`m comforted by their future together. M

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