Phoebe Snow

Phoebe Snow
1950 - 2011

Phoebe Snow  American Singer


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 a...

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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)
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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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