Webb Pierce

Webb Pierce
1921 - 1991

Webb Pierce  American Country Musician


Michael Webb Pierce (August 8, 1921 – February 24, 1991) was one of the most popular American honky tonk, rockabilly vocalists, guitarists of the 1950s, charting more number one hits than any other country artist during the decade....

First Name Webb
Last Name Pierce
Full Name at Birth The Wondering Boy
Age 69 (age at death) years
Birthday 8th August, 1921
Birthplace West Monroe, Louisiana, USA
Died 24th February, 1991
Place of Death Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Cause of Death pancreatic cancer
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Leo
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text singer-songwriter
Occupation Country Musician
Music Genre (Text) country, honky tonk, Rockabilly, Western Swing, Hillbilly
Music Genre Country
Year(s) Active 1952–1982
Music Style Traditional Country, Honky Tonk
Music Mood Melancholy, Earnest, Plaintive, Yearning, Organic, Rollicking, Sentimental, Amiable/Good-Natured, Earthy
Instrument Vocals, Guitar, Leader
Instrument (text) guitar
Record Label 4 Star, Decca, MCA, Plantation
Official Websites www.webbpierce.net/
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    Jim CookFeb 8, 2011

    Didn't Webb Pierce sing a song called "Holding on to something" or something like that? thank you

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