Jackie DeShannon

Jackie DeShannon

Jackie DeShannon  American Musician


Who is she dating right now?

Randy Edelman and Jackie DeShannon have been married for 45 years since 3rd Jun 1976. view relationship


Jackie DeShannon was previously married to Bud Dain (1966 - 1967).

Jackie DeShannon has been in a relationship with Jimmy Page (1964 - 1965).

Jackie DeShannon has had an encounter with John Lennon (1964).


Jackie DeShannon is a 76 year old American Musician. Born Sharon Lee Myers on 21st August, 1944 in Hazel, Kentucky, she is famous for Song in a career that spans c. 1950–present and 1947–present. Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Jackie DeShannon is a member of the following lists: American female singers, American singer-songwriters and Female rock singers.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 47 years, 7 months 25 years, 3 months 3 years
Dating1 1 year - -
Encounter1 - - -
Total4 47 years, 7 months 12 years, 11 months 1 year


First Name Jackie
Last Name DeShannon
Full Name at Birth Sharon Lee Myers
Age 77 years
Birthday 21st August, 1944
Birthplace Hazel, Kentucky
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer-songwriter, recording artist, lyricist, broadcasting
Occupation Musician
Claim to Fame Song
Music Genre (Text) Pop, Vocal
Music Genre Pop, Pop/Rock
Year(s) Active 1950–present, c. 1950–present, 1947–present
Music Style Singer/Songwriter, Psychedelic, Folk-Rock, Brill Building Pop, AM Pop, Early Pop/Rock, Sunshine Pop, Folk, Folk-Pop
Music Mood Earnest, Gentle, Wistful, Soothing, Laid-Back/Mellow, Sweet, Romantic, Reflective, Elegant, Stylish, Amiable/Good-Natured, Poignant
Instrument Guitar, Vocals
Instrument (text) Guitar, Vocals
Record Label Liberty, Imperial, Atlantic
Associated Acts Hal David, Burt Bacharach, Ry Cooder, Jimmy Page
Official Websites www.jackiedeshannon.com/
Friend Eddie Cochran

Jackie DeShannon (born Sharon Lee Myers, August 21, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter with a string of hit song credits from the 1960s onwards, as both singer and composer. She was one of the first female singer-songwriters of the rock 'n' roll period. She is best known as the singer of "What the World Needs Now Is Love" and "Put a Little Love in Your Heart" and, as the composer of "When You Walk in the Room" and "Bette Davis Eyes," which were hits for The Searchers and Kim Carnes, respectively. Since 2009, DeShannon has been an entertainment broadcast correspondent reporting Beatles band members' news for the radio program Breakfast with the Beatles.

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Jackie DeShannon77 LeoMusician
Randy Edelman74 GeminiComposer
Jimmy Page77 CapricornMusician
John Lennon40 LibraMusician
Bud Dain-


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
NoahMale197843 years oldRandy Edelman


The Catcher1972Amy Lee CadeTV Movie
The Tim Conway Comedy Hour1970SingerTV Show
The Name of the Game1968LeoraTV Show
C'mon, Let's Live a Little1967Judy GrantMovie
Intimacy1966Carrie LaneMovie
The Wild Wild West1965Torrey ElderTV Show
Gilligan's Island1964Mary Ann SummersTV Show
Surf Party1964Junior GriffithMovie
Jackie Gleason: American Scene Magazine1962Guest VocalistTV Show
The Virginian1962Mag ConnorTV Show
My Three Sons1960Peggy SnellTV Show
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T WilliamsDec 22, 2010

Such a very talented lady, and a very beautiful lady.

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