Larry Williams

Larry Williams
1935 - 1980

Larry Williams  American Singer


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American Singer Larry Williams was born Lawrence Eugene "Larry" Williams on 10th May, 1935 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA and passed away on 7th Jan 1980 Los Angeles, California, USA aged 44. He is most remembered for Dizzy Miss Lizzy. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

Larry Williams is a member of the following lists: Bell Records artists, American rock singers and American singer-songwriters.


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First Name Larry
Last Name Williams
Full Name at Birth Lawrence Eugene "Larry" Williams
Age 44 (age at death) years
Birthday 10th May, 1935
Birthplace New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Died 7th January, 1980
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Suicide by gunshot
Buried Inglewood Park Cemetery, Inglewood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Build Average
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame Dizzy Miss Lizzy
Music Genre (Text) Rock and roll, Rhythm and blues, Funk, Soul
Music Genre R&B, Piano
Year(s) Active 1954–1979
Music Style Early R&B, Rock & Roll, Pop-Soul, Pop/Rock
Music Mood Party/Celebratory, Exuberant, Amiable/Good-Natured, Cheerful, Boisterous, Fun, Energetic, Urgent, Carefree, Tense/Anxious, Rollicking, Passionate, Fiery, Swaggering
Instrument Songwriter, Keyboards, Saxophone, Vocals, Piano
Instrument (text) Vocals, piano
Record Label Specialty, Okeh, London, Chess, Fantasy
Associated Acts Little Richard

Larry Williams (born Lawrence Eugene Williams, a.k.a. Lawrence Edward Williams; May 10, 1935 – January 7, 1980) was an American rhythm and blues and rock and roll singer, songwriter, producer, and pianist from New Orleans, Louisiana. Williams is best known for writing and recording some rock and roll classics from 1957 to 1959 for Specialty Records, including "Bony Moronie", "Short Fat Fannie", "Slow Down", "Dizzy, Miss Lizzy" (1958), "Bad Boy" and "She Said Yeah" (1959). John Lennon was a fan, and The Beatles and several other British Invasion groups recorded several of his songs.

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