Linda Lewis

Linda Lewis
1950 - 2023
Linda Lewis  British Vocalist
Rest in Peace Linda Lewis.
Passed away on 3rd May, 2023 aged 72.

Linda Lewis dating history


Linda Lewis was previously married to Jim Cregan.

Linda Lewis was in relationships with Cat Stevens (1970 - 1977), Marc Bolan (1970) and Ian Samwell (1967).

Linda Lewis had encounters with Muhammad Ali (1979), Jimi Hendrix (1968) and Phil Lynott.


British Vocalist Linda Lewis was born Linda Ann Fredericks on 27th September, 1950 in West Ham, London, England, UK and passed away on 3rd May 2023 aged 72. She is most remembered for her more commercial songs "Rock-a-Doodle-Doo" (1973) and "Sideway Shuffle" (1973), and her version of Betty Everett's "Shoop Shoop Song (It's in His Kiss)" (1975). Her zodiac sign is Libra.

Linda Lewis is a member of the following lists: 1950 births, Arista Records artists and English rock guitarists.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 - - -
Dating3 56 years, 10 months 39 years, 3 months 7 years
Encounter3 55 years, 10 months 18 years, 7 months -
Total7 56 years, 10 months 24 years, 9 months 7 years


First Name Linda
Last Name Lewis
Maiden Name Fredericks
Full Name at Birth Linda Ann Fredericks
Age 72 (age at death) years
Birthday 27th September, 1950
Birthplace West Ham, London, England, UK
Died 3rd May, 2023
Build Athletic
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Multiracial
Nationality British
Occupation Text Vocalist, Songwriter, Actress, Guitarist
Occupation Vocalist
Claim to Fame her more commercial songs "Rock-a-Doodle-Doo" (1973) and "Sideway Shuffle" (1973), and her version of Betty Everett's "Shoop Shoop Song (It's in His Kiss)" (1975)
Music Genre (Text) Pop, Soul, Rock, Ska, Funk
Year(s) Active 1968–present, 1968–2023
Instrument (text) Vocals, Guitar
Record Label Polydor, Reprise, Raft, Arista, Ariola, Market Square, Turpi, Turpin
Associated Acts Jim Cregan, Ian Samwell, Luther Vandross, Rod Stewart, Cat Stevens, Al Kooper, Basement Jaxx, Bobby Tench, Jamiroquai, Common, Steve Harley and Cockney Rebel, Rick Wakeman, Junior Marvin
Official Websites,,
Friend David Bowie, Rod Stewart, Elton John

Linda Ann Fredericks (27 September 1950 – 3 May 2023), better known as Linda Lewis, was an English vocalist, songwriter and guitarist. She is the eldest of six children, three of whom also had singing careers. She is best known for the singles "Rock-a-Doodle-Doo" (1973), "Sideway Shuffle" (1973) and her version of Betty Everett's "Shoop Shoop Song (It's in His Kiss)" (1975), and for solo albums including Lark (1972), Not a Little Girl Anymore (1975), Woman Overboard (1977) and the later Second Nature (1995), which became successful in countries such as Japan. Lewis also provided backing vocals for other artists, including David Bowie, Al Kooper, Cat Stevens, Steve Harley and Cockney Rebel, Rick Wakeman, Rod Stewart, Peter Bardens, Hummingbird, Joan Armatrading and Jamiroquai.

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Linda Lewis72 LibraVocalist
Muhammad Ali74 CapricornBoxing
Marc Bolan29 LibraSinger
Cat Stevens75 CancerMusician
Jimi Hendrix27 SagittariusGuitarist
Ian Samwell66 CapricornMusician
Phil Lynott36 LeoMusician
Jim Cregan77 Pisces


The Krankies Klub1982TV Show
Black Joy1977Voice (uncredited)Movie
The Fosters1976LindaTV Show
Dick Deadeye, or Duty Done1975Yum-Yum (singing voice)Movie
A Hard Day's Night1964Audience Member (uncredited)Movie
A Taste of Honey1961Extra (uncredited)Movie
The Wreck of the Mary Deare1959Little Girl (uncredited)Movie


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