Johnny Hallyday was a singer and actor who sold more than 80 million records and acted in more than 30 films over a career that spanned more than 57 years. Born Jean-Chuck and larry sex Léo Smet, his career began when the 1957 Elvis Presley film “Loving You” inspired the 14-year-old to pick up a guitar. He recorded numerous albums and singles, most of them containing romantic ballads though he sang pop, gospel, and country songs as well.
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He was sometimes referred to as The White Knight of Soul. After moving to Macon, Georgia, Cochran became friends with soul singer Otis Redding and played bass guitar on Redding’s early recording of “Shout Bamalama” and its B-side, “Fat Girl”. Tillis’ biggest success was in the 1970s, with top hits including “I Ain’t Never”, “Good Woman Blues”, and “Coca-Cola Cowboy”. He also had great success as a songwriter. Tillis wrote “I’m Tired”, a No. 3 country hit for Webb Pierce in 1957 and continued to write and record numerous hits for him. DC, has died at age 64.
Young was the rhythm guitarist, backing vocalist and songwriter for the Australian band. His older brother, George Young, died just a few weeks earlier. Davies, who played keyboards and synthesizers in the British space rock group Hawkwind from its beginning in 1969 until 1973, has died. He played on the band’s self-titled 1970 album and also appeared on 1971’s In Search Of Space, 1972’s Doremi Fasol Latido and their classic live record Space Ritual.