Del Shannon (* 30. Dezember 1934 in Grand Rapids , Michigan ; † 8. Februar 1990 in Santa Clarita , Kalifornien ; bürgerlich Charles Weedon Westover ) war ein US-amerikanischer Sänger, Komponist und Texter, der in den 1960er Jahren sowohl in den USA wie auch in Großbritannien erfolgreich war.
Charles Weedon Westover (December 30, 1934 – February 8, 1990), better known by his stage name Del Shannon, was an American musician, singer and songwriter, best known for his 1961 number-one Billboard hit "Runaway". In 1999, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. In addition, he also had minor acting roles.YearSong Titles (a-side, B-side) Both Sides ...Chart Positions(us )Chart Positions(uk )1961"Runaway" b/w "Jody"111961"Hats Off to Larry" b/w "Don't Gild the ...561961"So Long, Baby" b/w "The Answer to ...28101961"Hey! Little Girl" b/w "I Don't Care ...382
Del Shannon - Runaway (HQ STUDIO/1961) "Runaway" was a number-one Billboard Hot 100 song made famous by Del Shannon in 1961. It was written by Shannon and keyboardist Max Crook, and became a major...
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5. Okt. 2021 · Del Shannon's debut single in 1961 was also his first chart-topper, and remains one of the greatest songs of all time. Shannon and keyboardist Max Crook were convinced by manager Ollie McLaughlin to rework their earlier 'Little Runaway' and showcase Crook's new invention, a clavioline-based electric keyboard he called called a Musitron.
Del Shannon. More Images. Real Name: Charles Weedon Westover. Profile: America Rock'n Roll and Country musician, singer and songwriter. Del Shannon was born Charles Weedon Westover in Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA, on December 30, 1934. He became known world-wide as a singer, guitarist and songwriter during the 1960s.TitleCatalog NumberYearIn Your Collection, Wantlist, Or ...12-1303Runaway With Del Shannon (Album) 18 ...HA-X 8071Hats Off To Del Shannon (Album) 9 ...HA-X 8091Little Town Flirt (Album, Comp) 21 ...V-1746, V 1746 (C)Handy Man (Album) 13 versionsAmy, Amy
The immortal Del Shannon Live in Sydney, 1989 One of the pioneers of pop and rock ‘n’ roll music, Del Shannon is best remembered for his debut smash hit sing...
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