Ronald Cornett Hawkins OC  (January 10, 1935 – May 29, 2022) was an American rock and roll singer, long based in Canada, whose career spanned more than half a century. His career began in Arkansas, United States, where he was born and raised. He found success in Ontario, Canada, and lived there for most of his life.
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Ronald Cornett Hawkins (* 10. Januar 1935 in Huntsville, Arkansas; † 29. Mai 2022 in Toronto, Ontario ) war ein US-amerikanischer Sänger . Er war Begleitmusiker von Carl Perkins und Conway Twitty sowie Bandleader von Ronnie Hawkins and the Hawks, deren Mitglieder sich 1963 unter dem Namen The Band selbständig machten.
Auf THE HAWK & ROCK, live aufgenommen in London's Dingwalls anno 1982, präsentiert 'The once and always King of Rockabilly' neben einigen Originalen wie "Wild Little Willie" und "Odessa" vor allem Cover seiner Vorbilder Carl Perkins ("Matchbox"), Elvis ("That's All Right Mama"), Chuck Berry ("Johnny B. Goode" und "Forty Days"), Ellas McDaniel ...
Discography The following are recordings issued in Canada, the United States and Britain. With the exception of "LET IT ROCK", releases including tracks by other artists as well as Ronnie are not included. DETAILED SESSION DISCOGRAPHY The following is a detailed session discography of Ronnie's recordings. RON HAWKINS QUARTET
30. Mai 2022 · Ronnie Hawkins, the Arkansas-born rock’n’roll legend who mentored the young Canadian and American musicians later known as the Band, has died. Hawkins, described in tributes as the most...
29. Mai 2022 · Ronnie Hawkins, the Canadian rockabilly singer known as “the Hawk,” who mentored the Band and played with rock’s greats, died Sunday morning. He was 87. He was 87.