Howie Kane was an American pop singer who was a member of Jay and the Americans from 1960 to 1973 and again from 2006 to his death in 2023. He sang vocals for the band's hit songs such as \"She Cried\", \"Come a Little Bit Closer\" and \"Cara Mia\". He also released solo albums and worked as a counsellor for addicts.
27. März 2023 · Howie Kane, one of the two singers for Jay & The Americans from 1960 to 1973 and rejoined the reformed band in 2006, has died at age 78. He was a pop and rock singer who had 10 Top 40 hits in the USA with the band, such as 'Come A Little Bit Closer' and 'Cara Mia'. He also worked with Walter Becker and Donald Fagan of Steely Dan.
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4. Apr. 2023 · Howie Kane of pop hitmakers Jay and the Americans has died. The news was announced on the group's Facebook page. He was 81. Kane, born Howard Kirschenbaum, joined the band in 1960 and served as a vocalist until 1973. During that period the band scored such hits as "Come a Little Bit Closer" and "This Magic Moment."
Their initial line-up consisted of John "Jay" Traynor, Howie Kane (born Howard Kirschenbaum), Kenny Vance (born Kenneth Rosenberg) and Sandy Deanne (born Louis Sandy Yaguda), though their greatest success on the charts came after Traynor had been replaced as lead singer by Jay Black and Marty Sanders (born Martin Joe Kupersmith) were added to ...
Howard G. Kirschenbaum (June 6, 1941 – March 2023), better known as Howie Kane, was an American pop singer who was a member of Jay and the Americans. He sang vocals for the band between 1960 and 1973, and again from 2006 until his death. Howie Kane. Kane in 1963.
28. März 2023 · Jay & The Americans ‘ Howie Kane, alias Howard Kirchembaum, has died at the age of 78. This sad news was shared by Dennis Tufano on his social media account. This declaration reads, “Howie Kane from Jay and the Americans has passed. He was the greatest guy, the real deal and funny. AKA The Chick Magnet will be missed.