(AP) - Tom Fogerty, rhythm guitarist for the popular 1960s band Creedence Clearwater Revival, has died, a spokeswoman announced Friday.
Who is the lead singer of Creedence Clearwater Revival?
John Fogerty After achieving marginal success under names such as the Blue Velvets and the Golliwogs, they emerged as Creedence Clearwater Revival in 1967, with John Fogerty as their lead singer, lead guitarist, and sole songwriter.
Is Tom Fogerty death?
September 6, 1990 Tom Fogerty/Date of death
Why did CCR break up?
By the time the band arrived here, it was down to a trio – Johns older brother, rhythm guitarist Tom Fogerty, had left CCR over creative control issues. For this album, John relinquished his firm grip on the band and split the writing and singing duties evenly among the three remaining members.
How old is Zztop?
ZZ Top is an American rock band formed in 1969 in Houston, Texas. For 51 years, the band comprised vocalist-guitarist Billy Gibbons, drummer Frank Beard and vocalist-bassist Dusty Hill, until Hills death in 2021.
Why did CCR breakup?
Their breakup was announced on Oct. 16, 1972. Fogerty had also become involved in a series of disputes with CCRs record label, Fantasy Records, over what he thought were unfair contracts, and on Oct. 16, 1972 the group announced their breakup.
Which member of ZZ Top died recently?
Dusty Hill in 2019. Hill has died at age 72. Dusty Hill, bassist for the enduring Texas blues rock band ZZ Top for over half a century, has died at age 72. The trios other members, Billy Gibbons and Frank Beard, announced Hills death in a Facebook post.
Who died in ZZ Top?
Dusty Hill Dusty Hill, one-third of ZZ Top for the last 51 years, was revealed Wednesday to have died of indeterminate causes. On Thursday, remaining members Billy Gibbons announced that the tour they just began would resume Friday after a brief lull, with their guitar tech of three decades filling in.