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Shannon Del Lyrics

Genre: Rock

Shannon Del Albums

Shannon Del Lyrics - by Popularity

1 Runaway
2 One Time , A Long Time Ago
3 I Go To Pieces
4 The Swiss Maid

Shannon Del Bio

Del Shannon (born Charles Weedon Westover; December 30, 1934 – February 8, 1990) was an American rock and roll and country singer-songwriter who is best known for his 1961 No. 1 billboard hit "Runaway".

Westover was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and grew up in nearby Coopersville. He learned ukulele and guitar and listened to country and western music, including Hank Williams, Hank Snow, and Lefty Frizzell. He was drafted into the Army in 1954, and while in Germany played guitar in a band called the Cool Flames. When his service ended, he returned to Battle Creek, Michigan, and worked as a carpet salesman and as a truck driver in a furniture factory. He found part-time work as a rhythm guitarist in singer Doug DeMott's group called Moonlight Ramblers, working at the Hi-Lo Club.

Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Del_Shannon