Summary: tenor singer and original member of the R&B vocal group The Coasters known for their serio-comedic recordings of Leiber & Stoller songs who was heard on all of their big hits like Searchin', Yakety Yak, Charlie Brown and Poison Ivy, and who was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with the original Coasters in the inaugural class of 1988.
Cause of Death: Cardiovascular disease
Born: June 20, 1936
Died: November 5, 2002
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada