singer with the 1950's vocal doo-wop group The Crew-Cuts who made a
living with their rock 'n' roll covers of R&B hits of the day whose
biggest hit was Sh-Boom which spent 9 weeks at #1 in 1954, and whose other top 10 hits include Crazy 'Bout Ya Baby, Earth Angel (the Penguins cover), Ko Ko Mo (I Love You So) and Gum Drop.
Cause of Death: Cancer
Born: January 27, 1931
Died: May 7, 2004
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada