Well Known Singer-Songwriter Dan Hicks is No More [ Current Affairs ]

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Well-known American singer-songwriter Dan Hicks passed away at the age of 74 years due to throat and liver cancer. He was suffering with these diseases from last two years. He became well known for his traditional mix of folk, jazz and country music.

For the acoustic band Dan Hicks and His Hot Licks he was famously known as frontman.

About Dan Hicks

  • He was born on December 9, 1949 at Little Rock, Arkansas, US.
  • He belongs to a military family.
  • He started his career as a drummer and later to sing and play guitar.
  • In the 1960s his musical career was started at San Francisco while he was playing drums for rock band The Charlatans.
  • In 2013 his last album released Live at Davies to cap over forty years of music career.

Some of his famous songs are:

  • I Scare Myself
  • Canned Music
  • How Can I Miss You When You Won’t Go Away?

- Published on: February 8, 2016