Sammy Johns (February 7, 1946 – January 4, 2013) was an American country singer-songwriter, best known for his million-selling 1975 hit single, "Chevy Van". Wikipedia
Age: 66 (age at death)
Born: 7th February, 1946, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
Died: 4th January, 2013, Gastonia, North Carolina, USA
Height: Height Unknown
Claim to Fame: "Chevy Van" Single
Country singer Sammy Johns has passed away at the age of 66. He died of unknown causes in Gaston, N.C., on Friday.
Born in Charlotte, Johns began playing the guitar when he was only nine and he later formed his own band, the Devilles. He landed a recording contract in 1973 and scored a hit with "Chevy Van," which went on to sell in excess of three million copies. The tune has since been called "The Song of the Seventies" by Rolling Stone magazine.
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