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Lynyrd Skynyrd

Band
1964 / Present
United States United States

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Band Lynyrd Skynyrd

Overview

History

Lynyrd Skynyrd (pronounced /ˌlɛnərd ˈskɪnərd/ LEN-ərd-SKIN-ərd) is a Southern Rock band, formed in Jacksonville, Florida, USA in 1964. The band became prominent in the Southern United States in 1973, and rose to worldwide recognition before three members and one road crew member died in an airplane crash in 1977. The band reformed in 1987 for a reunion tour with lead singer Ronnie Van Zant's younger brother Johnny as the frontman. Lynyrd Skynyrd continues to tour and record. Of its original members, only Gary Rossington remains with the band as of 2010. The band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on March 13, 2006.

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Members

Ean Evans
Present
Larry Junstrom
Present
Leon Wilkeson (bass guitar)
Present
Artimus Pyle
Present
Leslie Hawkins
Present
Rickey Medlocke
Present
Carol Chase
Present
Allen Collins (guitar)
1964 - Present
Gary Rossington
1964 - Present
Johnny Van Zant
1986 - Present
Billy Powell (piano, organ, keyboard)
1970 - 2008
Ed King
1994
Steve Gaines
1977 October
Ronnie Van Zant (lead vocals)
1964 - 1976
Bob Burns
1973

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Discography

Studio Album

1973
Album has 13 releases
1974
Album has 7 releases
1975
Album has 10 releases
1976
Album has 8 releases
1977
Album has 1 releases
1990
Album has 4 releases
1992
Album has 2 releases
1993
Album has 4 releases
1996
Album has 3 releases
1999
Album has 2 releases
1999
Album has 3 releases
2002
Album has 3 releases
2008
Album has 6 releases
2012
Album has 7 releases

Single

1973
Album has 1 releases
2012
Album has 1 releases

EP

1993
Album has 1 releases