John Townes Van Zandt (born March 7, 1944 in Fort Worth, Texas) was a singer-songwriter who was best known for writing numerous American Country songs, such as "Pancho and Lefty,” "For the Sake of the Song,” "If I Needed You,” "Tecumseh Valley,” "Tower Song,” "Rex's Blues,” and "To Live Is to Fly,” which are considered masterpieces of American songwriting. Townes died on January 1, 1997 and his death was reportedly because of cardiac arrhythmia. He died too soon at age 52.
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" Townes Van Zandt was an American songwriter, musician and activist. He was best known for his hit singles "It's Your Birthday" and "Crazy Legs." (V)"
" Townes Van Zandt was an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist. He is best known for his critically acclaimed and commercially successful albums such as Kid Charlemagne and Blue Harvest, as well as his influential and popular live performances. His death at the age of 83 on October 5, 2016 caused a global outpouring of sadness and grief. (V)"
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