David Olney

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Birthday
23, 1948
Birthplace
Rhode Island
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
23, 1948 (age 70)
Birthplace
Rhode Island

About

Folk singer best known for Wait Here For the Cops in which partner Sergio Webb used his guitar to imitate a police siren.

Before Fame

He attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, but joined Simpson, Bland Simpson's band, before he could finish.

Trivia

He formed a band called The X-Rays after moving to Nashville in 1973.

Family Life

He grew up with an older brother.

Associated With

His songs were covered by many artists, including Johnny Cash, Laurie Lewis, and Steve Earle.