Joey Covington

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Birthday
27, 1945
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Death Date
Jun 4, 2013 (67)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
27, 1945
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Death Date
Jun 4, 2013 (67)

About

Acclaimed drummer who worked on a staggering sixteen Gold and Platinum-selling albums. He is perhaps best known as a member of Jefferson Starship.

Before Fame

He taught himself to play drums at ten years old and got involved in the music scene during the early 1960's.

Trivia

He was known for his charitable spirit, participating in charity events for causes like the victims of Hurricane Katrina.

Family Life

He was married to woman named Lauren, who openly speculated that a stroke contributed to his 2013 death.

Associated With

He got his start playing in bands which opened for well-known artists like Lou Christie in the 1960's.