Mel Street

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Birthday
21, 1935
Birthplace
Grundy, VA
Death Date
Oct 21, 1978 (43)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
21, 1935
Birthplace
Grundy, VA
Death Date
Oct 21, 1978 (43)

About

Country singer who released his debut album, Borrowed Angel, in 1972 and went on to release many more throughout the 1970s. His song "Lovin' On Back Streets" peaked at #5 on the US Country chart.

Before Fame

He started performing on radio stations when he was sixteen years old and also worked as a radio tower electrician in Ohio.

Trivia

He hosted his own show from 1968 to 1972 that aired on a West Virginia television station.

Family Life

He grew up in a coal mining family.

Associated With

Gurney Norman is another famous Virginian native.