Michael Hossack

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Birthday
17, 1946
Birthplace
Paterson, NJ
Death Date
Mar 12, 2012 (65)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
17, 1946
Birthplace
Paterson, NJ
Death Date
Mar 12, 2012 (65)

About

Drummer for The Doobie Brothers who drummed on their hits like "Jesus Is Just Alright" and "Listen to the Music."

Before Fame

He began playing drums while in elementary school and was planning to work in law enforcement when a friend persuaded him to try out for a band.

Trivia

He frequently said that after playing along with up to twelve other drummers in the military drum corps, it was easier for him to work with John Hartman on the Doobie Brothers.

Family Life

He was born in Paterson, New Jersey. He was survived by his two children, Erica and Mike Jr.

Associated With

Michael McDonald was his bandmate and one of the singers for the Doobie Brothers.