Norman Greenbaum

Rock Singer

Birthday November 20, 1942

Birth Sign Scorpio

Birthplace Malden, MA

Age 80 years old

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Singer and guitarist who rose to fame in the 1960s with his hit single "Spirit In the Sky."

Before Fame

He studied music at Boston University.


He released four albums, including 1972's Petaluma.

Family Life

He was raised in a traditional Jewish household.

Associated With

He drew songwriting inspiration from Dolly Parton.