Ray Sawyer

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Birthday
1, 1937
Birthplace
Chickasaw, AL
Death Date
Dec 31, 2018 (81)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
1, 1937
Birthplace
Chickasaw, AL
Death Date
Dec 31, 2018 (81)

About

American vocalist best known as the singer for the 1970s band Dr. Hook & The Medicine Show. He was a renowned figure for the eyepatch and cowboy hat that he would wear on stage.

Before Fame

He began putting out music in the early 1960s and formed Dr. Hook & The Medicine Show in 1968.

Trivia

He lost his right eye in a car accident, which led to the wearing of his signature eye patch.

Family Life

He married his wife, Linda, in 1969. His son also became a musician.

Associated With

He collaborated with artists like Waylon Jennings and Willie Nelson.