Rick Derringer

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Birthday
5, 1947
Birthplace
Fort Recovery, OH
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
5, 1947 (age 71)
Birthplace
Fort Recovery, OH

About

Guitarist with the 1960s rock 'n' roll group The McCoys, the group that released songs like "Rock and Roll, Hoochie Koo."

Before Fame

With Derringer, The McCoys scored the smash hit "Hang On Sloopy."

Trivia

He changed his name to Derringer in a fit of inspiration from his label's logo.

Family Life

He grew up near Fort Recovery, Ohio.

Associated With

He played the guitar solo on Alice Cooper's "Under My Wheels."