Roger Hoover

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Birthday
7, 1978
Birthplace
Ohio
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
7, 1978 (age 40)
Birthplace
Ohio

About

Ohio-based gospel singer known for acclaimed roots records like Jukebox Manifesto and Lay My Rituals Down. He was backed by bands such as the Whiskeyhounds, the Magpies, and the Hurt.

Before Fame

He grew up influenced by early folk and blues and got his start performing acoustic blues songs in Kent, Ohio.

Trivia

His Jukebox Manifesto album was named one of the best roots records by The Arkansas Times and various music publications.

Family Life

His 2001 album, Golden Gloves, was inspired by the death of his father.

Associated With

His music was often compared to that of singer and songwriter Ryan Adams.