Everly Brothers

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The Everly Brothers

The Everly Brothers, Phil (left) and Don
Background information
Born Don Everly
February 1, 1937(1937-02-01),
Phil Everly
January 19, 1939(1939-01-19)
Phil: Chicago, Illinois,
Don: Brownie, Kentucky
Origin Muhlenberg County, Kentucky, U.S.
Died Phil: January 3, 2014(2014-01-03) (aged 74)
Phil: Burbank, California, U.S.
Genres Country, rockabilly, rock and roll
Years active 1957–1973
1983–present
Labels Cadence, Warner Bros., RCA, Razor & Tie, Mercury

Phil and Don Everly (Phil January 19, 1939 – January 3, 2014 and Don February 1, 1937) were two brothers from the U.S. state of Kentucky. They started performing in the 1950s and had a lot of famous songs in the 1950s and 1960s. They are considered very influential in rock and roll.

Don was born in Brownie, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky.

Phil was born in Chicago, Illinois. Phil died at age 74 on January 3, 2014 in Burbank, California from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.[1]

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