Joe Diffie performing in 2007.
|Birth name||Joe Logan Diffie|
|Born||December 28, 1958|
Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S.
|Died||March 29, 2020 (aged 61)|
Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
Joe Logan Diffie (December 28, 1958 – March 29, 2020) was an American country music singer-songwriter and guitarist. He was best known for his singles "Home", "If the Devil Danced (In Empty Pockets)", "Third Rock from the Sun", "Pickup Man" (his longest-lasting number-one song, at four weeks) and "Bigger Than the Beatles".
Diffie released seven studio albums, a Christmas album, and a greatest-hits package under the Epic label. He also released one studio album each through Monument Records, Broken Bow Records, and Rounder Records.
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- Betts, Stephen L. (March 29, 2020). "Joe Diffie, Nineties Country's 'Pickup Man,' Dead at 61 From Coronavirus". Rolling Stone. Retrieved March 29, 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "Country singer Joe Diffie dies of coronavirus complications". Associated Press. March 29, 2020. Retrieved March 29, 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)