Johnny Van Zant

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Johnny Van Zant
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Van Zant in 2010
Background information
Birth nameJohn Roy Van Zant
Born (1959-02-27) February 27, 1959 (age 60)
Jacksonville, Florida, U.S.
GenresSouthern rock, country
Occupation(s)Singer
InstrumentsVocals
Years active1976–present
Associated actsThe Johnny Van Zant Band, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Van Zant, .38 Special

John Roy "Johnny" Van Zant (born February 27, 1959) is an American musician. He is the lead vocalist of the band Lynyrd Skynyrd.[1]

Van Zant was born in Jacksonville, Florida. He is the younger brother of the late Lynyrd Skynyrd co-founder and former lead vocalist Ronnie Van Zant, and of the .38 Special founder, Donnie Van Zant.

Discography[change | change source]

Lynyrd Skynyrd[change | change source]

Studio albums
  • Lynyrd Skynyrd 1991 (1991)
  • The Last Rebel (1993)
  • Twenty (1997)
  • Edge of Forever (1999)
  • Vicious Cycle (2003)
  • God and Guns (2009)
  • Last of a Dyin' Breed (2012)

Van Zant[change | change source]

  1. Van Zant (1985) (Geffen Records)
  2. Brother to Brother (February 24, 1998) (CMC International)
  3. Van Zant II (March 6, 2001) (CMC International)
  4. Get Right with the Man (May 10, 2005) (Columbia Nashville)

References[change | change source]

  1. "Update: Johnny Van Zant on the mend". KSHE-95. 12 July 2016. Retrieved 15 October 2016.

Other websites[change | change source]