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McKeown in 2010
|Birth name||Leslie Richard McKeown|
|Born||12 November 1955|
|Died||20 April 2021(aged 65)|
|Associated acts||Bay City Rollers|
Leslie Richard McKeown (12 November 1955 – 20 April 2021) was a Scottish pop singer. He was the lead singer of the Bay City Rollers during the 1970s.
McKeown died at his home on 20 April 2021, aged 65.
References[change | change source]
- "Les McKeown, frontman of the Bay City Rollers, darlings of 1970s teenyboppers whose hits included Bye, Bye, Baby and Give a Little Love – obituary". The Daily Telegraph. London. 22 April 2021. Retrieved 23 April 2021. (subscription required)
- Sullivan, Caroline (23 April 2021). "Les McKeown obituary". The Guardian. London. Retrieved 23 April 2021.
- Jack Aitchison (22 April 2021). "Les McKeown, Bay City Rollers star, dead aged 65 as family pay tribute". The Herald.
Bibliography[change | change source]
- Stambler, Irwin, Encyclopedia of Pop, Rock & Soul. 1974. St. Martin's Press, Inc., New York, N.Y. ISBN 0-312-02573-4
- Shang-a-lang: Life as an International Pop Idol Les McKeown, Lynne Elliott, Irvine Welsh, 2003 ISBN 1-84018-651-8
Other websites[change | change source]
- Les McKeown discography at Discogs