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About Levon Helm
Levon Helm was an American musician who is best known for his association with the roots rock group The Band until their last performance in 1976. Although capable of playing multiple instruments, Helm was most notable for his easily recognizable vocals and creative style when helming the drums for the band.
As a solo artist, Helm released six studio albums, the most notable of which are the Grammy Award-winning Dirt Farmer (2007) and Electric Dirt (2009); one of his six live albums, Ramble at the Ryman (2011), also won a Grammy Award.
After The Band’s final act in 1976, Helm forayed into acting. Some of the films he appeared in include the biographical Coal Miner's Daughter (1980), the epic drama The Right Stuff (1983), and the conspiracy action thriller Shooter (2007).
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Famous quotes by Levon Helm
Dad and mom would have preferred that I be a doctor, a lawyer, a scientist, or a great humanitarian.Levon Helm
Drums just always sounded like the most fun part of that good music for me.Levon Helm
I never subscribe to the stay-at-home policy. I'm not sick of the road or sick of eating in good restaurants around the country. I like to travel.Levon Helm
If you pour some music on whatever's wrong, it'll sure help out.Levon Helm
My dad and I played music. He teaches me a song or two every time I'm home.Levon Helm
We all love musical architecture there's no doubt about that.Levon Helm
We're all dealt with the same hand here, so to speak. I feel like I've had it a lot better than most people. I've had the opportunity to travel and play music all my life.Levon Helm
Levon Helm's Popularity
Levon Helm was a famous American musician and actor, who was born on May 26, 1940. As a person born on this date, Levon Helm is listed in our database as the 1st most popular celebrity for the day (May 26) and the 26th most popular for the year (1940).
People born on May 26 fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins. Levon Helm is the 581st most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Levon Helm's birthday, Levon Helm is the 3651st most famous American.
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