Roy Head

Biography

1 September 1941, Three Rivers, Texas, USA. This respected performer first formed his group, the Traits, in 1958, after moving to San Marcos. The line-up included Jerry Gibson (drums), who later played with Sly And The Family Stone. Head recorded for several local labels, often under the supervision of famed Texas producer Huey P. Meaux, but it was not until 1965 that he had a national hit when ‘Treat Her Right’ reached number 2 on both the US pop and R&B charts. This irresistible... Read more

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blue-eyed soul
bands with the suffix head in them
country
pop-soul
americana
funk
rock and roll
50's
texas
texan
all
traditional country
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