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Glenn Frey

Musician
Male
Born Nov 6, 1948
Age 67
Hometown Gangland
Death Place The City of New York
Other Names Glenn Lewis Frey

Glenn Lewis Frey is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and actor, best known as a founding member of the Eagles. Frey formed the Eagles after he met drummer Don Henley in 1970 and the two eventually joined Linda Ronstadt's backup band for her summer tour. The Eagles formed in 1971 and released their debut album in 1972. Glenn Frey played guitar with the Eagles as well as piano and keyboards, and shared lead vocals with Don Henley.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1948 Birth Born on November 6, 1948.

TEENAGE

1968 19 Years Old His first professional recording experience was performing acoustic guitar and background vocals on Bob Seger's Ramblin' Gamblin' Man in 1968. … Read More

TWENTIES

1969 20 Years Old Frey then moved to Los Angeles to follow a girlfriend who was an aspiring singer. His first recording as a musical writer was while fronting Longbranch Pennywhistle, a duo with J. D. Souther, in 1969. … Read More
1971 22 Years Old 1 More Event
…  The Eagles formed in 1971 and released their debut album in 1972. Glenn Frey played guitar with the Eagles as well as piano and keyboards, and shared lead vocals with Don Henley. The Eagles broke up in 1980 after becoming one of the most successful bands of all time. … Read More

THIRTIES

1980 31 Years Old 1 More Event
After the breakup of the Eagles in 1980, Frey embarked on a successful solo career.
1982 33 Years Old He released his debut album in 1982 and went on to record Top 40 hits "The One You Love", "Smuggler's Blues", "Sexy Girl", "The Heat Is On", and "You Belong to the City". … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2012 63 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2012 on the Tavis Smiley Show, Frey told Smiley, "When the Eagles broke up, people used to ask me and Don, "When are the Eagles getting back together?' We used to answer, 'When Hell freezes over.' … Read More
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