Lee Hays

Lee Hays (March 14, 1914 – August 26, 1981) was an American folk-singer and songwriter, best known for singing bass with The Weavers. Throughout his life, he was concerned with overcoming racism, inequality, and violence in society. He wrote or co-wrote "Wasn't That a Time?", "If I Had a Hammer", and "Kisses Sweeter than Wine", which became Weavers' staples. He also familiarized audiences with songs of the 1930s labor movement, such as "We Shall Not Be Moved".

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Vorname:Lee
Geburtsdatum:14.03.1914 (♓ Fische)
Geburtsort:Little Rock
Sterbedatum:26.08.1981
Sterbeort:Croton-on-Hudson
Nationalität:Vereinigte Staaten
Geschlecht:♂männlich
Berufe:Sänger, Songschreiber, Singer-Songwriter,
Mitgliedschaft:The Weavers, The Almanac Singers,

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LCNAF:n85376991
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IMDB:nm0371630
Datenstand: 09.03.2021 03:14:52Uhr