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Danny Chauncey

Danny Chauncey Fast Facts
Birthday ***, 1956
Place of Birth San Francisco, California
Age 64 years old
Zodiac Sign Gemini
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Daniel Smith "Danny" Chauncey is an American rock guitarist. He is best known for being a member of the Southern rock band 38 Special from 1987 to 2019. The band, which started as a Southern rock band and switched to a more straight-ahead rock sound, had several hit singles between 1981 and 1991. Chauncey was born in San Francisco, California and raised in Alameda County, California, where he attended Alameda High School. His first instrument was a Stella 6-string cowboy guitar. His first electric was red Gibson SG with a Fender 50w Super Reverb. In the early and mid-1970s, Chauncey was a member of the Bay Area rock group Mistress. In 1977 the group recorded a self-titled album for RSO records which was released two years later, shortly before Mistress disbanded. The album includes a cover version of Neil Young's "Cinnamon Girl". Before replacing Don Barnes.

Birth name Daniel Smith Chauncey
Born June 19, 1956, San Francisco, California, U.S.
Genres Southern rock
Occupation(s) Songwriter, Guitarist
Years active 1981 – present
Associated acts 38 Special, Billy Satellite, Mistress

About Danny Chauncey

Guitarist known for his work with a Southern rock band called 38 Special. He joined the band, which was popular during the 1980s and 1990s, in 1987.

Danny Chauncey before fame

He attended Alameda High School in California. Before joining 38 Special, he performed with a band called Billy Satellite.

Achievement of Danny Chauncey

He co-wrote the song "I Wanna Go Back," which became a hit for Eddie Money.

Danny Chauncey family life

He married Kelly Conolty.

Associations of Danny Chauncey

He and guitarist Don Barnes were both members of 38 Special.

Top Facts You Did Not Know About Danny Chauncey

  • 38 Special (band) members

Latest information about Danny Chauncey updated on June 07 2021.