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Ronnie Hawkins, born January 10, 1935 in Huntsville, Arkansas, United States, is a pioneering rock and roll musician and cousin to fellow rockabilly pioneer Dale Hawkins. Known as "Rompin' Ronnie" Hawkins or "The Hawk," he was a key player in the 1960s rock scene in Toronto and for the next 40 years, performed all over North America, recording more than twenty-five albums. His best-known hits are "Forty Days" and "Mary Lou" (about the song narrator's experiences with a golddigging… read more

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  • one of the (largely) forgotten greats . .
  • http://www.last.fm/music/Ronnie+Hawkins/+images/45156615
  • Amazing interpreter! Lively and sensual.
  • Thanks, last.fm, for reintroducing me to "The Hawk."
  • stunningly funny and awesome radio interview with Ronnie for BBC unavailable on Listen Again :( ... man, this guy has lived the life
  • What's up with the clowns tagging Ronnie Hawkins?

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