Levon Helm

Levon Helm

Born May 26, 1940
  • Record producer, Drummer, Songwriter, Actor, Singer, Musician
Mark Lavon "Levon" Helm was an American rock musician and actor who achieved fame as the drummer and frequent lead and backing vocalist for The Band. Helm was known for his deeply soulful, country-accented voice, multi-instrumental ability, and creative drumming style highlighted on many of The Band...

Levon Helm Stats


: Mark Lavon Helm, Helm, Levon, Mark Lavon "Levon" Helm, The Band, The RCO All-Stars


: Record producer, Drummer, Songwriter, Actor, Singer, Musician


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: May 26, 1940 - Apr 19, 2012 (71 years old)

Place of Birth

: Elaine

Date of Death

: Apr 19, 2012

Place of Death

: New York City

Cause of Death

: Cancer | Cancer of the larynx

Levon Helm Film Roles

  1. Coal Miner's Daughter
    Ted Webb
  2. Fire Down Below
  3. The Right Stuff
    Jack Ridley
  4. Shooter
    Mr. Rate
  5. End of the Line
  6. Smooth Talk
  7. The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada
    Old Man with Radio
    The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada
  8. In the Electric Mist
    John Bell Hood
  9. The Life and Hard Times of Guy Terrifico
  10. Man Outside

Levon Helm Film Appearances

  1. Festival Express
  2. Ain't in It for My Health: A Film about Levon Helm
  3. The Last Waltz
    The Last Waltz
  4. Lightning in a Bottle
  5. Norah Jones and the Handsome Band: Live in 2004

Levon Helm TV Guest Roles

  1. Daniel Radcliffe, Veronika Part, Levon Helm, a Top Ten List presented by Bruno
  2. Co-hosts: Sissy Spacek and Levon Helm
  3. Broderick Crawford/Dr. John, The Meters
  4. Norm Macdonald, Gordon Ramsay, Levon Helm

Levon Helm Albums

  1. American Son
  2. And The RCO All-Stars
  3. The Ties That Bind: The Best of... 1975-1996
  4. Dirt Farmer
  5. Midnight Ramble Sessions, Volume 1
  6. Midnight Ramble Sessions, Volume 2
  7. Electric Dirt
  8. Ramble at the Ryman
    Ramble at the Ryman
  9. Levon Helm