Townes Van Zandt

Born Mar 7, 1944
  • Songwriter, Singer, Musician, Record producer, Singer-songwriter, Poet, Film Score Composer
John Townes Van Zandt, best known as Townes Van Zandt, was an American singer-songwriter. Many of his songs, including "If I Needed You" and "To Live Is to Fly", are considered standards of their genre. While alive, Van Zandt had a small and devoted fanbase, but he never had a successful album or si...

Townes Van Zandt Stats

Nickname

: Van Zandt, Townes, John Townes Van Zandt

Profession

: Songwriter, Singer, Musician, Record producer, Singer-songwriter, Poet, Film Score Composer

Nationality

: United States of America

Date of Birth

: Mar 7, 1944 - Jan 1, 1997 (52 years old)

Place of Birth

: Fort Worth

Date of Death

: Jan 1, 1997

Place of Death

: Smyrna

Cause of Death

: Myocardial infarction
Appearances

Townes Van Zandt Film Roles

  1. Townes Van Zandt: Houston 1988: A Private Concert

Townes Van Zandt Film Appearances

  1. For the Sake of the Song: The Story of Anderson Fair
  2. Be Here to Love Me
  3. Heartworn Highways
    Heartworn Highways

Townes Van Zandt TV Guest Roles

  1. Townes Van Zandt followed by Clifton Chenier

Townes Van Zandt Albums

  1. Delta Momma Blues
  2. Documentary
  3. Be Here to Love Me
  4. A Far Cry From Dead
  5. Absolutely Nothing
  6. Acoustic Blue
  7. Anthology 1968-1979
  8. At My Window
  9. Flyin' Shoes
  10. For the Sake of the Song